Standing up for the Streatham Pint

 

Streatham MP Chuka Umunna, who leads Labour’s Shadow Business team, has spoken about the need to support local pubs given the vital contribution they make to both community life and the local economy.

Chuka, seen here visiting The Five Bells pub on Streatham High Road, leads Labour’s efforts to support the British pub industry. Visitng The Five Bells Chuka talked to staff about Labour’s proposals to help pubs. Labour’s proposals aim to help small business owners running pubs and include the introduction of a statutory code to reform the relationship between large pub companies and thier tenants.