As noted earlier, the pub trade in Northern Ireland as a whole is struggling with an eye-watering number of closures, draconian licensing laws and now business rates figures have been released.

And the percentage increases are really quite something

Sunflower – 563% rise (£7.5k-£50k)
Henry’s – 318%+ (£37k-£155k)
Lux – 213%+ (£64k-£200k)
The Harp Bar – 167%+ (£135k-£360k)
Duke of York – 116%+ (£125k-£270k)
Dirty Onion – 121%+ (£145k-£320k)

Full Details Here