Get involved in our efforts to #cutbeertax!

Social media graphics and animations to support this year’s #cutbeertax campaign for Budget 2017 are now available for all to use. Each message has an accompanying shareable static image, and in some cases short animations that can be accessed by clicking the “download creative” button on each slide. The BBPA has also set up a dedicated DropBox folder where various versions for Twitter, Facebook or Instagram can be downloaded directly. The slides are divided into a series of groups; ...


VisitEngland and the British Beer and Pub Association Launch New Quality Scheme for Pubs

VisitEngland today announces the launch of a new scheme, developed in partnership with the British Beer and Pub Association.



Pubs carrying huge tax burden from business rates, new report shows

Britain’s pubs carry one of the heaviest tax burdens in the UK economy, says a new report from Oxford Economics for the British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA).


Business Rates - Brigid Simmonds welcomes review of transitional relief and reiterates call for wider pub reforms

Brigid Simmonds, BBPA Chief Executive, comments: “There is a hu...


Business Rates – SBPA welcomes cap, which should save pubs £6 million

The Scottish Beer and Pub Association has welcomed the one year cap...


Beer sales down in 2016 – penny off a pint in the Budget would safeguard jobs and pubs, says BBPA

Sales of British beer fell by one per cent in 2016, prompting renew...


Business Rates - Brigid Simmonds' lead letter in The Times

BBPA Chief Executive Brigid Simmonds has the lead letter in The Tim...


MPs from the North West show their support for beer and pubs at BBPA Parliamentary event

The British Beer & Pub Association last night held its first ever N...


Brexit White Paper – statement from the BBPA

Commenting on the publication of the Government’s White Paper on ex...


Joint industry event on recruitment & retention sets out opportunities and challenges

The British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA), in association with the ...


New BBPA guidance on accessibility, helping pubs to welcome all those with access needs

The BBPA has published updated guidance for pubs to help licensees ...


Local Alcohol Action Areas – BBPA welcomes phase two

The BBPA has welcomed the second round of the Home Office’s Local A...

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