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22/11/17

Budget 2017 – Chancellor’s beer duty freeze a boost for British beer and pubs

Responding to the Chancellor’s Budget speech, BBPA Chief Executive Brigid Simmonds said: “The Chancellor’s decision to freeze beer duty and cancel his planned rise is an early Christmas present for beer drinkers and pubgoers worth £117 million this year and in subsequent years. It will secure over 3,000 jobs in pubs and the wider beer supply chain that would otherwise have been lost. This real-terms duty cut shows he has listened to our campaign and the concerns of pubs and pubgoers, and a...
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05/05/17

Election 2017 – BBPA manifesto urges all parties to back policies for unlocking growth and investment in British beer and pubs

With the general election just weeks away, the British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) has published a manifesto for the brewing and pub industry outlining its...

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23/11/15

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).

12/01/18

BREF - Brewers' Research & Education Fund opens for applications for 2018

A major grants fund that provides funding for scientific research a...

11/01/18

BBPA comments on 25-year plan for environment

BBPA Chief Executive Brigid Simmonds: “I welcome today's announc...

11/01/18

BBPA welcomes new ‘Agent of Change’ Bill introduced in Parliament to protect pubs and other venues

The BBPA has welcomed the publication of the ‘Agent of Change’ Bill...

08/01/18

BBPA welcomes consultation on extended pub hours for Royal Wedding

The BBPA has welcomed the Government’s decision to consult on exten...

21/12/17

Welcome for US beer tax cuts

Significant cuts in US beer duty will save British beer exporters £...

15/12/17

BBPA comments on PCA’s compliance handbook

Commenting on today’s publication of a regulatory compliance handbo...

15/12/17

BBPA comments on report from Jo Cox Foundation on loneliness

BBPA Chief Executive Brigid Simmonds, comments: “This is very we...

15/12/17

Royal Wedding - BBPA calls for extra pub hours

With the Royal Wedding announced for Saturday, 19th May, the Britis...

14/12/17

Looking to the future, with the right policies for beer and pubs - Christmas reception in Parliament

Mike Wood, Chairman of the All Party Parliamentary Beer group, welc...

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