05/11/17

Sharp drop in pub beer sales adds to urgent calls for a beer tax rethink

Sales of beer in Britain’s pubs suffered a worrying, 3.6 per cent drop in the third quarter, the worst Q3 performance for five years. The news has prompted urgent calls for a halt to yet more beer tax rises in the Budget on 22nd November. The figures are released today in the Quarterly ‘Beer Barometer’, from the British Beer & Pub Association. The 3.6 per cent drop in on-trade sales from July to September, represents an astonishing 35 million fewer pints sold in Britain’s pubs, bars and re...
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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).

19/11/17

Budget 2017 – public wants action to help British brewers and pubs, says new YouGov poll

There is huge public support for action to help brewers and pubs in...

10/11/17

Pubs to benefit from new international tourism campaign promoting great walking trails

Hundreds of pubs on and near Britain’s great national trails stand ...

08/11/17

London – welcome for new planning guidance

The BBPA has welcomed recommendations in the new supplementary plan...

07/11/17

Settled status for EU citizens - BBPA comments on more detail provided by Home Office

Brigid Simmonds, Chief Executive, comments: “I hope this will pr...

06/11/17

BBPA comments on Government response to Lords licensing report

The BBPA has today commented on the response by the Government to t...

05/11/17

Sharp drop in pub beer sales adds to urgent calls for a beer tax rethink

Sales of beer in Britain’s pubs suffered a worrying, 3.6 per cent d...

03/11/17

Welcome as Kingston turns away from Late Night Levy

The BBPA has welcomed the decision last night, by the Licensing Com...

01/11/17

Cut beer tax campaign’s big day in Parliament

The campaign for a cut in beer tax in the Budget moved into Parliam...

31/10/17

BBPA comments on pub stakes and prizes consultation

Commenting on the announcement by DCMS of a 12-week consultation on...

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