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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).

10/03/17

Southwark – Concern over blanket ‘Article 4’ directions

Brigid Simmonds comments: "We certainly want to see as many thri...

10/03/17

Scottish Beer & Pub Association launches economic report at Holyrood – Almost 60,000 jobs reliant on industry in Scotland

A new report by economic experts Oxford Economics (OE), commissione...

09/03/17

Hackney – Late Night levy would damage local businesses, says BBPA

The BBPA Chief Executive, Brigid Simmonds, has expressed disappoint...

08/03/17

Budget 2017 – new pub specific rates relief welcome, but beer tax hike hugely damaging to British brewers, pubs and pubgoers

Commenting on today’s Budget, BBPA Chief Executive Brigid Simmonds,...

08/03/17

A thank you for International Women Day

To mark international Women’s Day, the British Beer & Pub Associati...

08/03/17

Budget 2017 – clarity on 3.9 per cent (£130 million) beer duty rise

The British Beer & Pub Association has issued a statement clarifyin...

08/03/17

Budget 2017 – welcome for win over business rates appeals

In the Budget today, the BBPA has welcomed an announcement that the...

06/03/17

British beer exports up - BBPA calls on Chancellor to back British beer in the Budget

British brewers are raising a glass to a sharp, six per cent rise i...

06/03/17

#cutbeertax - BBPA secures leading letter in today's Daily Telegraph newspaper

BBPA members have secured the leading letter in a national newspape...

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