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).

03/02/17

Brexit White Paper – statement from the BBPA

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

03/02/17

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

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

31/01/17

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 ...

30/01/17

Local Alcohol Action Areas – BBPA welcomes phase two

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

27/01/17

Get involved in our efforts to #cutbeertax!

Social media graphics and animations to support this year’s #cutbe...

25/01/17

BBPA comments on latest data relating to Pubs Code Adjudicator enquiries

Brigid Simmonds, Chief Executive, British Beer & Pub Association, h...

25/01/17

Pubs can make the most of water competition from this April, says BBPA

With less than three months to go, the British Beer & Pub Associati...

17/01/17

Brewers' Research & Education Fund open for applications for 2017

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

17/01/17

BBPA responds to Prime Minister May’s Brexit Speech

The BBPA’s Chief Executive, Brigid Simmonds, has this afternoon res...

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