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).

12/08/16

BBPA publishes guide on what the upcoming changes in business rates mean for the pub industry

With just weeks to go until the publication of new rateable values ...

12/08/16

Machine tie - BBPA clarifies that tie unaffected under new codes for companies with fewer than 500 pubs

The BBPA has moved to correct a report in today’s Coinslot magazine...

02/08/16

National Pubwatch releases new film

National Pubwatch has released its new Challenge 21 film. The film ...

29/07/16

BBPA raises concerns over Camden licensing policy

The British Beer & Pub Association has raised concerns over plans b...

28/07/16

Buoyant British beer sales up 31 million pints in Q2 – Quarterly ‘Beer Barometer’ from the British Beer & Pub Association

Buoyant British beer sales in Q2 shows further signs of reversing a...

20/07/16

Lord Bilimoria welcomes BBPA calls for new Indian visitor visa

Lord Bilimoria, creator of Cobra Beer, has responded to a recent BB...

13/07/16

BBPA announces 2016 Awards

The British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) and Pub & Bar magazine ha...

12/07/16

New Code of Practice for Leased and Tenanted Pubs Published

New codes of practice for leased and tenanted pubs have been publis...

08/07/16

BBPA calls for more frequent revaluations of business rates and new self-assessment model

The British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) has today supported the G...

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