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...



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).


Warm welcome for Graham Evans MP, new Chairman of APPBG

Commenting on the election of Graham Evans MP as Chairman of the Al...


BBPA releases new Stats Handbook – UK alcohol consumption remains stable, 18 per cent down on 2004 peak

The BBPA has today published its Annual Statistical Handbook 2016, ...


Policing & Crime Bill - BBPA comments on new Late Night Levy and CIPs amendments

Commenting on the Government’s decision to make changes to the Late...


BBPA relaunches campaign to help licensees and customers understand laws around serving drunks

The British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) has today relaunched a po...


All-Party Parliamentary Beer Group – huge praise and thanks for Chairman Andrew Griffiths as he steps down

BBPA Chief Executive Brigid Simmonds has paid tribute to the extrao...


Licensing Act 2003 - period of stability called for in Lords Inquiry

Greater stability in the licensing system has been called for in a ...


Britain’s best beer garden competition - get your entries in!

With just days to go until the closing deadline, the BBPA is urging...


BBPA comments on tourism action plan and funding announcement

Commenting on today’s announcement of tourism funding and tourism a...


BBPA responds to Government response to public consultation into revised CMO guidelines

BBPA Chief Executive, Brigid Simmonds, has commented on the Governm...

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