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...


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).


New BBPA Statistical Handbook paints comprehensive picture of the drinks sector

A comprehensive section on taxation shows that the sector remains a...


Prestigious new award launched for Britain’s pub chefs

The British Beer & Pub Association and the All Party Parliamentary ...


BBPA comments on new proposals to cut red tape

Commenting on today's publication of the Enterprise Bill impact ass...


Rugby World Cup – 25 million extra pints to be sold, says BBPA

On the eve of the Rugby World Cup, the British Beer & Pub Associati...


‘Rising to the Challenge’ – BBPA report highlights brewer and pub operator initiatives on responsible retailing

BBPA has published a new report ahead of the first ever Global Beer Responsibility Day


Secure your place at the Pub Goers Conference 2015

Pub and bar operators and on-trade suppliers can now secure their p...


Statistician job with British Beer & Pub Assocation

The British Beer & Pub Association is seeking a Statistician to work in the Policy team.


Rugby World Cup – new BBPA guidance for pubs

With the Rugby World Cup about to begin, the BBPA has produced a new guidance booklet for pubs.


BBPA Industry Awards Entry Deadline Extended

This year’s BBPA Industry Awards take place at our Annual Dinner on...

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