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).


SUSTAIN partnership – great start to 2015, as membership rises from five to 14

Nine new members have formally signed up to the BBPA-operated SUSTAIN waste packaging compliance scheme


Brewing Green 2014 – more progress from beer and pub sector

The UK brewing sector has made further improvements in the past year on its efforts to tackle climate change.


Public Health Responsibility Deal - drinks industry delivers two years early on ‘billion unit pledge’

Britain's brewers have made a huge contribution in delivering reductions in total UK units of alcohol, under the Government’s ‘billion-unit pledge’


TTIP trade talks – BBPA speaks up for level playing field for beer in new CBI report

BBPA Chief Executive Brigid Simmonds features in ‘Five top reasons to support TTIP’


Constructive dialogue needed to promote confidence in pubs legislation, BBPA Chairman Jonathan Neame tells MPs and Peers

BBPA Chairman Jonathan Neame has told MPs that the pub industry rec...


Pub sector – BBPA comments on IEA report

This report is a welcome burst of new and balanced analysis into the debate, by a leading independent think-tank.


Business Rates Relief - BBPA comments on Autumn Statement

BBPA Chief Executive, Brigid Simmonds, comments: I am very pleas...


BBPA welcomes moves on renewal of personal licences

BBPA Chief Executive Brigid Simmonds has welcomed today’s factsheets from the Home Office on personal licences.


Call for action on Business Rates across the brewing and pub industry

The BBPA has assembled a wide coalition of industry bodies calling ...

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