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22/11/17

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...
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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).

08/08/17

55 per cent think UK beer duty too high – Brigid Simmonds comments

Commenting on today’s survey from YouGov for CAMRA (Campaign for Re...

07/08/17

Pub code legislation not the answer for Scottish pubs – SBPA hits back in Scotsman online column

Pub Code legislation, via the proposed Bibby Bill, is not the right...

07/08/17

Huge welcome for CAMRA call for £5K Business Rates relief for pubs

On the eve of the Great British Beer Festival, BBPA Chief Executive...

04/08/17

Annual Dinner & Awards 2017 – BBPA announces awards categories, entries now open

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

04/08/17

Parliamentary Pub Chef of the Year Competition Takes Off

Following the huge success of the British Beer & Pub Association Pa...

04/08/17

BBPA publishes updated guide on drugs and pubs

The BBPA has now published an updated guide for licensees on the la...

03/08/17

Brewers’ Research and Education Fund applications approved, with £82K of new funding

The Court meeting of the Worshipful Company of Brewers has approved...

27/07/17

Brexit - BBPA welcomes Migration Advisory Committee review on post-Brexit skills needs

Commenting on today’s opinion piece in the FT by Amber Rudd – ‘A po...

26/07/17

Portsmouth – welcome changes to new licensing policy after BBPA representations

Portsmouth City Council has made some positive changes to its new l...

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