Saturday, September 26, 2020

Tag: beer duty

Double whammy could force closure of independents

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The Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) has described the Chancellor’s decision to collect March’s Beer Duty payments as a ‘huge blow for the UK’s small independent brewers’ and incredibly disappointing.

BBA petitions Government to cut beer duty

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Ahead of the Autumn Budget, the British Beer Alliance has handed the Government a 208,022-signature petition demanding a cut to beer duty, with six..

Simmonds comments on public concern over beer duty

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BBPA Chief Executive, Brigid Simmonds, has expressed her views on a recent survey from YouGov for CAMRA which shows the public’s concerns over beer duty. The research, carried out by YouGov has found that 55% of people who expressed an opinion believe beer duty is too high at 54p per pint. Commenting on the survey from YouGov for CAMRA (Campaign for...

Sales of British beer fall by one percent in 2016

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A one percent fall in the sales of British beer during last year has provoked calls for one penny cut in duties.   Sales of British beer fell by one percent in 2016, prompting renewed calls from the industry for a one penny cut in duties. The decrease amounts to 78m fewer pints being sold compared to the 12 months prior. However,...