Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Tag: Spring Budget

Adventure Island owner slams Budget ‘politics’

Coinslot - Philip Miller Adventure Island Spring Budget
Philip Miller, owner of Adventure Island amusement park, has spoken out to the Southend Echo about taking politics out of the Spring Budget.   The owner of Southend’s Adventure Island amusement park has dismissed last week’s Budget as the “same old story” and has called on chancellor Philip Hammond to give businesses greater input. Philip Miller OBE said the fallout from the...

Tory budget offers scant relief in face of pint price hike

Coinslot - Budget relief pint price hike
Philip Hammond’s spring budget has offered the British pub industry a small level of rate reliefs whilst hiking up the alcohol duty in a move that could add a £125m to the cost base of pubs.   The UK Government’s spring budget has offered a mixed result for the British pub industry, with underwhelming rate relief measures being offered in an...

Mike Cherry: SME’s mean business on rates

Coinslot - Mike Cherry Budget
Mike Cherry, national chairman of the federation of small businesses, has hit out at the government over the divisive issue of business rates - challenging the Chancellor to deliver action in his upcoming Spring Budget.   Cherry explained: The business rates system is an unfair, regressive tax which hits small firms before they’ve had the chance to make their first £1...