Cheers, George!

Huge cheer for beer, as brewers and pubs celebrate further duty CUT!!

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The impact of beer and pubs

New figures for every Parliamentary constituency and local authority area

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How many units
in your drink?

For those unsure
how many units
are in their drink,
help is at hand

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Better Rates for Pubs

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united industry
campaign on Pub
Business Rates

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To us, the glass is always half full

Find out how our new helpline adds to the support you already offer your staff.

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UK Pub Industry
Framework Code

Version Six Published

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It’s Better Down The Pub

A new national consumer campaign created to celebrate Britain’s passion for pubs.

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BBPA calls for changes to Government proposals on licensing fees

Government plans to change the way licensing fees are calculated for pubs, bars and nightclubs by local councils could result in huge new bills for small local pubs, according to the British Beer & Pub Association, in its response to a Government consultation, which closed this week.


Huge thanks to BBPA Midlands Secretary, Richard Matthews, on his retirement

British Beer & Pub Association Midlands Regional Secretary Richard Matthews has retired after 11 years in the post and 35 years in the industry.


Finalists announced for BBPA sponsored VisitEngland Awards for Excellence Tourism Pub Award

VisitEngland has today announced the finalists for their Awards for Excellence 2014. Among the categories is the British Beer & Pub Association sponsored Tourism Pub category.


Britain’s beer remains among the highest taxed in Europe.

Industry Framework Code

Governs the business relationship in operating tied public houses.

The Beer Story

The truth behind beer and it's importance to the UK

Better Rates for Pubs

Get involved with the campaign on Pub Business Rates

The Beer Academy

To enlighten, educate and enthuse about all aspects of beer.

Pub Games

Games have long been an integral part of what makes a pub

Fuller Smith & Turner PLC

Fuller Smith & Turner PLC is London's last remaining traditional family brewer.

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Total beer sales (,000 barrels)

45,000 39,000 33,000 27,000 21,000 15,000 9,000
  • Q4/2008
  • Q4/2012
  • Q4/2013
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Price of a pint Tax in pence

£3.00 £2.70 £2.40 £2.10 £1.80 £1.50 £1.20 £0.90 £0.60
  • 62p 2003
  • 70p 2007
  • 98p 2012
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