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UK alcohol duty rates to rise with inflation

The Chancellor of the Exchequer has announced that alcohol duties will increase, with inflation, lifting a freeze on beer and spirits duties which had been imposed in 2015.

UK emergency services back drinking restrictions

British police, fire and ambulance services have put pressure on the government to end so-called "24-hour drinking" following a survey by the Institute of Alcohol Studies (IAS).

Government publishes post-Brexit export plans

The government has sought to calm fears over UK trade following Brexit by publishing a template to boost exports of British booze globally.

UK beer exports to China rise by 500%

British beer exports increased by 6% in 2016, according to figures released by HMRC, buoyed by a 500% increase in exports to China, according to the British Beer and Pub Association.

UK plans pubco crackdown

January 9th, 2013

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