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Monday 30 March 2015

CAMRA

Osborne to cut beer duty in UK budget

The Chancellor George Osborne will “definitely” cut duty on beer for the third year in a row when he announces the UK Budget later this month, according to reports.

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015 No Comments »

Labour pledges strong support for pubs

The Labour party has “out-Ukipped” UKIP, with five-times as many of its election candidates pledging support for community pubs than its famously beer-loving rivals.

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015 1 Comment »

One Direction ousts beer and cider festival

One Direction has forced the Campaign for Real Ale to cancel its annual beer and cider festival in Wales after booking a last minute gig on the same day in Cardiff.

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 No Comments »

One thousand pubs saved by beer tax cuts

CAMRA has strengthened its calls for a beer tax cut “hat-trick” as new research reveals that more than 1,000 pubs have been saved by two previous cuts.

Monday, February 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

CAMRA urges action to save UK pubs

CAMRA has repeated calls for the UK government to help save the UK pub industry, after figures released today revealed 29 pubs are closing every week.

Friday, January 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 UK micro-pubs

With craft beer becoming evermore popular micro-pubs are springing up across the country, offering punters a choice of pint-sized pubs to sup local brews.

Friday, January 2nd, 2015 2 Comments »

Camra slams planning loopholes

CAMRA has announced that 600 pubs are now listed as having community value, but says the government is not doing enough to protect public houses.

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014 1 Comment »

Pub trade welcomes business rate relief

The UK pub trade has welcomed proposals put forward by the Chancellor in his autumn statement to cut business rates for small businesses, including pubs.

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Villagers storm Co-op in defence of pub

Dozens of villagers staged a supermarket “booze-in” in protest against plans for a 200-year-old pub to be turned into a Co-op.

Friday, November 14th, 2014 No Comments »

Locals fight to save Duchess’s favourite pub

A pub that was once a favourite of the Duchess of Cambridge is facing closure, highlighting the continued plight of UK pubs.

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 1 Comment »

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