Fraud

‘We are extremely sorry’ — promoters apologise as Prosecco & Balls UK tour axed while hundreds demand refunds

The organisers of a club night promising free-flowing Prosecco and a giant ball pit have apologised after a string of last-minute cancellations led to customers calling the police and demanding refunds.

10 stories that our readers couldn’t resist

We round up the week’s most irresistible articles on the drinks business including 10 grape myths and legends and a fortunate feline saved from certain death by a bottle of vodka. 

Fraud scandal rocks France’s leading bulk bottler

One of France's biggest bulk bottlers, Raphaël Michel, is at the centre of a serious wine scandal following the arrest of its chairman on fraud charges this June.

Fraud squad investigates Prosecco & Balls UK tour as revellers demand refunds

People who bought tickets to a highly-publicised UK tour of a Prosecco ball pit have been left out-of-pocket after a series of unexplained cancellations.

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