UK

Jancis Robinson to launch wine glass ‘in response to an everyday frustration’

At her home in London this evening, Jancis Robinson MW is to officially unveil her own wine glass, which has been created “in response to an everyday frustration”.

On this day 1965…drink drive limit announced

On this day in 1965 the UK government announced its intention to introduce a drink drive limit in order to improve road safety.

Wine and spirit duty freeze boosts UK Treasury by £67m

A freeze on alcohol duty in last November’s Budget has resulted in revenues for the UK Treasury rising by £67 million in just four months, according to the Wine and Spirit Trade Association.

Fresh charges filed against Vijay Mallya

The pressure is mounting on the beleaguered Vijay Mallya, the former head of India's United Spirits, with India's Enforcement Directorate filing fresh charges accusing him of defrauding a consortium of banks out of a further £450 million.

Joe Fattorini to join FMV

May 24th, 2018

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