The UK drinks trade has delivered on a promise to improve health labelling of alcohol, but missed its overall target by a mere 0.7%.
English wine producer Hush Heath Estate has introduced a “more approachable” range to help broaden the appeal of English sparkling wine.
Only men are at risk of driving under the influence and it is a woman’s responsibility to prevent it, the UK’s first drink driving advert appeared to suggest.
A teacher’s job application was rejected point blank due to the “alcoholism nature” of her “kind”, referring to the woman’s Irish heritage.
A UK pub chain has said it is “extremely sorry” for any offence caused after it banned certain staff from wearing poppies at work.
Business secretary Vince Cable has voiced his concerns about Tesco’s £263 million financial scandal, calling for a comprehensive review of the company’s practices.
UK-based distiller Stock Spirits has issued a profit warning after a 15% alcohol duty hike in its main market of Poland created a “very tough” trading environment.
For the curious imbiber London is a wonderland of watering holes, from the tastefully discrete to the beautifully bizarre.
London brewery Meantime has released a beer made with hops grown on the banks of the river Thames.
A pub that was once a favourite of the Duchess of Cambridge is facing closure, highlighting the continued plight of UK pubs.
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