Parliament

Victory as UK beer taxes are frozen

The Chancellor George Osborne has today announced a freeze in beer duty in support of brewers, pubs and beer drinkers.

Government spent £70K on wine last year

The UK government splashed out over £70,000 on replenishing its wine cellar last year, with spending up 15% on 2013.

Scottish secretary backs UK duty cut

The Secretary of State for Scotland has lent his support to the SWA's Drop The Duty campaign, which is pushing for a 2% drop in UK alcohol tax.

Arrest as wine stolen from Parliament

Police investigating a wine theft from the Houses of Parliament have arrested a man on the grounds of the Parliamentary estate for burglary and trespassing.

MPs made ‘beer champions’

January 23rd, 2014

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