British Beer & Pub Association

Down: on-trade beer volume sales continued to decline

Pub beer sales down 2.9%

By Liam Coleman

More than 100,000 fewer barrels of beer were sold in pubs in the final months of 2016 compared to the year before, while off-trade beer sales continued to rise, according to figures from the British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA).

The SBDRC has called on the Government to review the small breweries relief scheme

Breweries unite for small beer relief reform

By Sara Hussein

Small and medium-sized breweries have called on the Government to review the small breweries’ relief (SBR) scheme to ensure a “vibrant and sustainable” future for the brewing industry.

Research: Majority of pub staff are female

Research

Research: Majority of pub staff are female

By Oli Gross

More than half of pub staff are female, and there are 1,380 more breweries than there were in 2010, according to latest figures published by the British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA).

Brexit could make chef recruitment woes even worse

CHEF SHORTAGE

Brexit could make chef recruitment woes even worse

By Daniel Woolfson

A British exit from the European Union could further exacerbate the shortage of skilled chefs faced by the country’s hospitality industry, a leading recruiter has warned.

Young chef contestant Robert Yuill explains his recipe to judge Paul Dickinson

Pub chefs face off in parliamentary award finals

By Daniel Woolfson

Pub chef finalists in the British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) and All-Party Parliamentary Beer Group’s Parliamentary Pub Chef awards faced off in a tense cook-off.

The award was first launched in September

Nominations due for new pub chef awards

By Nicholas Robinson

Members of Parliament are preparing to nominate the UK’s best pub chefs for the recently launched British Beer & Pub Association and All Party Parliamentary Beer Group’s Parliamentary Pub Chef and Young Pub Chef of the Year awards.

Time to pay more than just respect to workers

National Living Wage

Time to pay more than just respect to workers

By Ed Bedington

The thorny issue of wages is rarely out of the headlines these days. But before we dive into the debate head first, I would urge caution.

Despite the fact total alcohol consumption fell, beer's share of the market rose by 1%

Alcohol consumption falls by 18% in a decade

By James Wallin, M&C Report

The latest figures show alcohol consumption fell again in 2014 – for the eighth year in the past 10 – while beer increased its share of the market.

BrewDog set for keynote summit talk

Beer Innovation Summit

BrewDog set for keynote summit talk

By Mike Berry

BrewDog has been revealed as a keynote speaker at next month’s Beer Innovation Summit, organised by the Publican’s Morning Advertiser.