Cheers George! A positive Budget for brewers

THE brewing industry is celebrating after a number of measures were announced by George Osborne which should benefit the industry.

He announced the scrapping of the beer duty escalator which was predicated on an annual 2% increase above inflation, a move that industry analysts believe could save more than 10,000 jobs, mostly in Britain’s pubs.

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He also announced a penny off a pint which - in the sense ... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...