CAMRA

‘Make Mine a Pint’, CAMRA Tells Government

The Campaign for Real Ale is arguing that return of the Crown mark on pint glasses should be matched with a change in the law to make sure drinkers always get a full pint of beer at the bar. At the moment a pint of beer isn’t defined in law…


CAMRA wants fairer business rates for local pubs

Consumer group the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) is urging the Government to radically reform the Business Rates system in England to make it fairer for local pubs. With the beer and pubs industry still rebuilding from COVID-19, fundamental changes to the Business Rates system are needed if pubs are…


Pubs APPG launches ground-breaking report

The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Pubs (Pubs APPG) has launched its ground-breaking ‘Raising the Bar’ report, which aims to quantify the effect of the pandemic on pubs and the people who run them and identify opportunities to create a thriving pub sector The Inquiry received over 15,000 responses from publicans,…


Pubs allowed to open indoors from 17th May

Many pubs do not have the outdoor space to make opening outdoors commercially viable so, for a lot of pubs this will begin the long road to recovery as they start rebuilding their businesses The BII welcomed the Prime Minister’s confirmation this afternoon that we can now move to Step…


Cask is BACK, so back CASK

Beer drinkers returning to pubs can finally get a taste of fresh cask beer Sales of hand-pulled cask beer have been hit hard by Coronavirus restrictions – with sales of this fresh British beer down 70% over the last twelve months – but a new campaign is seeking to reverse…