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The WSTA welcomes media enquiries on all industry issues. We have statistics on UK wine imports and tax in the Facts and Figures section of our website. Briefings on industry activities and WSTA policies are available via the Policy section of the site.

For all press enquiries please contact Lucy Panton, Director of Communication


December

Christmas prices to soar under Government plans

Challenging times for wines and spirits market

November

WSTA Response to Government Consultation on the Alcohol Strategy

Minimum unit pricing attacked from all sides

Drinks industry must champion the positives, says WSTA boss

October

WSTA calls for fundamental rethink on alcohol strategy consultation

September

WSTA urges full consultation on minimum unit pricing

Industry leaders in WSTA Conference debate

Bulgaria objects to Minimum Unit Pricing

Royal Jubilee sees increase in sales of Gin and Sparkling wine

August

Leading economist heads WSTA Conference line-up

July

WSTA response to Health Select Committee Report

June

Wine and spirit prices rise well above inflation

May

WSTA responds to Minimum Unit Pricing Bill

WSTA hosts Canadian trade delegation

Wine still favourite as consumers tighten their belts

April

Training and a tough approach to tackle alcohol-related anti-social behaviour in Great Yarmouth

March

WSTA response to Government's Alcohol Strategy

Budget Forces Further Price Rises

Wine and spirit sales down as consumers feel the pinch

February

WSTA Response to Prime Minister's statement on alcohol misuse

WSTA: Scrap alcohol tax hike to give businesses an Olympic boost

How many units in your drink? – Consumer campaign launched

London 2012 Games - is your business ready?

January

WSTA Trade Diary app now available on Android

WSTA comment on Science and Technology Select Committee Alcohol Guidelines Report

Twitter @wstauk

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