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07Apr | 2018
2017 was a record breaking year for UK wine releases

HMRC figures show that 3.86 million bottles of sparkling and still wine made in...

21Mar | 2018
WSTA flies the flag in Hong Kong

The aim of the WSTA’s British drinks delegation was to increase awareness of English...

09Mar | 2018
Mother’s Day gin sales expected to soar following a record breaking Christmas

The Wine and Spirit Trade Association’s latest market report shows sales of gin in...

26Feb | 2018
WSTA wins European award for Annual Conference

The Wine and Spirit Trade Association’s award winning Annual Conference was recognised at the...

23Feb | 2018
Sparkling wine sales continue to fizz as Brits break another sales record

A sneak look at the data ahead of the WSTA’s next market report shows...

19Feb | 2018
Boris hears first-hand what UK wine industry needs from Brexit

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson MP toured the UK headquarters of the world’s largest family...

10Feb | 2018
British Gin breaks £500m export barrier

The latest figures from HMRC show that £530 million worth of British gin was...

06Feb | 2018
European wine and spirit trade unite to go head to head with Barnier’s Brexit Taskforce

The Wine and Spirit Trade Association has called on government trade negotiators to remove...

22Jan | 2018
Wine and spirit industry sets out why government must make free trade with Australia and New Zealand a priority

In a submission to the Trade Select Committee last week the WSTA called for...

14Jan | 2018
Gin boom sparks surge in distillery openings in 2017

Britain now boasts 315 distilleries in the UK – more than double the number...

10Jan | 2018
WSTA shortlisted for two European awards

The Wine and Spirit Trade Association’s 2018 got off to a positive start after...

06Jan | 2018
Ho Ho Ho, and a bottle of rum!

Rum is proving to be a big hit with Brits who have showed their...

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