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03Jan | 2019
Fizz sales hit a record high in 2018

Sales of sparkling wine and Champagne, combined, reached a record high this year when...

15Dec | 2018
Gin is in the pink after heatwave sees sales almost double in two years

The Wine and Spirit Trade Association is warning consumers to brace themselves for wine...

04Dec | 2018
UK wine industry tells government you’re “letting us down”

On the back of a Budget that penalised wine and with the Government stepping...

24Nov | 2018
Budget blow will mean price hikes for wine

“We welcome the Government’s decision to freeze duty on spirits, which will support this...

22Nov | 2018
Neil Coyle MP Announced as new Chair of Wines and Spirits APPG

Neil Coyle, MP for Bermondsey and Old Southwark, has been announced as the new...

14Nov | 2018
WSTA takes British gin and English wine to Tokyo

The Wine and Spirit Trade Association led a mission of Great British gins and...

05Nov | 2018
WSTA launches #NoToNoDeal Campaign – ‘Don’t Bottle It’

On the back of the Prime Minister’s call to “listen to business”, the Wine...

02Nov | 2018
WSTA appoints two new Board members

The Wine and Spirit Trade Association has fortified its board as it concentrates increasingly...

23Oct | 2018
Budget blow will mean price hikes for wine

Gin makers across the country have joined forces to call on the Chancellor to...

20Oct | 2018
UK Wine Industry Tells Chancellor: ‘Show your Support’

The Wine and Spirit Trade Association has urged the Chancellor to consider the huge...

19Oct | 2018
Gin is just the tonic for British business

The latest HMRC figures showing 315 distilleries are currently operational, with 49 openings in...

12Oct | 2018
British pubs are put at risk by Chancellor’s plan to penalise alcohol

Philip Hammond is being urged to scrap planned tax rises to support the home...

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