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08Feb | 2019
British Gin boosted by exports

The latest figures from HM Revenue and Customs show that British gin sales abroad,...

01Feb | 2019
Chancellor’s unpopular wine tax kicks in today

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

28Jan | 2019
England boasts more distilleries than Scotland for the first time

New HMRC figures show the number of distilleries in England has overtaken distilleries registered...

23Jan | 2019
WSTA calls for temporary suspension on wine tariffs to prevent prices rocketing in the event of a No Deal Brexit

The Wine and Spirit Trade Association is calling for clarity from Government on its...

15Jan | 2019
Liqueur sales surge in Britain’s shops and supermarkets

Sales of liqueurs in our shops and supermarkets have been boosted as UK consumers...

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...

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