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Mirror: Philip Hammond facing new calls to cut crippling tax rates for struggling pubs

As pubs close at a rate of 21 a week, MPs are urging the Chancellor to freeze beer duty and introduce an annual £50,000 business rate r

Mail Online: Save Britain's pubs

MPs issue SOS to Philip Hammond to slash the tax burden on 'struggling' venues that face ruin over feared 10p rise in the cost of a pint

Daily Express: Rising beer prices are making a pub pints an 'unaffordable luxury'

GOING to a pub is becoming an “unaffordable luxury” as increasing numbers of drinkers believe the price of a pint is too expensive, according to a new report.

Daily Mail: Going to the pub and having a pint is fast becoming an 'unaffordable luxury'

Increasing numbers of British drinkers are opting to drink at home or buy their booze from supermarkets as pub prices continue to rise.

The Mirror - Number of UK pubs plummets by 28,000 as young people stay at home

The latest edition of CAMRA’S Good Beer Guide is calling for a reduction in business rates to save the nation’s pubs from disappearing

The Guardian - British pubs under threat from new 'eye-watering' business rates

Campaign for Real Ale says business rates revaluation is ‘ticking time bomb’ as some pubs face paying thousands more a month

The Sun - Beer Pressure

BRITAIN has lost 28,000 pubs since the 1970s, new figures reveal, with more closures forecast as business rates rise.

Daily Mail - Last orders for the traditional boozer?

Britain has lost one third of its pubs since the 1970s, putting a vital part of national culture is under threat, campaigners have warned.

ITV - Pub makes every edition of the Good Beer Guide

A pub in Cambridgeshire is celebrating becoming one of only five in the country to make every edition of CAMRA's good beer guide.

AOL - Rates increases threaten future of Britain's declining pubs - Camra

About 28,000 pubs have closed since the 1970s as the sector faces a "ticking time bomb" over its future, a report warns.

Heineken's takeover is 'baffling and infuriating'

The pub industry has hit out at competition watchdogs for failing to impose tougher barriers on Heineken’s takeover of 1,900 sites from Punch Taverns despite expressing concern over the deal.

Two pints of best and an English rosé as wine comes to the beer festival

Real ale enthusiasts will be given the chance to try the best of British vineyards at an event later this year