Summary of General Election Manifesto policies
With the General Election rapidly approaching, all of the party Manifestos have now been published.
To understand how each one affects beer and pubs we've produced the below summary table.
To download the summary table in full, click here
To lobby your local candidates and ask them to make a #pledgeforpubs visit: http://camra.org.uk/pledgeforpubs
Following the news that Britain's CO2 supply is under threat which could impact on beers available this summer and for the world cup, please find comment from Tom Stainer, CAMRA's Chief Communications Officer.
More than 100 MPs have backed an Early Day Motion (EDM) in Parliament which calls on the Government to take further steps to reduce the tax burden on pubs in a bid to halt pub closures.
The Campaign for Real Ale is looking for the most stunningly designed pubs to enter its prestigious Pub Design Award, held in conjunction with Historic England.