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Labour’s flawed Pubs plan

Labour’s plan to tackle the decline of pubs is anything but

UKIP Leader and long time advocate of UKIP’s “Save the Pub Campaign” Paul Nuttall said, “Labour has announced plans that are intended to tackle the decline of pubs however, they will do anything but that.

“Their plans demonstrate a  complete lack of joined up thinking. Whilst guaranteeing to list all pubs as “assets of community value” to help stop them being sold off to supermarket chains and the like is laudable, when combined with an refusal to rule out a rise in beer duty it is nothing but an empty gesture. Protecting pubs from becoming supermarkets, while at the same time reinforcing the supermarkets ability to undercut pub prices is fantasy economics, and a cruel fantasy at that.

“Ever rising beer duty is driving pubs out of business….READ MORE

http://www.ukip.org/labour_s_plan_to_tackle_the_decline_of_pubs_is_anything_but