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Partnership working vital to creating vibrant town centres and safer night time economies

19/06/2018

Creating diverse and inclusive activities and connecting the early evening and night time economies to make thriving town centres and local high streets, were some of the themes explored at ... Read more

We’re here to help, says Portman Group at craft beer event

30/05/2018

With craft beer and cider brands recognised for bold, innovative design, the Portman Group has hosted a free event to help independent brewers ensure their marketing is both creative and com... Read more

Portman Group calls for ‘clarity & consistency’ on low alcohol descriptors

21/05/2018

In its response to the Department of Health and Social Care’s consultation on the use of low and no alcohol descriptors, the Portman Group has urged government to use the consultation as an ... Read more

How our drinking habits have changed over four decades of royal weddings

18/05/2018

Ahead of Prince Harry and Meghan’s wedding tomorrow, Portman Group analysis of UK alcohol trends show how the nation’s relationship with alcohol has changed since the wedding of Prince Charl... Read more

Analysing the latest data on UK alcohol trends

15/05/2018

So what do the latest data sets from the ONS and NHS Digital tell us about UK alcohol consumption? Read more

Portman Group response to ONS and NHS alcohol data sets

01/05/2018

While it is good news that alcohol-related hospital admissions and binge drinking rates are down, the figures highlight the stark regional variation when it comes to alcohol-related deaths a... Read more

Self-regulation works: Future proofing our Code of Practice to drive up standards and reflect industry change

30/04/2018

Portman Group CEO John Timothy examines what the Code of Practice review is looking to do and why self-regulation works. Read more

Ambitious Code Review announced by UK Alcohol marketing watchdog

27/04/2018

The Portman Group has today announced the fifth major review of its Code of Practice to future proof the framework that governs alcohol marketing in the UK. Read more

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