Rejected petition Lower the alcohol tax on pubs.

The local pub was once the centre of a community, where people made new friends, could talk to people about their problems and even meet future spouses! Pubs have always been at the centre of a buzzing community, but now less people are going due to the prices. Keep this British tradition alive.

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Pubs are now pubs closing down at an alarming rate due to the increasing tax on pubs. On average, eighteen pubs are closing each week. There is a direct correlation between the rise of alcohol tax on pubs and the decline in pub numbers.

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https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/234287

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