The latest from Aston Manor
12th July 2020
We share the ambition to tackle alcohol misuse though remain convinced that whole population measures like minimum pricing are flawed as they displace consumption and have disproportionate, if unintended, impacts on consumers and producers.
26th February 2020
Aston Manor Cider has joined the Portman Group to support the work it does to encourage a responsible relationship with alcohol and an informed approach to tackling misuse.
29th April 2019
This week is the one-year anniversary of minimum unit pricing (MUP) in Scotland
27th April 2018
Minimum Unit Pricing (MUP) for alcohol will come into force in Scotland from midnight 1st May, 2018.
16th November 2017
We believe sincerely this is the wrong outcome. The legal arguments aside, the premise for Minimum Unit Pricing (MUP) is flawed â€“ based as it is on an untested forecast model that believes that the heaviest drinkers are very sensitive to price increases. This is not only counter to common sense, it is not the view of frontline professionals supporting those in crisis.
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