Media - Bridal Buyer Article 31st August 2017

We were contacted by Zoe Burke from today for our expert opinion on the particulars when it comes to giving away ‘free alcohol’; in this case in association with bridal shops and their associated services.

This can be a difficult subject and different interpretations of the ‘Retail Sale of Alcohol’ are prevalent and the law is often not well understood, especially by those who are working on the margins, where alcohol is a negligible aspect of their business.

It is the exact nature of how you offer the alcohol to customers which will determines if a licence is required.

The excellent article Zoe wrote following her research, is worth a read for those people whose businesses offer alcohol in any form, but who may not currently hold the appropriate licence.

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Author - Peter Mayhew is the Managing Director of Beyond the Blue Training & Consultancy. He delivers training courses and provides expert opinion on alcohol & entertainment licensing for individuals, organisations and public bodies. Peter is a frequent contributor to industry publications.