Christmas ruined! Britons face shortage of favourite alcohol weeks before festive season

Christmas ruined! Britons face shortage of favourite alcohol weeks before festive season

Christmas ruined! Britons face shortage of favourite alcohol weeks before festive season THE UK could be facing a shortage of alcohol this Christmas. Martin Lewis' tips for saving money on Christmas shopping The Wine and Spirits Trade Association (WSTA) says members have reported imports are taking five times longer than a year ago. Forty nine businesses, including Moët Hennessy UK and Laurent-Perrier UK, have urged Transport Secretary Grant Shapps to take urgent action, the WSTA said. WSTA CEO Miles Beale said: “There is mounting concern amongst our membership that unless urgent action is taken, we will fall deeper into delivery chaos. “We are already seeing major delays on wine and spirit delivery times which is pushing up costs and limiting the range of products available to UK consumers.” Wine wholesaler …
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