Cider Threat

Cider makers in our region are warning the future of their orchards is under threat because of the government's attempt to tackle binge drinking.

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  1. David Woodland

Cider Threat: Full report

Cider makers say much of the industry will be destroyed if the Government goes ahead with plans to curb binge drinking. They claim the measures will lead to orchards being uprooted and farmhouse cider becoming a thing of the past. Our Somerset correspondent David Woodland has this report.


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