Chancellor faces calls to slash eye-watering tax on British spirits and hike duty on French wine instead

BRITAIN’s biggest booze boss has told the Chancellor to bat for Brexit – and slap tax on French claret instead of UK spirits.

Diageo chief Ivan Menezes has told Philip Hammond it defies belief the Government “punishes” home-made drinks such as Johnnie Walker when other European countries “protect” their producers.



Fuente: THE SUN