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The British Guild of Beer Writers was formed in 1988 to help spread the word about beers, brewing and pubs, and our website is dedicated to exactly that pursuit. In it, you will find listed the cream of the country’s beer media experts – be they journalists, authors, producers, photographers, illustrators or PR people. Somewhere… [Continue Reading]


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  Carlsberg UK is adding gluten-free Czech lager CELIA to its premium beer portfolio from 1 November 2016, in a new working relationship with Zatecky Pivovar.   CELIA is traditionally batch … [Read More...]

Hallowe’en is coming to The Craft Beer Co. Covent Garden

The Craft Beer Co. Covent Garden have teamed-up with Siren for ‘The Sirening’, a terrifying 25+ Tap Takeover from midday on 29th October.   The event will feature an exclusive cask of Siren’s … [Read More...]

Home Harvest Ale is a Triple Hopped Treat

  Hogs Back Brewery has launched a unique seasonal ale made with the three varieties of hop grown at the brewery's own hop garden. Home Harvest Ale has been brewed with Fuggles and English Cascade … [Read More...]

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Industry News

Tiny Rebel plot a big move – UK Brewery of the Year win approval for new brewery

  Award-winning South Wales brewery, Tiny Rebel, have had their plans for a new brewery and community space approved by Newport City Council. As well as support from the council, the brewery has … [Read More...]


Carlsberg UK has launched a menu-building app designed to enable pub and bar operators to create impactful drinks lists – helping to engage customers and prompt trade-ups.   The app enables Carlsberg … [Read More...]

Big Beery Night – Friday 11 November 2016 – In aid of Macmillan Cancer Care

  The Big Beery Night started as a conversation between two beer lovers who were disgruntled with the number of charity campaigns encouraging people to stop drinking.   In an effort to … [Read More...]

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Guild News

Guild of Beer Writers embarks on drive to raise profile, New Secretary appointed to deliver programme

The British Guild of Beer Writers has appointed a new Secretary, as it looks to raise its profile and deliver greater value for its individual and corporate members. Industry PR executive Ros Shiel … [Read More...]

Beer writers stage The Great British Pub Debate

12 September 2016 The future of the great British pub was debated by an audience of around 50 brewers, licensees, writers, marketeers and drinkers at an event staged recently in Leeds by the … [Read More...]

The Belgian Beer Book – Discover Belgian beer culture

Belgian beer is world famous. And justly so. Other countries may brew or drink more beer, but nowhere is beer more completely and intricately woven into national life and culture than in … [Read More...]

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