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  Italian brew masters, Peroni today announce the exclusive launch of their innovative new drink offering, Peroni Ambra - extending the brand into a new territory for the first time since its creation … [Read More...]

Jaw Brew launches Scotland’s first beer from bread

  The first ever Scottish beer to be made from leftover bread has been created using unsold morning rolls in a bid to reduce food waste in Glasgow. Hardtack, the blonde beer which launches today, is … [Read More...]

This Easter weekend Leeds is HopCity…

...and there’s no Easter Bunny in sight From 13th to 15th April, Leeds’ Northern Monk Brew Co. welcomes some of the greatest and most cutting-edge breweries for a celebration of hops. HopCity is sponsored by … [Read More...]

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Industry News

Castle Rock does the double in CAMRA’s Pub of the Year

It's a double first for Castle Rock Brewery and the staff at The Poppy and Pint, in Lady Bay, and Bingham's Horse and Plough as they are become their respective CAMRA branch's 2017 Pub of the Year. For the … [Read More...]

Red Oak Taverns Breathes New Life into Oldest Pub in Berkhamsted

Red Oak Taverns, one of the UK’s leading pub companies, together with new licensees, Russell and Michelle North, have given a new lease of life to The Bull, an historic pub in Berkhamsted.     Following a … [Read More...]

Accolades for brewers and cider makers from around the world – International Brewing & Cider Awards announces medal winners

  Brewers and cider makers from 21 countries have received accolades in the International Brewing & Cider Awards 2017, as the winners of 125 medals were announced after three days of judging in … [Read More...]

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Guild News

Guild lecture: “Setting the record straight on beer and health”

Guild members are invited to an evening lecture on beer and health.  As the public health community continues to place stories in the media about the risks of drinking alcohol in moderation, many of … [Read More...]

Guild of Beer Writers upweights offer to members

The British Guild of Beer Writers is upweighting its offer to members with a busy and varied schedule of training, seminars and lectures planned for the rest of 2017. A new ‘Pitch & Deal’ … [Read More...]


- Mark Ronson, Rudimental and Clean Bandit Confirmed Headline Acts for Inaugural Dundee Music Festival -   Hot on the heels of its first product launch, Dundee’s 71 Brewing has been signed up as … [Read More...]

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