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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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Latest news from Podge’s Belgian Beer Tours

Here is an update on our 2017 Tour programme. TOUR 86 BELGIAN BEER FROM THE WOOD – Wednesday 3 May to Monday 8 May 2017 We have 5 rooms left on this Tour. Here are the latest additions to this Tour: We … [Read More...]

UK’s first alcohol free craft brewery set to launch 

The first UK based brewery, to focus entirely on low and no alcohol beer, is set to brew its first craft beer today (Thursday 16th). Nirvana Brewery Co, is a new craft brewery based in East London, set to … [Read More...]


BUTCOMBE Brewery today reveals its revolutionary new branding for its entire range under the ethos “Truth In Every Taste” signifying a new chapter in Butcombe’s story as it enters its new phase of growth. … [Read More...]

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Industry News

CBR LONDON LINE UP CONFIRMED **Craft Beer Rising London 2017

The show to discover new and established craft beer A transatlantic brewery trip via virtual reality, the chance to design a beer and supping the world’s rarest brews is on the menu next week for thousands … [Read More...]

Nottingham’s Riverbank bought by Brewhouse & Kitchen

Release date: 15 February 2017 The Riverbank Bar & Kitchen in Nottingham has been sold through specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co to microbrewery, pub and restaurant brand Brewhouse … [Read More...]


  Goose Island brings beer, bands and the spirit of Chicago to East London Sunday 12th March, The Yard, Shoreditch, £10 per ticket   LONDON, (02 February, 2017) – Folk-punk singer Frank … [Read More...]

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Guild News


Places are still available on the two training courses running later this year. The Guild has organised these as part of our objective of offering more benefits to our members, and we are subsidising … [Read More...]

Meet the CAMRA Revitalisation Committee

The Guild has arranged a unique opportunity for members to meet the CAMRA Revitalisation Committee. All members are warmly invited to meet the Committee at the event, which is being held: On: … [Read More...]

Guild of Beer Writers recognises talent with annual awards

  Author Pete Brown has been named Beer Writer of the Year 2016 at the British Guild of Beer Writers’ annual awards ceremony, staged on 1 December in London. The Award represents a ‘hat trick’ … [Read More...]

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