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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]

Beer News

Multi-award winning Ilkley Brewery launch their new can range.

  The decorated Yorkshire-based craft beer brewery is pleased to announce the introduction of some of their bestsellers, canned.     Both their Rye Session IPA called Alpha Beta and … [Read More...]

Black Sheep to ‘scrum down’ ahead of Six Nations with first seasonal brew of 2017. S

  Black Sheep Brewery is set to create a scrum at pubs and bars with the launch of its first seasonal ale of its 25th anniversary year that will toast an exciting season of international … [Read More...]

71 BREWING IN DUNDEE UNVEILS FLAGSHIP BREW – 71 Lager Modelled on Bohemian Pilsner

Nine months since receiving planning permission to convert a 7,200 sq ft former industrial building in Dundee into the city centre’s first brewery for nearly 50 years, 71 Brewing has today (16th January 2017) … [Read More...]

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Industry News

Small and medium brewers unite to call for a review of Small Brewers Relief scheme

Over forty small and medium-sized breweries have today launched a coalition with the aim of persuading Government to review and improve Small Brewers Relief (SBR), the system that provides a discount on beer … [Read More...]

Budget 2017 – leading industry bodies join forces to write to MPs urging them to back cut in beer duty in the Budget

Campaign launch - BBPA, CAMRA and SIBA urge MPs to write to the Chancellor New campaign website at www.cutbeertax.co.uk All can get involved in campaign, say industry bodies   The British Beer … [Read More...]

  South Coast’s Biggest Beer Festival Is Back – The Brighton Tap Takeover 2017 launches, offering a limited early bird tickets available 09/01/17

  The South Coast’s biggest craft beer festival – The Brighton Tap Takeover – is back this spring for a second year and promises to be bigger and better than last year, featuring more beer, more … [Read More...]

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Guild News

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...]

Finalists announced in beer writing competition

The British Guild of Beer Writers has shortlisted 27 journalists, writers, bloggers and broadcasters in its Annual Awards. The winners and runners up in nine categories will be unveiled at the Guild’s … [Read More...]

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