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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

SaltaireXS Imperial IPA awarded Europe’s Best Imperial IPA in the 2015 World Beer Awards

This year's World Beer Awards has added another top award to Yorkshire-based Saltaire Brewery's international trophy haul with SaltaireXS Imperial IPA (9.5% ABV) voted Europe's Best Imperial IPA after coming … [Read More...]

Perfest Pour

For richer, for pourer: Ascot reveals the perfect angle for pouring a pint

 To mark its upcoming Autumn Racing Weekend and CAMRA Beer Festival, Ascot Racecourse busts myths around the ideal pouring angle, recommended serving temperatures and best pub snacks to go with a … [Read More...]

Red Fox Seasonal Ale back in pubs

  Andrew Furness PR Assistant Fuller, Smith & Turner P.L.C. Griffin Brewery, Chiswick … [Read More...]

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Industry News

Purity Brewing Company on Top of the World with Latest Award Wins

Purity Brewing Company is on top of the world after two of its beers won at the 2015 World Beer Awards, capping an incredible year for the UK’s Sustainable Manufacturer of the Year. Pure UBU and Lawless Lager … [Read More...]

World of Wurst

The Beer Hive, London’s first co-operative brewery, is holding an Oktoberfest party

The Beer Hive, London’s first co-operative brewery, is holding an Oktoberfest party this Saturday October 3rd, with music and food from 12-8pm. There will be a range of beers from Beer Hive residents on the … [Read More...]

Beer dispense

The Beer Academy accredits 50-plus Beer Stewards

The Beer Academy has accredited more than 50 Beer Stewards from 11 countries in the three months since the launch of its innovative e-learning qualification. With many more staff from pubs, bars and brewers … [Read More...]

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Guild News

One week to enter Beer Writers Awards

If you haven’t yet entered this year’s Guild of Beer Writers Awards, you still have one week left to submit your work.  Entries close on Friday, 18 September. Winners and runners up in this year’s … [Read More...]


New award launched for best beer broadcast – £1,000 prize for winner

  The search is on for the nation’s best beer broadcaster after the British Guild of Beer Writers added a new broadcast category to its annual awards, in conjunction with There’s a Beer For That, the … [Read More...]

One month left to enter the Guild of Beer Writers’ Annual Awards

With one month to go until the closing date for the Guild of Beer Writers’ Annual Awards on Friday 4 September, writers, bloggers, broadcasters, webmasters and others who communicate about beer and … [Read More...]

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