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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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 Cask Report & Cask Seminar 2015

Members of the British Guild of Beer Writers are invited to help  guide the content and direction of this year's Cask Report and Cask Ale Seminar. The team behind the report would be grateful if you could … [Read More...]

Great British Bar

Augill Castle in Cumbria launches The Great British Bar, the first of its kind in the UK  

 The Great British Bar, set in the fairy-tale folly’s eclectic conservatory, serves exclusively British beverages, so its every gin, vodka, whisky, liqueur, brandy, beer, cider and rum is British, created by … [Read More...]

SUMMIT COLLABORATES WITH OLD CHICAGO TO CREATE DISTINCTIVE NEW BEER

May Explorer Series to Feature Limited Time Selections Until the Keg Runs Out    SAINT PAUL, Minn. (May 19, 2015) – Summit Brewing is collaborating with Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom, a traditional casual … [Read More...]

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Industry News

NORTH BAR & KITCHEN PRESENTS BEER THAT CAN LITERALLY TICKLE YOUR FANCY!

North Bar & Kitchen on Hinckley Road has become the county’s exclusive stockist of Two Cocks – a range of glamorous beers from a Berkshire microbrewery. The beers produced by Two Cocks have won 9 awards … [Read More...]

Nick Dolan Real ale

Real Ale Ltd, Wins ‘National Retailer of the Year’ Award

Pictured (l-r) Nick Dolan, Managing Director and Founder, Real Ale Ltd with Zeph King, General Manager, Real Ale Ltd   Real Ale Ltd, the multi-award winning liquid delicatessen, based in Richmond … [Read More...]

Two of Britain’s best beer writers host ‘An Evening of Books & Beer’ in Norwich

Event date: Friday 22 May, 6.30pm Location: Book Department, Jarrold’s Department Store   Beer writers Adrian Tierney-Jones and Roger Protz, co-authors of CAMRA’s best selling ‘Britain’s Beer … [Read More...]

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Guild News

 Cask Report & Cask Seminar 2015

Members of the British Guild of Beer Writers are invited to help  guide the content and direction of this year's Cask Report and Cask Ale Seminar. The team behind the report would be grateful if … [Read More...]

Midland pubs

Guild members invited to launch of Real Heritage Pubs of the West Midlands

CAMRA is publishing Real Heritage Pubs of the Midlands on 17 April, and launching it at Five Leaves Bookshop in Nottingham, at the CAMRA Members' Weekend shop and also in a pub in Digbeth, Birmingham … [Read More...]

SIBA Lifetime Achievement Awards 2015

SIBA honours Guild members Roger Protz and George Philliskirk

The Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) has given Lifetime Achievement Awards to beer writer Roger Protz and to George Philliskirk, former director of the Beer Academy. The Awards were presented … [Read More...]

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