Marston’s plc is the UK’s leading independent brewing and pub retiling business. It operates five regional breweries – Banks’s Brewery in Wolverhampton, Marston’s Brewery at Burton-on-Trent, Jennings Brewery in Cockermouth in the Lake District, Ringwood Brewery in Hampshire and Wychwood Brewery in Witney, Oxfordshire. Their estate totals over 2,300 pubs.

Marston’s House, Brewery Road, Wolverhampton, West Midlands WV1 4TJ

01902 711811; Company spokesperson: Jeremy Eaton 01926 338811; 07973 333965 (m)