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Pour Hard UK! Left Hand Brewing returns to the United Kingdom

Left Hand Brewing Company is strengthening its commitment to the United Kingdom. This September, the Colorado-based brewery will expand supply across the UK with distribution partner James Clay. In addition, … [Read More...]

BOX STEAM BREWERY LAUNCHES NEW BEER TO CELEBRATE THE TOUR OF BRITAIN

Box Steam Brewery is launching a brand new beer to celebrate the Tour of Britain as it passes close to the Wiltshire brewery next month. Well Oiled is a 5.5% ABV blonde golden British IPA with a fresh, hoppy … [Read More...]

Pilsner Urquell expands Tankovna across London New copper tank to arrive at Draft House Seething Lane in September

Following the success of Tankovna beer at The White Horse in South West London, Pilsner Urquell is set to install further tanks in key central London venues as a mark of the growing popularity for the original … [Read More...]

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Foundation Inns opens first Craft & Grill site in Walton-on-Thames

Managed pub operator Foundation Inns is launching its first branded site, Craft & Grill, in Walton-on-Thames. Foundation’s Noble Vine pub is being converted to a craft beer bar and smokehouse/grill … [Read More...]

BOX STEAM BREWERY LAUNCHES NEW BEER TO CELEBRATE THE TOUR OF BRITAIN

Box Steam Brewery is launching a brand new beer to celebrate the Tour of Britain as it passes close to the Wiltshire brewery next month. Well Oiled is a 5.5% ABV blonde golden British IPA with a fresh, hoppy … [Read More...]

Out with the old and in with the new for The Old Fish Market

Fuller, Smith & Turner P.L.C., the London brewery and premium pub company, is delighted to announce the re-opening of The Old Fish Market, 59-63 Baldwin Street, Bristol on Friday 5 September 2014, following … [Read More...]

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Leeds’ North Bar group takes entire management team to Belgium

Pioneering craft beer bar group North Bar Ltd is set to take its entire management team on a research trip to Belgium. A three day tour of Brussels and Gent will see the directors and staff visit a … [Read More...]

One month to closing date for Guild of Beer Writers’ Annual Awards

Beer writers, broadcasters and bloggers, take note! Entries to this year’s British Guild of Beer Writers’ Awards close exactly one month today on Friday, 5th September. Don’t miss out on your … [Read More...]

Blooming Marvellous! Brakspear beer raises £800 for Henley in Bloom campaign

Henley pub operator and brewer has presented a cheque for £800 to Henley in Bloom. The monies were raised from sales of Brakspear’s Blooming Marvellous ale, created to support Henley’s ‘Going … [Read More...]

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