Dartmoor appoints new head brewer

Dartmoor Brewery Ian Cobham

Ian Cobham has been named as the new head brewer at Dartmoor Brewery, joining from Harbour Brewing Company where he worked as lead brewer. » MORE

Rising Sun, near Nelson, gets a revamp

The Moorhouse’s owned Rising Sun in Blacko, near Nelson, has been relaunched,­ following a short closure,­ by publicans Andrew and Andrea Duxbury, who also run Blacko’s Cross Gaites Inn. » MORE

James Clay adds Two Roads to portfolio

The new relationship with Two Roads sees James Clay help to serve the UK’s demand for US brewed beers, which have grown to become firm favourites across the pond. » MORE

Anniversary for Adnams Bitburger tie-up

Adnams Bitburger

The Suffolk-based brewer and distiller has imported and distributed Bitburger’s beers throughout the UK for 25 years, alongside its own beers both on and off trade. » MORE

‘Underlying momentum’ for SABMiller…

In one of the least important earnings releases imaginable, SABMiller revealed today that net producer revenue grew by 2% across the three months to the end of June. » MORE

… but acquisition coming at ‘heavy price’

AB InBev’s acquisition of SABMiller is looking increasingly expensive, says a well-known academic, as the various competition authorities exact a heavy price to approve the deal. » MORE

No 1 Stone Ale launched at Langtry’s pub

  • Joule's Stone No 1 Ale
  • Joule's Stone No 1 Ale

Tenants, customers, suppliers, even the local mayor had a chance to try Joule’s new No 1 Stone Ale at a launch event at Langtry’s, Stone, last night. » MORE

Aldi to sponsor Scottish Beer Awards

The deal is the first major corporate sponsorship for the awards programme which launched six months ago and which has received entries from 31 breweries with 154 beers. » MORE

Brewer and whisky distiller team up again

A beer collaboration between Inveralmond Brewery and The Glenturret Distillery is enjoying a second round of success after a new batch was released. » MORE

Beers aged in barrels from four whisky areas

Craft Beer Clan whisky aged

The Craft Beer Clan of Scotland has formed a new brewing venture with brewer Williams Brothers, of Alloa with the release of a series of whisky barrel-aged beers which have already attracted strong orders both internationally and across the UK. » MORE

Indy Man Beer Con sponsors revealed

As well as offering sponsorship, Wild Beer Co, Beavertown Brewery, Cloudwater Brew Co, Northern Monk Brew Co, Fourpure Brewing Company, Siren Craft Brew and Redchurch Brewery will be present at all sessions. » MORE

Cask Marque to sponsor 2017 Good Beer Guide

Cask Marque is renewing its sponsorship of the Campaign for Real Ale’s Good Beer Guide, with the 44th edition of the annual book due to be published in September. » MORE

Big expansions plans for Tiny Rebel

Tiny Rebel brewery plan

Award-winning brewery Tiny Rebel has announced plans for a new brewery and community space in Newport. » MORE