Moor Beer invests in state-of-the-art canning line

Moor Beer cansWhen Justin Hawke, founder and head brewer at Moor Beer, Bristol, decided it was time to can his beer, he didn’t think ‘cheap and cheerful’ was the way to go. » MORE

Disappointing beer sales reported by BBPA

An early Easter and the impact of the World Cup 2014 resulted in disappointing beer sales in the second quarter of 2015, according to the latest figures from the British Beer & Pub Association’s Quarterly Beer Barometer. » MORE

Copper Dragon set to thrive under new ownership

Copper Dragon GreyhawkSkipton’s Copper Dragon Brewery, now part of Greyhawk Brewery, has big plans after relocating to new premises on Enterprise Way, Airedale Business Centre. » MORE

Two charities to benefit from Duckfest funds

Organisers are putting the finishing touches to Duckfest, a charity music and beer festival this Saturday and Sunday (August 29 and 30) at the Cody Sports and Social Club, Farnborough. » MORE

Five weeks, five new keg beers from Hawkshead

Hawkshead new keg beersHawkshead Brewery is launching five new rare keg beers, one a week over the next five weeks, starting tomorrow (August 28) with Raspberry Sour. » MORE

Rebel Brewing Company launches members’ club

Cornwall-based Rebel Brewing Company is launching a members’ club via the Crowdfunder platform, offering merchandise, deals on beer and special members only events and trips. » MORE

New branding and brewery expansion at Acorn

Acorn rebrandingAcorn Brewery has refreshed its branding and announced it will spend £60,000 on new brewing equipment and office space to mark its 12th anniversary. » MORE

Preview: Hall & Woodhouse Beer Festival

Organisers of this year’s Hall & Woodhouse Beer Festival, on September 26, are hoping they can beat last year’s charity fundraising total. » MORE



Preview: Otley and Tiny Rebel’s Cardiff Brewfest

Otley Brewing Company and Tiny Rebel Brewing Company are bringing Wales’ first independent craft beer and cider experience to the Depot, Cardiff, this bank holiday weekend. » MORE

Bath Ales enjoys best year yet for overseas sales

Bath Ales has made further progress in international markets and posted its best year for overseas sales, with particular success in Serbia following its third appearance at the annual Belgrade Beer Festival. » MORE

Preview: Grasmere Guzzler Beer Festival returns

The tiny village of Grasmere, in Lakeland, is set to welcome crowds next weekend (September 4-6) for the annual Guzzler Beer Festival. » MORE

TCG kicks off ale festival with world record attempt

TCG proud of Our AleManaged pub and bar group TCG is kicking off its fifth annual Proud of Our Ale festival with an attempt to break the world record for having the most people drinking the same beer at the same time. » MORE

Purity teams up with Ricoh Arena and Wasps

The Warwickshire-based brewer has joined forces with the Ricoh Arena’s owner, Wasps, as it looks to extend its support of rugby throughout the West Midlands, in the year when the Ricoh is also celebrating its tenth anniversary. » MORE

Adnams beer supports former sportsman’s charity

Released to coincide with the 2015 Rugby World Cup, it is hoped that the beer will help to raise awareness, as well as funds, for the charity founded by former rugby prop Matt Hampson. » MORE

Sharp’s supports British Street Food Awards event

Sharp's British Street Food AwardsFalmouth’s Events Square will come alive with colourful cuisine this weekend when the British Street Food Awards roadshow rolls into town. » MORE