Real Ale Ltd bringing new beers to M&S range

Craft beer retailer Real Ale, based in Twickenham, is continuing its work with Marks and Spencer to expand the store’s range. Real Ale helps the multi-national retailer source a range of beer from smaller craft and regional brewers nationally. Two new products...

St Austell Korev sponsors UK Pro Surf Tour

Rising surf star Lucy Campbell, who is being sponsored by Korev   St Austell Brewery’s Cornish lager, Korev, is to continue its partnership with Britain’s top national surfing event, becoming key sponsor of the 2017 UK Pro Surf Tour (UKPST). Signing up as...

Doom Bar to be British and Irish Lions sponsor

Doom Bar, made by Cornwall-based Sharp’s Brewery, has become an official sponsor of the British and Irish Lions’ 2017 Tour of New Zealand. The tour is a unique moment in the global sporting calendar. Once every four years a squad from the four home nations...

CAMRA members enjoy Penryn pub crawl

Pictures: Steve Barber   Some 25 Cornwall CAMRA members took part in a crawl around Penryn pubs. The pubs visited were: the Thirsty Scholar, where St Austell Tribute, Skinner’s Cornish Trawler and Rebel Penryn Pale Ale were on offer; the Blue Anchor...

St Austell Brewery rebrands its wine division

Walter Hicks Wines is relaunched as St Austell Wines. Left to right are: St Austell chief executive, James Staughton; wine buyer, Louisa Fitzpatrick; wine development managers, Ruth Benney and Andy Truscott, and designer, Aaron Cotton   Walter Hicks Wines, St...

New face at helm at Ales of Scilly

After 16 years, the UK’s most south westerly brewery — Ales of Scilly — has a new face at the helm. The brewery was set up on the beautiful Isles of Scilly in 2001 by Mark Praeger, a retired teacher from the islands with a passion for brewing. Over the last couple of...

Rebel receives award from Wakefield CAMRA

Pictures: Steve Barber, Cornwall CAMRA   The Wakefield branch of CAMRA paid a visit to Rebel Brewery in Penryn, Cornwall, to make an award presentation. Rebel’s Mexi-Cocoa chocolate vanilla stout was named best brew at the Wakefield Beer Festival in...

Devon surfer becomes Korev ambassador

Young Devon surfer Lucy Campbell (pictured), 21, is set for a breakthrough year, celebrating a vital new sponsorship deal with Korev Cornish lager that will enable her to reach more events around the globe to increase her status and ranking among the world’s best...