Skinner’s teams up with chef Freddy Bird

Skinner’s Brewery has formed a partnership with chef Freddy Bird, collaborating on projects involving great food and ale. Freddy and Skinner’s have joined forces at several high-profile events recently, including the Port Eliot and Abergavenny Food festivals — where...

Why do so many of us enjoy the pub?

Millions of Brits are happiest when they’re in a pub — well, surely most of us knew this, didn’t we? But a new poll conducted on behalf of Tribute Cornish Pale Ale for Cask Ale Week shows this really is the case. Despite many pubs closing their doors, and...

Proper Job takes its place on Castle pub bars

St Austell Brewery’s multi award-winning Proper Job IPA has been selected to be listed across Mitchells & Butlers’ (M&Bs) Castle pubs. From Bristol to London and Manchester and Newcastle, the beer will be stocked in more than 80 pubs across the Castle...

Massive beach clean after busy summer

More than 80 volunteers from BeachCare, the National Trust, Polzeath Marine Community Group and Sharp’s Brewery took part in a massive clean-up of Polzeath beach and the surrounding area, after a busy summer. Braving the strong winds, people of all ages utilised...

Sharp’s launches limited edition black IPA

Sharp’s Brewery has announced the launch of a new black IPA, Fathoms Deep (4.5% ABV), the latest addition to the brewer’s limited release series for the Blue Flag initiative. Brewed in Rock, the new beer is now available across on-trade outlets until October...

Preview: Eden Project Beer Festival

The Eden Project, in Cornwall, has announced the line-up of drinks for its annual beer festival, which takes place this year on Saturday, September 30. There will be beers from mostly Cornish breweries, including Blag Flag, Forge, Padstow and Tintagel, plus national...

Preview: Falmouth Beer Festival 2017

Plans are getting under way for this year’s Falmouth Beer Festival which will celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Cornwall branch of CAMRA (CAMRA Kernow). The event runs from Thursday, October 19, to Saturday, October 21. Press officer, Sonia Bunce, said:...

Autumn beach cleans get under way

Starting today and for the next couple of months, Keep Britain Tidy’s BeachCare programme will be undertaking a number of beach cleans at key locations, including some of Cornwall’s Blue Flag and Seaside Award beaches. Throughout 2017, BeachCare has, in collaboration...