Brakspear’s charity Club to Pub Swim returns

Enjoying a bottle of Brakspear Two Bells after last year’s swim   Brakspear is supporting its home town’s fourth annual Club to Pub Swim, which returns on July 22. With more than 450 swimmers already signed up for the 1.5 km evening swim in the...

Champion beer announcement returns to GBBF

x The announcement of the champion beer of Britain is returning to the trade session of the Great British Beer Festival this year. Those attending the session, on Tuesday, August 8, at Olympia, will be the first to hear the announcement and will have the chance to...

Blue Moon to stage interactive art installation

US beer Blue Moon is bringing its Once in a Blue Moon interactive art installation to East London’s Old Spitalfields Market on June 23 and 24.  The installation has been inspired by the beer’s story. First brewed from the Colorado Rockies’ baseball stadium in Denver,...

Official opening for new Tiny Rebel brewery

Tiny Rebel Brewery is set to unveil its £2.6m facility in Newport on July 1, with a launch party including a DJ set from Craig Charles. The 30,000 square foot site started production a few months ago and will welcome visitors to enjoy the new bar and tours, and to...

Coffee time: Siren unveils Project Barista

Siren Craft Brew has launched of a quartet of beers that showcase the amazing diversity, intensity and personality of the humble coffee bean. Under the banner Project Barista, Siren is releasing Turkish, Crema, Americano and CapHeine on Saturday, June 24, on draft at...

New craft beer festival will aid two charities

A new beer festival arrives in London this July and all of its profits will be donated to charity. Craft Beer Cares will be taking place on Saturday and Sunday, July 1 and 2, at Brew Club, in Clapton, with proceeds being donated to The Newman Holiday Trust and Mind,...

Major collaboration to support Great Get Together

A collaboration of UK brewers is launching a beer in support of the Jo Cox Foundation and the Great Get Together, the event taking place on the weekend of June 16-18. In keeping with the ideals of The Great Get Together, Great Get Together Pale Ale is a collective...

Preview: Nottingham Craft Beer Week

A diverse and exciting collection of Nottingham bars, bottle shops and breweries are gearing up for their third annual craft beer celebration. Under the banner ‘find your favourite new beer’, Nottingham Craft Beer Week (June 19-25) will feature exclusive tasting...

Craft Beer Festival across Castle Pubs

Castle Pubs is staging a Craft Beer Festival from now until July 15, across more than 100 pubs nationwide, including venues in London, Manchester, Leeds, Birmingham and Bristol. The festival will showcase an extensive choice of craft beer ranges in all types of...

Cheers to women and beer at Marston’s Visitor Centre

The women and beer group, Dea Latis, is holding a beer and food tasting evening for women at Marston’s Brewery Visitor’s Centre on Thursday, June 15, from 6.30pm. The evening is being held to mark the national celebrations for Beer Day Britain and guests will join in...

Uppers & Downers: when coffee meets beer

Chicago’s Good Beer Hunting is bringing its popular Uppers & Downers festival of coffee beers to British shores on September 13. Taking place at Brew By Numbers, in Bermondsey, London, Uppers & Downers will showcase collaborations between 14 of the UK and...