Black Sheep Best Bitter in mini-keg in Morrisons

Black Sheep Brewery has announced a six-month listing with Morrisons that will see its best-selling cask beer available on supermarket shelves for the first time. The North Yorkshire-based brewery has secured the deal with the supermarket following the launch of its...

BrewDog opens new bar in Tallinn, Estonia

BrewDog is launching a new bar in Estonia’s capital city, Tallinn, this week — one of the first dedicated craft beer bars in the country. Since BrewDog’s iconic Punk IPA became the first craft beer to be sold in the country back in 2011, Estonia’s craft beer movement...

Brakspear launches new series of pub trails

Left to right at the pub trails launch are: chairman of TOE2, Karen Woolley; Henley MP, John Howell; Brakspear chief executive, Tom Davies; and Mayor of Henley, Julian Brookes   Henley brewer and pub operator Brakspear is encouraging pub-goers to work up a thirst...

Derby Brewing crowdfunding to create craft brand

Derby Brewing Co has turned to crowdfunding as it looks to launch and new craft beer arm, called Derby Brewing Crafted. With revenue of more than £3m in 2016, it is selling 3.86% of its equity for £500,000. It will use the money to launch its craft range in keg and...

Major makeover for Old Bell, Harrogate

One of Harrogate’s landmark pubs, the famous The Old Bell, in the Montpellier quarter of the town centre, is re-opening with a new look and experience. Close to the Pump Room Museum and Valley Gardens, the Old Bell has been renowned for offering outstanding real...

Heathwick brings new Fordham beers to UK

Importer Heathwick is launching a range of three new craft beers, with distinctive packaging, from Fordham Brewery, of Delaware, USA. Fordham’s artwork for the triple release shows a distinct progression that blends modern art and vibrant on-trend colours. Each beer...

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...

Edinburgh Beer Festival collaborations announced

Stewart Brewing — which will play host to the Edinburgh Beer Festival on May 13 — has announced several limited-edition collaboration beers that will be available at the event. These will include an ice cream style ale with Over Langshaw Farmhouse Ice Cream, and a...

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...