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...

Preview: St Ives Beer and Cider Festival

The St Ives Beer and Cider Festival returns to the Cornish town’s Guildhall over the bank holiday weekend and promises to be better than ever. The event, organised by St Ives Brewery, runs from Friday, August 25, until Sunday, August 27, and entry is just £5 for the...

Re-release for Sharp’s Camel Valley Pilsner

Sharp’s senior brand manager, James Nicholls, tries the Pilsner with Camel Valley Vineyard’s Sam Lindo   Sharp’s Brewery has announced the re-release of Camel Valley Pilsner, following a hugely popular launch of the first brew in the on-trade last...

New look for St Austell bottled beers

Left to right, Rob Orton, brewing team leader, Roger Ryman, head brewer and Jeremy Mitchell, marketing and communications director, with the new-look St Austell Brewery bottles   A new look for St Austell Brewery’s bottled beers has been unveiled, with revamped...

Healey’s brings back Cornish Gold

Healey’s has re-launched its premium cider, Cornish Gold, which was first produced by the Healey family, on their Cornwall farm, in 1980. Cornish Gold is being made to the original 30-year-old recipe, complimenting the Original 4.5% ABV blend with an oak-matured...