House parties to celebrate new Lervig core beer

  July 13 will see Lervig launch House Party, a new session beer to complement its core range, with a series of themed house parties around the UK. The beer, which is designed to make a great easy-drinking house pale ale, plugs the gap between the accessible core...
Watch the World Cup on the Thames with Budweiser

Watch the World Cup on the Thames with Budweiser

Budweiser is offering London football fans the opportunity to watch the World Cup while cruising down the Thames — on the Bud Boat. On board, there are huge viewing screens showing key matches throughout the tournament. The boat opens two hours before kick-off, giving...
Wild Beer at Tate Modern tap takeover

Wild Beer at Tate Modern tap takeover

Wild Beer Co is taking over the taps at Tate Modern on June 28, in the regular monthly event, but this time the beers are going to be alfresco. There will be food from the South West, where Wild Beer Co is based, a DJ and plenty of tables and chairs to enjoy a...
Purity back on the road at summer festivals

Purity back on the road at summer festivals

Purity Brewing Co is taking to the road again this summer, with appearances at the Lunar, Mosely Folk and Mostly Jazz Funk & Soul festivals. Refreshing music lovers with its own headliners, Purity will have Pure Gold, Pure UBU, Mad Goose and Lawless Lager...

Tickets still available for LBA Craft Beer Festival

There are still tickets available for the inaugural London Brewers’ Alliance Craft Beer Festival, to be held at Fuller’s Brewery, Chiswick, on Saturday, June 23. The festival will be attended by more than 40 of London’s best breweries. Each will be pouring...
Tate St Ives to introduce tap takeovers

Tate St Ives to introduce tap takeovers

Following the success of some sell-out Tate Modern Tap Takeover events, the series is coming to Cornwall with a series at Tate St Ives celebrating Cornish craft beer. Kicking off on Thursday, June 28, with a collaboration with Harbour Brewing Co, the first Tate St...

Brighton and Hove gets its own beer week

Brighton and Hove is to have its own beer week. The event, celebrating all things beer and brewing, will take place from August 24 to September 2. More than 20 of the city’s beer venues — including the Evening Star, Brighton Beer Dispensary and the Watchmaker’s Arms —...

FestivALE returns to Edinburgh this month

FestivALE returns to Summerhall, Edinburgh, this month with barrels and barrels of the good stuff, the Massaoke Human Jukebox, Scottish street food, tutored crisp pairings, pub games and more. On June 15 and 16, there will be cask beers from Wylam, Tiny Rebel,...
More details of Manchester Beer Week revealed

More details of Manchester Beer Week revealed

Beer lovers in Greater Manchester are in for a treat this summer, as a region-wide beer festival will pack an incredible 111 events into ten days. The third Manchester Beer Week, sponsored by Co-op and JW Lees, runs from Friday, June 29, to Sunday, July 8, and...
Brakspear supporting Club to Pub Swim once more

Brakspear supporting Club to Pub Swim once more

The annual Henley Club to Pub Swim is returning for a fifth year on Saturday, July 21, with support from local brewer and pub operator Brakspear, which is once again encouraging swimmers to cross the finish line with the promise of a commemorative beer, Two Bells, and...

Director’s message for Burton film festival visitors

Nuneaton-born film director Gareth Edwards recorded a short welcome and well-done message for the finale of Marston’s Beer Town Film Festival, held at the weekend. His message was shown just before his own critically-acclaimed film, Star Wars, Rogue One, was shown to...