Festive showcase for alcohol-free beers

Suffolk’s St Peter’s Brewery is gearing up for the Mindful Drinking Christmas Festival this weekend — a two-day event at Spitalfields, London. With sales of its two alcohol-free beers now accounting for 15% of its overall sales, St Peter’s is keen to...

North Brewing Co to celebrate anniversary

North Brewing Co is celebrating its second anniversary with a party at its taproom on Saturday (November 25). From 6pm there will be music from DJ Ed Vector, fresh buns from Little Bao Boy and, of course, delicious beer, along with new merchandise and an auction of...

A few places remaining for Beer Meets Food

Gary Watts, at the Sonder craft beer bar and restaurant, in Truro, has released the men for a Beer Meets Food event on Tuesday (November 21), staged in association with Tom Hannon, of the Rising Sun in the city. There will be: slow-roasted smoked belly pork, served...

Home brewer will be star at Marston’s raceday bar

Home brewer and photographer Morgan Silk (right) at the Marston’s nanobrewery with graduate brewer Callum Turner   A Burton home brewer has created a beer in collaboration with Marston’s to go on sale this Saturday at the brewery’s annual Race Day, held...

Woodforde’s Christmas market is returning

Norfolk-based Woodforde’s will be opening its gates to the public for its annual Christmas market on Saturday and Sunday, December 2 and 3. Visitors will be able to learn about the Woodforde’s beers, attend guided brewery tours, and sample the range, including festive...

Preview: White Horse Old Ale Festival

The White Horse, on Parsons Green, London, is gearing up to present its 35th annual Old Ale Festival, from November 23-26. This year the menu will feature the best of the old and the new, in terms of breweries and styles, so as well as as casks milds, porters, stouts...

Complimentary tickets for BeerX delegates

The Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) has announced that all full brewing members will receive a complimentary two-day delegate ticket for BeerX UK 2018, which takes place on March 14 and 15 at the Exhibition Centre, Liverpool. The trade association say the move...

Dea Latis to host Parliamentary tasting

Dea Latis founders Annabel Smith, Ros Shiel and Lisa Harlow   Beer and women group Dea Latis is joining forces with the Parliamentary Beer Group and the British Beer & Pub Association to bring beer to women MPs at an event in Westminster next month. As well as...

Second launch for First Chop

A Salford craft brewery will showcase its new beer dedicated to the city today, a year after a fire forced it to leave its original home. First Chop Brewing Arm, which is now based in Eccles, will be showcasing a special edition pale ale at a food tasting event at the...

Preview: Battle of the Beers

The Battle of the Beers Festival, in Manchester in December, aims to bring together those with a love of craft beer and breweries to raise money for charity. The festival, on December 15 and 16, will be staged at the beautiful 53two Studios in the heart of Manchester...

Preview: Bristol Beer Week

The fifth Bristol Beer Week is nigh, celebrating the city’s vibrant beer scene and run for the benefit of the local beer community. The event — from October 14-21 — will place firm focus on the breweries at the heart of the local scene. The highlight is an...

Yeastie Boys speaker at Brew Con London

Brew Con London will bring together craft beer, brewing experts, ingredients and hobbyist equipment when it lands at Oval Space, Bethnal Green, London, on November 12. The conference and expo will be the first of its kind dedicated not only to the consumption but also...