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...
Brewing legends coming to the Kings Arms

Brewing legends coming to the Kings Arms

The Kings Arms, in Bethnal Green, London, will welcome two brewing legends on June 6 for a meet the brewer and tap takeover event. Appearing that evening will be Phil Markowski, master brewer and founder of Two Roads Brewing Co, and Mark Tranter, founder and head...
Festival beer celebrates Britain’s female brewers

Festival beer celebrates Britain’s female brewers

The brewers get together at Pressure Drop Brewing, in Tottenham, North London   This year’s London Craft Beer Festival will feature an industry first — an all-female collaboration, limited edition craft beer called Rhubarb: A User’s Guide. Led by brewing expert...
Belgian beer and food at Ales Tales 2018

Belgian beer and food at Ales Tales 2018

London’s Belgian craft beer festival, Ales Tales, is returning for a second year on June 1 and 2, with more than 70 beers from 20 breweries at the Oval Space, in Hackney. Tickets — which start from £35 and which are available here — give visitors five hours of...

Preview: Norwich City of Ale events

A host of events have been announced for Norwich City of Ale, which returns for an eighth year from Thursday, May 24, until June 3. It all gets under way with a launch party on May 24 at the Black Horse. You’ll need to register for this via Eventbrite. Other...
Wold Top opening its garden once again for charity

Wold Top opening its garden once again for charity

The model of the Craven Heifer, dubbed GYSheifer   A popular National Garden Scheme Yellow Book garden that is home to an award-winning brewery is opening for a 24th consecutive year on June 2 and 3. On the opening day, it will share its top of the Wolds venue with a...
Signature Brew tap takeover at Mason & Co

Signature Brew tap takeover at Mason & Co

For the second May bank holiday weekend, Mason & Co, in East London, is teaming up with the Signature Brew crew to bring excellent beer to the bar. Between May 25 and 28, the bar will have seven Signature beers on tap. On the Friday, the Signature Brew team will...
Preview: Langford Cricket Club Beer Festival

Preview: Langford Cricket Club Beer Festival

Langford Cricket Club, in Oxfordshire, has announced the return of its Beer Festival, on Sunday, May 27. The free-to-attend event will feature a beer tent with more than 20 ales and lagers and 12 ciders, plus, new for this year, a gin & Pimm’s tent featuring a...
Greene King creates beer for Tom Kerridge festivals

Greene King creates beer for Tom Kerridge festivals

Pub in the Park — the food and drink festival headed up by two Michelin-starred chef, TV presenter and Britain’s best-known publican, Tom Kerridge — is to have a bespoke beer brewed especially for festival-goers. Hops in the Park, a 4.2% ABV dry hop lager will be...

Line-up announced for Leeds Festival of Brewers

The brewer line-up has been confirmed for the Festival of Brewers, being held on June 29 and 30 at New Craven Hall, just South of Leeds City Centre. The festival concept is to host an event shining a spotlight on smaller, independent craft breweries that are often...