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Wednesday 25 November 2015


UK pub tax burden slammed by study

British pubs carry one of the heaviest tax burdens in the country, with each one paying an average of £140,000 in tax every year, according to a new report.

Monday, November 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Camra names ‘Pub of the Year’ finalists

The four best pubs in the UK according to judges from the Campaign for Real Ale have been revealed, from which the Pub of the Year will be chosen in February.

Monday, November 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

The week in pictures

The drinks trade this week celebrated the birthday of an iconic restaurant, uncovered new bartending talent and db hosted its Riesling Masters.

Friday, November 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Guinness opens experimental brewery to public

Guinness has announced the launch of a new visitor experience at its St James’s Gate Brewery in Dublin, giving the public access to its experimental brewery for the first time.

Thursday, November 19th, 2015 No Comments »

UK wholesaler scheme is ‘potentially deadly’

New British legislation to end alcohol tax fraud could lead to an explosion of underground bootleggers, job losses in the industry and even deaths, according to legal experts.

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015 No Comments »

Alcohol drives fall in consumer inflation

Alcohol is the main driver behind another fall in consumer inflation, with prices of wine and beer falling for three consecutive months to October 2015, according to the Wilson Drinks Report.

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015 No Comments »

London Beer Week to return for a second year

London Beer Week will takeover the capital for a second time next year, following its successful debut earlier this year.

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015 No Comments »

Roads closed after chemical spill at brewery

A 150m cordon was put in place around a UK brewery, the home of Bombardier beer, this morning, following a chemical spill at the site.

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015 No Comments »

‘I shouted at the water but it didn’t seem to do much’

Two philosophical Leeds men enjoyed a pint while waist-deep in flood water after a river engulfed the beer garden in which they were sitting.

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015 No Comments »

Raising a glass: 10 women in beer

We profile some of the women, past and present, who have and continue to be on the frontline of beer, helping to broaden its appeal and fight outdated stereotypes.

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015 1 Comment »

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