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Friday 21 November 2014

Beer

Blue Bombers bring back the ‘beer snake’

Fans of a Canadian football team will soon be able to resurrect the “beer snake” at home games after the practice was banned in 2010.

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Brewery teases Champagne in ‘apology’ video

A UK brewery has issued a grovelling albeit tongue-in-cheek apology to the Champagne Bureau after releasing a “Champagne-style” sparkling beer.

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Greene King buys Spirit Pub for £773m

Brewer and pub operator Greene King has agreed to fork-out £773.6 million to take over UK company Spirit Pub, making it the largest group in the country.

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Aussie pilot pulls up for a pint

A pilot in Western Australia was being questioned by police today after he steered his propeller-driven plane down the street on his way to the local pub.

Monday, November 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Beer truck smash sparks roadside party

Villagers “swarmed” on a truck and helped themselves to free beer after it overturned in a remote part of India, sparking an impromptu party.

Monday, November 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Young shun booze as over 60s drink up

Today’s younger generation are increasingly choosing to drink less with the over 60s drinking twice as often, according to a recent poll.

Monday, November 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Russia drags down AB InBev

Brewing giant AB InBev has seen global beer volumes slide by 2.7% in its third quarter, driven down by declines in Europe, especially Russia.

Friday, October 31st, 2014 1 Comment »

Civil service chief leaves post at SABMiller

The chief executive of the UK Civil Service will step down from his role at SABMiller after health professionals claimed it represented an “inexplicable and troubling” conflict of interest.

Thursday, October 30th, 2014 1 Comment »

Beer Alliance launches £10m campaign

The newly formed Britain’s Beer Alliance has launched with a £10 million campaign and TV advert to get people thinking differently about beer.

Thursday, October 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Serious Fraud Office to investigate Tesco

The Serious Fraud Office is to carry out a criminal investigation into the finances of UK supermarket Tesco.

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 No Comments »

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