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Thursday 28 July 2016 loc: GB

England

On this day 1613…the Globe burns down

The Globe Theatre burned down on this day in 1613 and one poor theatre-goer had to put out his flaming trousers with a pot of ale.

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Supermarket chain Iceland to offer England fans free beer

Supermarket chain Iceland are set to offer England fans a peace offering by offering them free beer.

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Tyson Fury buys England fans 200 drinks at Euro 2016 party in Nice

Heavyweight boxer Tyson Fury jetted out to France to partake in the festivities.

Monday, June 27th, 2016 No Comments »

Alcohol advertising seen at Euro 2016 ‘once a minute’

A study has shown that fans who watched England’s recent clash with Wales at Euro 2016 saw alcohol advertising once every minute.

Monday, June 27th, 2016 No Comments »

Euro 2016 – Welsh Pubs win Battle of Britain​

England may have won the battle on the pitch, but their Welsh counterparts managed to get the share of the spoils when it came to the pubs on home soil.

Friday, June 17th, 2016 No Comments »

Alcohol ban ahead of England Euro 2016 match

Authorities in France have decided to limit the sale of alcohol ahead of England and Russia’s next Euro 2016 matches.

Thursday, June 16th, 2016 No Comments »

Strange tales: The barmaid eaten by a tiger

According to her gravestone and local legend, Hannah Twynnoy, a barmaid in Malmesbury, was the first person in Britain to be eaten by a tiger.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Top 10 things to do during English Wine Week

We’ve cherry picked the top 10 things to do during English Wine Week this week, so clear your diary, dig out your wellies and head to the country for a taste of England’s finest.

Tuesday, May 31st, 2016 No Comments »

English wine gets 37 new producers

No less than 37 new English wine producers entered the industry last year to meet growing consumer demand for English sparkling wine.

Tuesday, May 31st, 2016 No Comments »

Cool Climate Symposium opens today

The 9th International Cool Climate Wine Symposium opened its doors today in Brighton for three days of events and discussions around cool climate wine production.

Thursday, May 26th, 2016 No Comments »

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