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Thursday 27 November 2014

UK

Top five World War One drinks

As this week marks the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War One, here we assemble five famous drinks associated with the conflict.

Monday, November 10th, 2014 1 Comment »

Fuller’s offers to fill up punters’ pints

British beer producer Fuller’s is offering to top-up tweeters’ empty pints as it launches a new social media campaign.

Friday, November 7th, 2014 No Comments »

IMW welcomes new members

The Institute of Masters of Wine has officially welcomed six new members and rewarded top performers in this year’s examinations.

Friday, November 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Bunnahabhain taps into Islay history

Bunnahabhain is adding a new limited edition whisky to its range that takes its inspiration from life on Islay during the 19th century.

Friday, November 7th, 2014 No Comments »

UK trade narrowly misses label target

The UK drinks trade has delivered on a promise to improve health labelling of alcohol, but missed its overall target by a mere 0.7%.

Friday, November 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Hush Heath adds new sparkling tier

English wine producer Hush Heath Estate has introduced a “more approachable” range to help broaden the appeal of English sparkling wine.

Friday, November 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 shocking drink driving ads

Only men are at risk of driving under the influence and it is a woman’s responsibility to prevent it, the UK’s first drink driving advert appeared to suggest.

Thursday, November 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Teacher refused job for being Irish

A teacher’s job application was rejected point blank due to the “alcoholism nature” of her “kind”, referring to the woman’s Irish heritage.

Thursday, November 6th, 2014 2 Comments »

Pub chain apologises for poppy ‘ban’

A UK pub chain has said it is “extremely sorry” for any offence caused after it banned certain staff from wearing poppies at work.

Thursday, November 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Government steps up pressure on Tesco

Business secretary Vince Cable has voiced his concerns about Tesco’s £263 million financial scandal, calling for a comprehensive review of the company’s practices.

Thursday, November 6th, 2014 No Comments »

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