Malaysia enforces travel ban on beer festival and gay partygoers

Malaysia is enforcing a travel ban on any visitors coming to the Muslim-majority country for the now banned beer festival and an upcoming gay party.

Yorkshire beer smugglers jailed for £3.8m tax fraud

A criminal gang from South Yorkshire has been sentenced to a total of 19 years in prison for evading £3.8 million in duty and VAT by smuggling beer – including brands Budweiser, Carlsberg and Stella Artois – into the UK. 

Black Sheep Brewery appoints new chairman

North Yorkshire-based Black Sheep Brewery has appointed Andy Slee as its new chairman who will take over from founder Paul Theakston this month. 

Aussie brewer filters beer through fossils

A brewer in South Australia is to release a beer that has been filtered through fossils half a billion years old.

The week in pictures

September 8th, 2017

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