The week in pictures

A busy week for the drinks industry with the exception of Pfeiffer Wines' turtles who spent the week sunbathing. Piper-Heidsieck was flowing at The Oscars, Mouton Cadet revealed its America's Cup wines and the community of Somersham, Suffolk, finally saved its local pub.

Social drinking ‘good for your health’

New research has shown that moderate, casual drinking with friends may be linked to overall health benefits.

Ed Sheeran builds secret tunnel to underground pub

Singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran has revealed he has built a secret tunnel to a private pub underneath his home in North London.

On this day 1953… discovering DNA

On this day in 1953, having cracked their theory of a double helix structure for DNA, Francis Crick and James Watson went straight to the pub to celebrate.

Smallest pub in the UK opens

October 20th, 2016

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