Articles by ale talk

Stout is named the best beer in Britain

Siren’s Broken Dream Breakfast Stout is named the best in Britain Siren Brewery based in Berkshire has won the Campaign for Real Ale‘s prestigious Champion Beer of Britain award, one of the highest accolades in the beer industry. Awarded on the opening day of the Great British Beer Festival at…


Long Live The Local

Britain’s Beer Alliance has launched a new campaign called ‘Long Live The Local’ The new campaign’s mission is to celebrate the important role local pubs play in Britain’s community, culture and national identity. It will also call for a cut in the devastatingly high beer duty, which the Government has…


Want to win a brewery?

Elite Stainless Fabrications are giving away a 60ltr Micro Brewery in a charity raffle Due to popular demand, after 6 years Elite Stainless Fabrications are bringing back their 60ltr brew kit. The standard unit will be either brushed or circle finished stainless steel but the special edition just for the…


MPs call on the Government to save the Great British pub

More than 100 MPs have backed an Early Day Motion (EDM) in Parliament which calls on the Government to take further steps to reduce the tax burden on pubs in a bid to halt pub closures. Tabled by Toby Perkins MP, who sits as the Chair of the All Party…



Stroud Brewery reveals new brewery plans

Organic beer producer, Stroud Brewery is set to move into its purpose built brewery by Autumn this year. The brand-new purpose built building will cost £1.2M and accommodate the organic brewery’s growing needs, providing additional brewing capacity, storage facilities, larger offices, a new taproom with canal-side views and social/event spaces…