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2019 Charity Pub of the year awards

The search is on for the UK’s Charity Pub of the Year, as the 2019 competition, opens for entries The competition, organised by PubAid and the All-Party Parliamentary Beer Group (APPBG) and sponsored by Matthew Clark, is now in its second year and seeks to recognise pubs who go the…


Stannary Brewing Company completes six figure expansion

Ambitious Devon microbrewery Stannary Brewing Company has completed a £100,000 expansion project, as it seeks to expand the reach of its beers to the national marketplace. The brewery has recently completed the installation of a new brewhouse at its Tavistock site that will increase its capacity to 42 hectolitres per…


Hook Norton Brewery wins Hidden Gem Award

Hook Norton Brewery has been awarded the South East’s Hidden Gem Award in VisitEngland Visitor Attraction Accolades that recognises the quality of visitor experiences across England Hook Norton Brewery, located in the Cotswold village of Hook Norton, Oxfordshire has developed into a major tourist destination offering visitors brewery tours, free…


Beer and pub campaigners cheer duty freeze

The Chancellor’s surprise decision to freeze Beer Duty has been welcomed by the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) The Chancellor also announced rate relief for businesses with a rateable value under £51,000, which will see rates bills cut by a third for around 90% of independent small business, including pubs….


Coalition respond to SIBA proposals on SBR

The Small Brewers Duty Reform Coalition have issued the following statement in response to SIBA’s proposals on Small Breweries’ Relief “The Small Brewers Duty Reform Coalition are delighted that the Society of Independent Brewers Association (SIBA) have accepted the need for significant reform of Small Breweries’ Relief (SBR) and are…


SIBA publishes Small Breweries’ Relief proposals

The Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) has set out its proposals for how Small Breweries’ Relief (SBR) can be enhanced to encourage job creation, investment and growth in British independent brewing whilst protecting our flourishing small craft brewers SIBA has written to HM Treasury calling for: Positive changes to the…