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Wood’s Brewery Announces Closure

Wood’s Brewery of Wistanstow, Shropshire confirmed on 1 March 2022 that it has ceased trading due to “unfavourable trading conditions”. Wood’s Brewery was founded by Edward Wood and his family in 1980, they were one of the pioneers of the “real-ale” revolution, which led to the revival of the independent…


SIBA Business Awards 2022 Finalists Revealed

The Finalists in the SIBA Business Awards 2022 have today been revealed, highlighting the very best breweries, taprooms, retailers, pubs and beer industry businesses from across the UK. The SIBA Business Awards seek to congratulate excellence in the brewing industry across a variety of categories, from pump clip, can and…


National Pubwatch conference returns in 2022

Supporting vulnerable customers, combating drink spiking, preventing sexual misconduct and counter terrorism, will be just some of the issues tackled at the National Pubwatch conference later this month. The conference, which is back this year after a two-year hiatus due to the Covid pandemic, will take place at the Crowne…


PubAid receives highest ever support from industry

PubAid has received its highest ever level of support from brewers, pub companies and industry suppliers, setting it on course to achieve its ambitions over this year and beyond to promote pubs as a force for good in their communities. Several existing supporters have renewed their commitment to provide PubAid…


Five Points hit crowdfunding target

The Five Points Brewing Company, based in Hackney, East London, have reached their current crowdfunding target and are now overfunding as the independent brewery seeks investment to build a new brewery and taproom in the heart of Hackney. The move allows Five Points to merge its separate production and warehousing…