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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…


CAMRA Pub Design Awards 2019

CAMRA has unveiled the winners of its prestigious Pub Design Awards, which aims to recognise the most stunning feats of architecture, design and conservation in British pubs across the country Refurbishment category The Pilot Boat in Lyme Regis for a refurbishment project described as a ‘labour of love’ by Palmers…


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…


Wonston Arms named CAMRA Pub of the Year 2019

The Wonston Arms, a community pub saved from closure has been named the best in the country in CAMRA’s prestigious National Pub of the Year Awards 2018, the most respected and well-known pub accolade in the UK The pub was derelict and empty just four years ago when the owner…


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…


Black Sheep Brewery Acquires York Brewery

The Black Sheep Brewery plc has announced the purchase of York Brewery York Brewery entered administration on Thursday 13 December, together with its parent company, Mitchell’s of Lancaster. The deal includes York Brewery, it’s brands and four outlets – The Last Drop Inn, Tap Room & Three Legged Mare, York…