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Ossett Brewery Invests in Saltaire ‘Beer Factory’

Salt Beer Factory is a £1.7million investment by Ossett Brewery housed in a Grade II Victorian tramshed built in 1904. Salt is a micro-brewery with a difference, unifying heritage and modern brewing. The mission is to produce showstopping, hop-forward beers and couple them with an interactive brewery experience. Brewing a…


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….


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…


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…