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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…


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…



Alcohol-free beer to debut at the Great British Beer Festival

The Great British Beer Festival will be offering an alcohol-free beer range for the very first time from the Dutch-based Braxzz Brewery A recent newcomer to the alcohol-free and low-alcohol market, Braxzz Brewery has developed an alcohol-free IPA, Amber Ale and the world’s very first alcohol-free porter at 0.0% ABV….


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…


Bath Ales’ New Brewery Opens

On 15 May, Bath Ales officially opened the doors of its new state-of-the-art brew house Fellow west country brewer and pub company, St Austell Brewery, first announced its ambitious multi-million-pound plans for Bath Ales shortly after the acquisition in July 2016. The independent company, which is still family-owned, committed to…