15 August 2012
As Britain rides high on medal successes, three pubs have their own reasons to celebrate – free beer for a year thanks to Spitfire Premium Ale’s Glorious 2012 promotion. The lucky pubs, George & Dragon, Ilfracombe; The Bull, Tunbridge Wells; and New Hall Tavern, Preston, have each won a firkin a week for a year – 3,744 pints – after being selected at random in a text-to-win on-cask promotion.
06 August 2012
The licensee of a Shepherd Neame pub close to the Olympic village is keeping Australians up-to-date on proceedings with a regular slot on national radio.
Frankie Colclough of the Eleanor Arms in Bow, East London is on the doorstep of the UK’s largest ever sports event and has been approached by ABC Radio to give some insight on the public mood.
01 August 2012
Shepherd Neame beers have won a gold medal, a silver medal and a host of bronze medals in the Olympics of beer, the International Beer Challenge. In the tasting category Late Red Autumn Hop Ale won gold and Canterbury Jack silver, while another four beers brewed by Shepherd Neame, 1698 Bottle Conditioned Ale, Spitfire Premium Kentish Ale, Generation Ale and Asda Extra Special Whitechapel Porter, w
26 July 2012
BBPA publishes new guidance to help pubs welcome those with access needs A new guidance document published by the BBPA provides an essential guide on how to make pubs as accessible as possible.
19 July 2012
On Monday and Tuesday I and a couple of colleagues went to Suffolk to view the barley crops with some experts from the malting industry and the local farmers who have been giving the crop tender loving care since before Christmas.