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The Laurieston has been named Glasgow pub of the year  Glasgow Live

The small pub on Bridge Street is regarded as having one of the most remarkable interiors in the UK.

Posted: December 13, 2018, 7:14 pm
Mixed response to Budget measures  Scottish Licensed Trade News

The draft Scottish Budget has met with a mixed response from trade bodies and business groups.

Posted: December 13, 2018, 4:32 pm
Shepherd Neame teams up with award-winning microbrewery

Award-winning Kent microbrewery Rockin Robin has joined forces with Britain's oldest brewer, Shepherd Neame, to launch its first pub. Rockin Robin, founded ...

Posted: December 13, 2018, 2:45 pm
Drinker's Dozen: the best festive tipples across London  Evening Standard

There are 12 days to Christmas… so take a deliciously merry daily tipple across town, says Frankie McCoy 12. Take yourself for a spin with a sbagliato at ...

Posted: December 13, 2018, 7:00 am
The 13 best pubs in Essex for 2019 according to the Good Pub Guide  Essex Live

Whether it's for a drink, a bite to eat or just for a catch up with friends, there are plenty of pubs to enjoy across the county. We are spoilt for choice in Essex and ...

Posted: December 11, 2018, 5:31 pm
The Real Ale Farm in Bargoed is in the running for top CAMRA prize  Wales247

The Real Ale Farm in Bargoed, Rhymney Valley, has again been one of the top four clubs in the country in CAMRA's Club of the Year awards for the second ...

Posted: December 10, 2018, 1:24 pm
Frampton pub in good beer guide for fifth time  Gazette Series

A GLOUCESTERSHIRE landlady is raising a glass in celebration after her pub has been included in a real ale bible for the fifth consecutive year.

Posted: December 10, 2018, 10:31 am
Here's to a brighter future. How South Lakes pubs are bucking the national trend  The Westmorland Gazette

TO misquote Mark Twain, it seems reports of the death of the great British pub are greatly exaggerated.

Posted: December 8, 2018, 6:00 pm
The Acorn Pub opens in Kinson  Bournemouth Echo

PUB-GOERS in Kinson have been breathing a sigh of relief, after the opening of The Acorn Pub.

Posted: December 8, 2018, 5:04 am
Community pub funding extended to support sites 'most impacted by closures'  The Drinks Business

Community-owned pubs will receive an extra £2.2 million in funding from Power to Change, a programme set up to help save local watering holes from closure.

Posted: December 7, 2018, 12:06 pm
Wandsworth's pub protection policy pays off  Wandsworth Guardian

Pubs in Wandsworth are faring far better than neighbouring boroughs, figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) have revealed.

Posted: December 6, 2018, 1:47 pm
Four new craft ales launch at chippy  The Press, York

A MICRO-BREWERY near York is launching a range of new canned craft ales - not in a pub or during a beer festival but at a nearby chippy.

Posted: December 5, 2018, 5:40 pm
Rochd'ale' Ale trail raises £1400 for Mayor's Charities  Rochdale Online

The 2018 Rochd'ale' Ale Trail raised a whopping £1400 for charity.

Posted: December 5, 2018, 4:58 pm
Here's how many different kinds of beer there are in York  YorkMix

York has that unbeatable formula of blending history and cultural appeal with a widely diverse offering in its pubs and bars. There's the city's traditional pubs ...

Posted: December 5, 2018, 8:00 am
Big Interview: Ben Lockwood, beer & cider procurement manager M&B

Mitchells & Butlers' beer and cider procurement manager Ben Lockwood's passion for the sector has propelled him to the top of his game. But what's next for the ...

Posted: December 4, 2018, 9:41 am
How Nottingham's real ale and pub scene led to Wetherspoon owner creating the chain  Nottinghamshire Live

The owner of one of Britain's largest pub chains has credited his experience of Nottingham's bars and breweries as one of the major factors in launching his own ...

Posted: December 4, 2018, 8:00 am
VIDEO: Join CAMRA- the Campaign for Real Ale  Cwmbran Life

Twenty-two men and women crammed into the back room at the Queen Inn in Upper Cwmbran for the November meeting of the Gwent Branch of the Campaign ...

Posted: December 2, 2018, 6:57 pm
Landlord of multi-award winning real ale pub in Sheffield retires  The Star

The landlord of a multi-award winning real ale venue in Kelham Island, who had become somewhat of an institution in Sheffield's pub scene, has retired.

Posted: December 2, 2018, 8:00 am
Readers' Choice: The best places to grab a pint of real ale in Cumbria  News & Star

Here at the News & Star we asked our readers the best place to grab a pint of real ale. Now the results are in.

Posted: December 1, 2018, 8:00 am
Shrewsbury Folk Festival: Top names revealed as tickets go on sale

Tickets have gone on sale for the 2019 Shrewsbury Folk Festival as organisers have shared the first names to be added to the bill.

Posted: December 1, 2018, 8:00 am
Tom Parker Bowles and Olly Smith on the 100 best pubs in the UK  Daily Mail

What makes a cosy pub? For us, it's one with a roaring fire, comfy nooks to dwell in, ideally dogs welcome, great grub and a carefully chosen gathering of ales ...

Posted: December 1, 2018, 8:00 am
Dudley Winter Ales Fayre is back | Dudley  Dudley News

DUDLEY Winter Ales Fayre is underway for the 33rd year, bringing with it the usual celebration of real ale and local heroes to Dudley Town Hall.

Posted: November 30, 2018, 8:00 am
Whip the Cat Rapper and Clog Feature at Dancing England at Nottingham Playhouse  LeftLion

After being reinstated last year, Dancing England will be coming to the Nottingham Playhouse stage on Saturday 26 January 2019 to showcase the finest in ...

Posted: November 28, 2018, 8:00 am
Tuesday 27 November 2018  The Week UK

Donald Trump says Theresa May's Brexit agreement could threaten a US-UK trade deal. Speaking to reporters, the US President said the withdrawal agreement ...

Posted: November 27, 2018, 8:00 am
More than 25% of UK pubs have closed since 2001  The Guardian

More than a quarter of Britain's pubs have closed their doors since the turn of the millennium, according to “shocking” official figures that have prompted *fresh* ...

Posted: November 26, 2018, 8:00 am
1,000 beer fans from across UK to visit Dundee for conference  Evening Telegraph

Dundee's pubs are preparing for a boost as a major conference taking place in the city is expected to pull in beer-lovers from across the UK. Ciaran Russell, of ...

Posted: November 26, 2018, 8:00 am
Tourism helps two Scots areas beat the UK-wide pub decline trend  HeraldScotland

TOURISM is driving a rise in the number of pubs in the Highlands, bucking a UK-wide trend in the decline of the local.

Posted: November 26, 2018, 8:00 am
Pub review: Hales Bar, Harrogate  Yorkshire Evening Post

THE experience you get at Hales Bar depends almost entirely on the choice you make as you step through the main door.

Posted: November 22, 2018, 8:00 am
CAMRA urges Ei Group not to sell pubs to developers

The Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) has urged Ei Group to sell its pubs to other operators after news the pubco is set to sell its commercial property branch.

Posted: November 22, 2018, 8:00 am
The best UK businesses driving positive change - Real Business  Real Business

With less than one month to go before the 2018 Amazon Growing Business Awards, we delve into the shortlist for our new category based on positive impact.

Posted: November 21, 2018, 12:38 pm
London's Banana Cabaret returns : Other news 2018  Chortle

One of London's oldest comedy nights, Banana Cabaret, is returning to its home of 35 years, The Bedford pub in Balham, from next month. The venue has been ...

Posted: November 20, 2018, 8:00 am
Altrincham's Old Market Tavern sold  Place North West

The Old Market Tavern, one of Altrincham's most prominent pubs, has been sold for a price of around £900,000 ahead of a possible conversion into a mixed-use ...

Posted: November 20, 2018, 8:00 am
Sixty ales and live music lined up for Otley Beer Festival  Ilkley Gazette

REAL ale lovers will be making a beeline for Otley this weekend.

Posted: November 19, 2018, 8:00 am
Take part in the ale trail and find new pub and beer favourites  Braintree and Witham Times

IF you are a lover of real ale and beer, and a supporter of local brewerys, what better way is there to get out there this weekend (and every day in…

Posted: November 18, 2018, 8:00 am
40 best cosy pubs around the UK  iNews

The Gurnard's Head. St Ives, Cornwall. This quirky inn is one of the best – the sort of place a hiker hopes to find. Outside, the wild west coast weaves up to St ...

Posted: November 16, 2018, 8:00 am
Try more than 100 beers at the Cambridge winter beer festival  Cambridge News

The CAMRA event, Cambridge Beer Festival - Winter 2018, will be held this week.

Posted: November 14, 2018, 8:00 am
These are the friendliest, beeriest and all-round best pubs in the UK 2018, according to CAMRA  The Drinks Business

Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) has singled out the four best pubs in the country ahead of its 2018 Pub of the Year award. One of the most well-known pub ...

Posted: November 8, 2018, 8:00 am
Britain's best hotels for real ale lovers  The Telegraph

The best hotels in Britain for real ale, lager and craft beer lovers, from those that offer brewery tours, tastings, and have won CAMRA awards – to those that ...

Posted: November 8, 2018, 8:00 am
Raise a glass of real ale to the wildlife and beauty of Northumberland  Chronicle Live

Three breweries boast a range of beers all dedicated to the magnificent Northumberland countryside, and the wildlife found within.

Posted: November 3, 2018, 7:00 am
The 50 best UK pubs | Travel  The Guardian

The pub is a great British invention. Here, experts pick their favourites for Sunday lunch, picturesque settings, craft beer, history and more. All (but one) are child- ...

Posted: October 27, 2018, 7:00 am
So you thought real ale campaigners were all beards and sandals?  Derbyshire Live

Those of us who know the Campaign for Real Ale have always known that the organisation does not just consist of bearded, sandal-wearing, beer-gutted ...

Posted: October 21, 2018, 7:00 am
Beverley Real Ale Festival is back for its biggest year ever - and there's gin  Hull Daily Mail

The festival is returning for its 7th year with food and live music.

Posted: October 16, 2018, 7:00 am
Wetherspoons festival: Real-ale and cider celebration kicks off across pubs this week  Gazette Live

Punters can sup from choice of 30 UK ales and five ciders, all from small, independent brewers, during the event.

Posted: October 9, 2018, 7:00 am
Richmond Real Ale Festival offers fruit pressing service  Richmondshire Today

More than 30 traditionally-made beers and ciders – and a fruit pressing *service* – will be available at the 17th Richmond Real Ale Festival which takes place this ...

Posted: October 7, 2018, 7:00 am
3 reasons cask beer is declining in UK pubs, and 3 ways it can change  The Drinks Business

Independent beer regulator Cask Marque held its annual Cask Report on Thursday 27 September, which outlined the threats facing traditional ale producers in ...

Posted: October 2, 2018, 7:00 am
This is the UK's best pub for cider drinkers, according to CAMRA  The Drinks Business

The Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) has announced the UK's best pub for cider drinkers — a converted Blockbuster in Bournemouth. Serving more than 20 ...

Posted: October 1, 2018, 7:00 am
Real ale lovers turn out for inaugural Barlow Beer Festival  The Bolton News

REAL ale lovers have turned out in force for a beer festival in Edgworth this weekend.

Posted: September 30, 2018, 7:00 am
Real Ale helps M&S to diversify its craft beer range  Drinks Retailing News

London retailer Real Ale has helped Marks & Spencer overhaul its own-label beer range in time for the key Christmas trading period. The craft beer specialist, ...

Posted: September 25, 2018, 7:00 am
Conwy Real Ale Trail on again this weekend  North Wales Pioneer

The Conwy Real Ale Trail is back again. Seven pubs and two microbreweries have been included into this year's route with more than 50 real ales for ...

Posted: September 24, 2018, 7:00 am
All you need to know about the return of the Conwy Real Ale Trail  Daily Post

A bus will take festival-goers between seven pubs and two microbreweries.

Posted: September 23, 2018, 7:00 am
16 best British pubs have been named for 2019  The Independent

The Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) has rounded up its 2019 list of the top 16 pubs in the country. The shortlist is part of a nationwide search that will end in the ...

Posted: September 21, 2018, 7:00 am
These are the best 16 CAMRA pubs in the UK  The Drinks Business

Coinciding with the launch of the 46th edition of its Good Beer Guide, the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) has named the top 16 pubs in the country as part of ...

Posted: September 20, 2018, 7:00 am
New £25000 cask ale bar looks set to open in Darwen town centre  Lancashire Telegraph

A NEW £25000 cask ale bar looks set to open its doors in a town centre.

Posted: September 20, 2018, 7:00 am
The Reading pubs named in the Good Beer Guide 2019  In Your Area

The 2019 CAMRA Good Beer Guide is the 'must-have' guide to the best pubs and breweries serving and producing real ale in the UK. The 2019 edition was ...

Posted: September 19, 2018, 7:00 am
13 of Kent's best pubs new to The Campaign for Real Ale's Good Beer Guide 2019  Kent Live

The Good Beer Guide - which as the name suggests ranks the best pubs and beers in the country - has welcomed a further 28 Kent pubs to this year's edition.

Posted: September 15, 2018, 7:00 am
The best 16 pubs in the UK for 2018 have been named by the Campaign for Real Ale  iNews

The 16 pubs deemed to be the best in the UK have been revealed by The Good Beer Guide 2019, published by the not-for-profit consumer organisation ...

Posted: September 14, 2018, 7:00 am
CAMRA Good Beer Guide: The 16 best pubs in the UK have been revealed  Evening Standard

The Campaign for Real Ale, CAMRA, has revealed their selection of the best pubs in the UK as part of its search for the National Pub of the Year. The list ...

Posted: September 13, 2018, 7:00 am
Best UK beer subscriptions  Evening Standard

Discovering a novel beer is a joyful occasion, like meeting a new friend you just instantly click with, a good beer goes a long way. But where to start? Imagine ...

Posted: September 13, 2018, 7:00 am
Love lager – but want to drink less? Adrian Chiles’s guide to great alcohol-free beers  The Guardian

The broadcaster is trying to moderate his drinking, so who better to sample the growing range of low- and no-alcohol brews?

Posted: September 9, 2018, 7:00 am
What’s more important: The beer we drink or where we drink it?  The Independent

The cry of dismay that pubs are disappearing has become a firm fixture in the beer and business press over the past decade or so.

Posted: August 31, 2018, 7:00 am
Trendy pub tries to justify £22.50 pint of beer  The Week UK

The Craft Beer Co in London says that Speedway Stout is 'incredibly good value' due to the quality of its ingredients and its rarity.

Posted: August 28, 2018, 7:00 am
Top 20 real ale pubs in the Midlands and Shropshire

Here in the Midlands and Shropshire we're spolied for choice when it comes to real ale pubs.

Posted: August 25, 2018, 7:00 am
Smile for the Camra: 'Hat day' at the British Beer Festival  BBC News

Visitors to the Great British Beer Festival were asked to wear their "silliest drinking hat".

Posted: August 9, 2018, 7:00 am
Follow our ultimate craft beer and real ale trail around Leeds city centre  Leeds Live

Swap the chaos of the Otley Run for this more leisurely pub crawl in the city centre.

Posted: August 9, 2018, 7:00 am
Camra: more than half of UK adults struggle to afford to drink in pubs  The Guardian

Average price of pint is £5.20 in London and about £3.50 across Britain, says campaign group.

Posted: August 5, 2018, 7:00 am
The finest selection of microbreweries in and around Cambridge  Cambridge News

Check out the ale from these Cambridge brewers and you won't be disappointed.

Posted: August 4, 2018, 7:00 am
No-alcohol beer – all the flavour without the booze  The Guardian

The boom in low- and alcohol-free beer means you can now enjoy a daytime drink and not compromise on taste.

Posted: August 3, 2018, 7:00 am
Yorkshire Day 2018: 9 of the best real ale pubs in Yorkshire  Yorkshire Post

Going to the pub is one of the nation's favourite pastimes and Yorkshire has a wide selection to choose from, including those which specialise in real ale.

Posted: August 1, 2018, 7:00 am
What if tech moguls brewed real ale?  The Register

Updated: Competition The fine people at CAMRA are also fans of The Register, and are giving away both free and discount tickets for possibly one of the ...

Posted: July 20, 2018, 7:00 am
No lack of real beer due to CO2 shortage – just Eurofizz  The Guardian

Regarding the shortage of CO2 reported in the Guardian over the last week, it does not lead to a shortage of real beer – only of the ersatz versions such as lager ...

Posted: July 3, 2018, 7:00 am
Best beers 2018: The best lagers, ales, stouts, IPAs, craft beers and more  Expert Reviews

Grab yourself a bottle or buy the perfect pint - these are the tastiest, most refreshing beers this summer.

Posted: June 28, 2018, 7:00 am
How to beat the World Cup fizzy beer shortage? Drink more real ale

Beer lovers across the nation are worried. Last week, a carbon dioxide shortage was revealed after an abnormally high number of factory closures. In a crisis ...

Posted: June 27, 2018, 7:00 am
CO2 shortage: Britain's biggest pub chain runs low on beer brands  BBC News

Britain's biggest pub group says some outlets are running out of certain beer brands as CO2 gas shortages continue to hit the food and drink sectors. Ei Group ...

Posted: June 27, 2018, 7:00 am
Worried about the beer running out - drink real ale say Coventry and Warwickshire brewers  Coventry Telegraph

Worried about not being able to get a beer next time you go to the pub for a World Cup match or just to soak-up the balmy atmosphere of a beer garden?

Posted: June 26, 2018, 7:00 am
Over 100 MPs support tax relief for UK pubs  The Drinks Business

More than 100 MPs have backed an Early Day Motion which calls on the UK government to “reduce the tax burden on pubs”, according to the Campaign for ...

Posted: June 25, 2018, 7:00 am
Beers out of stock because of CO2 shortage

Brewers large and small are running low or have run out of products as the Europe-wide CO2 shortage worsens, putting a stop to brewing and packaging for ...

Posted: June 21, 2018, 7:00 am
Warming up to ales: the British beer movement brewing in America  The Guardian

Americans have long rejected Britain's booze as too warm and flat – but a new wave of brewers are seeking to change that.

Posted: June 15, 2018, 7:00 am
10 best botanical beers  The Independent

You may have noticed an affliction developing among brewers, which we call “adjunctivitis”, and is the habit of putting ingredients other than malted barley, hops ...

Posted: June 15, 2018, 7:00 am
Beers of Yorkshire: The 8 popular beers which hail from the region  Yorkshire Post

Beer is one of the nation's favourite tipples and is enjoyed by many around the UK. From real ale, to pale ale to the old classics, beer can be enjoyed in the sun, ...

Posted: May 11, 2018, 7:00 am
Real ale fans won't represent all drinkers  BBC News

Campaign for Real Ale (Camra) members have narrowly rejected plans to widen the organisation's remit to be the voice of all beer, cider and perry drinkers.

Posted: April 21, 2018, 7:00 am
Real ale drinkers reject Camra's bid to support lager for the first time  The Telegraph

Members of the Campaign for Real Ale have rejected a “far reaching” attempt to modernise the organisation, highlighting a schism within the ranks.

Posted: April 21, 2018, 7:00 am
Craft beer makers hope to crack new markets with tap rooms  The Guardian

British craft beer makers are reviving the tradition of brewery tap rooms as an antidote to the national trend of pub closures and the dominance of big brewers.

Posted: April 1, 2018, 7:00 am
Pubs in danger: Six charts on how the British drink  BBC News

Across the UK, people are spending more money on gin and craft beer, and there are more breweries open today than there were in the 1930s. But 18 pubs ...

Posted: March 27, 2018, 7:00 am
Cheers! 8 charity beers to raise a glass to  UK Fundraising

A round-up of 8 beers raising funds for charity. From big brewers and national charities to smaller operations and local causes.

Posted: March 26, 2018, 7:00 am
These are the best-looking pubs in the UK, according to CAMRA  The Drinks Business

The awards, held in association with Historic England, recognise high standards of architecture in the refurbishment and the conservation of existing pubs.

Posted: March 20, 2018, 7:00 am
Storm in a pint glass: Beer drinkers split over Camra plan to support lager for the first time  The Telegraph

For almost 50 years, it has been at the forefront of the crusade to promote cask beers. But the Campaign for Real Ale (Camra) risks a rebellion from members ...

Posted: March 17, 2018, 7:00 am
Cask Beer: solving the problem of price

Real ale is a uniquely British phenomenon, but the price of cask rarely reflects its premium nature. What can operators, brewers and other industry figures do to ...

Posted: March 12, 2018, 7:00 am
Which UK town really has the most pubs per square mile?  The Telegraph

British settlements have a tendency to tussle over some curious honours. Buxton and Alston fight over the the right to call themselves the country's highest ...

Posted: February 28, 2018, 8:00 am
Pub boarded up for closure in 2013 is now best in UK, Camra says  The Guardian

Real ale group crowns Cricketers Arms in St Helens, Merseyside, its national pub of the year.

Posted: February 27, 2018, 8:00 am
Lake District pub crawl: Hunting for the best beers on the ultimate ale trail  The Independent

A light drizzle sets in as we tramp across Loughrigg Fell. To the south, Windermere appears dark and moody, grey cloud hanging over the southern Lake District ...

Posted: February 23, 2018, 8:00 am
These are officially the best real ale and cider pubs in Swansea and Neath Port Talbot  Wales Online

A Mumbles watering hole which brews its own beer is Swansea's pub of the year again. It is the second time The Pilot has won the Campaign for Real Ale ...

Posted: February 23, 2018, 8:00 am
Camra apologise for 'offensive' crossword in magazine  BBC News

The publication has been described as "homophobic" and "disgusting" by some social media users.

Posted: February 16, 2018, 8:00 am
The top 10 real ale pubs in York  YorkMix

The gradual rebirth of real ale due to the genesis of CAMRA turned into a tidal wave with over 2000 breweries now plying their craft in the UK. See also The top ...

Posted: February 6, 2018, 8:00 am
The top 10 York pubs that serve both craft beer and real ale  YorkMix

Whether you like your traditional real ales or are more into your craft keg beers, York has something for you. So to start a comprehensive YorkMix York pub guide ...

Posted: January 18, 2018, 8:00 am
10 best traditional British beers  The Independent

The Great British Beer Festival, organised by CAMRA – the Campaign for Real Ale – is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year and promises to be bigger and ...

Posted: July 24, 2017, 7:00 am
Do you know your real ale from your craft beer?  BBC News

Craft beer or real ale? If you are not quite sure what it all means or where to start, we asked a brewer in Brecon for some answers.

Posted: August 28, 2015, 7:00 am

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