Beer

Edinburgh Craft Beer Festival returns for 2019 with foodie focus

Tue 12th March 2019

Edinburgh Craft Beer Festival returns to the city this May, from Friday 24 – Saturday 25 May, with a special foodie focus. It’s all happening at The Bis

The Beer and Now

Thu 7th March 2019

It’s the world’s most popular drink after water and tea. There’s even a crater on the moon named after it. We’re talking about beer of course. Jason Caddy lo

BREWDOG LAUNCHES ITS FIRST DRAFT HOUSE PUB IN ABERDEEN

Thu 7th March 2019

BrewDog debuts its new Draft House pub called The Hop & Anchor, on Exchange Street, in its home city of Aberdeen, on Friday 8th March. It’s the first Draft

GREEN INK FOR PILSNER

Wed 6th March 2019

Carlsberg UK has unveiled a new, ‘better’ Carlsberg Danish Pilsner to minimise its environmental impact, with sustainable packaging and ‘greener green’ ink,

CAMRA crowns two Edinburgh pubs joint first in 2019 Pub of the Year competition

Fri 22nd February 2019

The Edinburgh and South-East Scotland branch of beer and pub campaigning group, Campaign for Real Ale Members (CAMRA) has announced that the Dreadnought on North For

BrewDog reveals more details of first Development Fund partnership

Tue 19th February 2019

BrewDog has revealed more details of its partnership with Crowns & Hops – the American craft beer brand that will be the first beneficiary of the Scottish brew

BrewDog reveals more details of first US bar outside Ohio

Wed 13th February 2019

Scottish brewer BrewDog has revealed more details of the ‘Doghouse’ bar it will open in Indianapolis, which will be its first US site outside its Ohio br

Beer sales in UK on-trade up, says BBPA Beer Barometer

Mon 11th February 2019

Sales of beer in the on trade increased by 0.1% on full year 2017 sales, according to the latest Beer Barometer sales data from the British Beer & Pub Associatio

New rum for Deeside Distillery

Wed 6th February 2019

A North-East distillery has launched an exciting new venture with the creation of the UK’s first single cask cask-strength rum.  Devil’s Poin

Hundreds of new craft beer breweries open in the UK

Mon 28th January 2019

A total of 430 new craft breweries opened in the year to the end of December 2017 as the market share of niche beers continues to rise, according to UHY Hacker Young

Tue 15th January 2019

Belhaven owner Greene King has appointed Nick Mackenzie as its new chief executive. Mackenzie will join the company on 1 May, succeeding Rooney Anand, who announced

Molson Coors & Matthew Clark distribution agreement comes to an end

Thu 13th December 2018

After five years of working together Molson Coors and Matthew Clark have “mutually agreed not to renew their free trade distribution agreement in Scotland.” The

PRIZE HAUL FOR ORKNEY BREWERY AT SIBA INDEPENDENT BEER AWARDS

Thu 8th November 2018

The Orkney Brewery has taken home no less than six prizes, including three golds, from the Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) Scotland Independent Beer Awards, th

Greene King’s Rooney Anand to step down as chief executive

Wed 7th November 2018

Rooney Anand has advised the Greene King Board - parent company of Belhaven - that he'll step down from the role of chief executive at the end of the current financi

Wetherspoon to add 200 capacity to Galashiels pub

Wed 31st October 2018

JD Wetherspoon is to invest £750,000 in The Hunters Hall, in High Street,  Galashiels  to increase capacity by 50%.