The Wild Beer Co crowdfunding new brewery

Shepton Mallet-based The Wild Beer Co wants to build a new facility on the Bath & West Showground, which will have the capacity to...

Nirvana Brewery focusing on low ABV and no alcohol beers

Nirvana Brewery, producing solely low, or no alcohol, beers, has brewed its first beer this week. The East London-based business, which is using a 10bbl...

Butcombe rebrands and expands

Butcombe Brewery, part of the Liberation Group, is aiming to expand its pub estate to 100 outlets over the next three to five years. The...

Cross Borders Brewing planning major 2017

Midlothian, Scotland-based Cross Borders Brewing is aiming to expand in 2017 following a buoyant first six months in business. The 10bbl brewery, which experienced a...

Fuller’s appoints new head brewer

Fuller’s has promoted Georgina Young to the role of head brewer, the first female to take on the role at the Chiswick-based business. Simon Dodd,...

Leicester welcomes Framework Brewery

Framework Brewery has marked its opening in Leicester city centre by pouring its first pint, a hoppy American pale. The brewery is planning to focus...

SIBA: The Beerflex Debate

When independent Manchester brewery Cloudwater announced that it would be discontinuing the production of cask beer this January, it became the epicentre of a...

Brewers’ Research & Education Fund application window opens

Applicants for the Brewers’ Research & Education Fund (BREF) can now lodge their applications via the BBPA website until 31 March 2017. The BREF is...

Wicked Weed’s Richard Kilcullen joins BrewDog

Brewdog has found the brewmaster for its Overworks sour facility with the hiring of Wicked Weed’s Richard Kilcullen. Construction on the sour beer facility started...

Hawkshead Brewery hits million litre mark in 2016

Hawkshead has enjoyed a successful 12 months, confirming it brewed 10,169 hectolitres (1,016,900 litres) of beer in calendar year. This marks an 8% increase over...