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Greene King partners with the International Slavery Museum this Black History Month

Brewer and pub company Greene King has partnered with Liverpool’s International Slavery Museum in a bid to help raise awareness and educate about the historic transatlantic slave trade.

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Emmerdale's new brewery, Amity Brew Co, launches core range

The brand new Yorkshire craft brewery launched earlier this summer and which is based in a former mill that used to be the location for long-running soap Emmerdale.

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Comfort zone: Has Covid-19 changed consumers' taste in beer?

Comfort food is having a moment, if empty baking aisles around the country are any indication. But what about comfort drinking? Claire Bullen asks if quarantine has inspired consumers to go for more familiar styles of beer or has boredom induced a fever for new and exciting brews?

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How Covid-19 has affected the wellbeing of the craft beer industry

From impacted sleep patterns and emotional instability, to stress and exhaustion, the ups and downs of the beer industry during Covid-19 is taking its toll on staff wellbeing. Lily Waite talks to brewery owners about how they and their teams are coping.

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Beavertown Brewery opens 'London's largest' new brewery

Beaverworld is located in Ponders End, Enfield, on a six-acre plot and will be able to produce 90m pints a year.

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Forest Road brewery to open new site in London’s Bermondsey

Forest Road’s new brewery will open in South Bermondsey, on top the spot that used to host historical tea company, The Mazawattee.

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Five Points to open new venue this weekend

East London’s craft brewery Five Points has announced the opening of a brand new venue, The Five Points Mare Street Taproom.

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Tennent's Wellpark brewery gets new carbon capture facility

Scotland’s Tennent’s Wellpark brewery has completed the installation of a new carbon capture facility in a pledge to become ‘as close to self-sufficient as currently possible’.

Podcasts

SipAdvisor: Listen to our first Imbibe podcast

SipAdvisor by Imbibe is our new monthly podcast and our first episode features all-star line-up: the Artesian’s Anna Sebastian; sommelier Jan Konetzki; beer writer Pete Brown; Club Soda’s Laura Willoughby, and ciderologist Gabe Cook.

SipAdvisor special: Natural wine podcast

Following the announcement earlier this year that ‘natural wine’ has been legally recognised in France as Vin méthode nature, our first  podcast special edition is entirely dedicated to the subject.

SipAdvisor: Episode 2

In the second episode of our podcast, we look at what re-opening might look like for the UK’s pubs bars and restaurants – including an interview with on-trade marketing legend Mark McCullough about the 100 Day Playbook, a muse on PPE for hospitality staff, all accompanied by a glass of English fizz for English Wine Week.

SipAdvisor: How to tackle no shows

SipAdvisor by Imbibe is our monthly podcast. In this third episode, we remember some of the venues that have had to close during the Covid-19 crisis before taking a closer look at the problem of no shows

News |  People & Places

Beavertown Brewery opens 'London's largest' new brewery

Beaverworld is located in Ponders End, Enfield, on a six-acre plot and will be able to produce 90m pints a year.

News |  Beer & Cider

Forest Road brewery to open new site in London’s Bermondsey

Forest Road’s new brewery will open in South Bermondsey, on top the spot that used to host historical tea company, The Mazawattee.

News |  Beer & Cider

Five Points to open new venue this weekend

East London’s craft brewery Five Points has announced the opening of a brand new venue, The Five Points Mare Street Taproom.

News |  Beer & Cider

Tennent's Wellpark brewery gets new carbon capture facility

Scotland’s Tennent’s Wellpark brewery has completed the installation of a new carbon capture facility in a pledge to become ‘as close to self-sufficient as currently possible’.

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Camden Town Brewery launches Camden Heroes to raise money for healthcare workers

The brewery has rebranded its classic Camden Hells lager as a nod to NHS workers, with all proceeds donated to charities supporting them through the coronavirus crisis.

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Hop twiddling at Hogs Back Brewery goes ahead – with social distancing in place

The traditional practice of ‘twiddling’ is a vital part of ensuring a healthy hop crop harvest.

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BBPA in planning process for pubs reopening

The British Beer & Pub Association says four weeks is needed post-lockdown for pubs and breweries to have time to prepare for business in the wake of coronavirus.

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Brewgooder aims to facilitate a round of beer for all 1.2m NHS workers

The craft brewer has created One On Us a platform that allows people to donate a four-pack of its beer and a message of support for anyone working in the NHS during the current coronavirus crisis.

News |  Beer & Cider

Camden Town Brewery launches Camden Heroes to raise money for healthcare workers

The brewery has rebranded its classic Camden Hells lager as a nod to NHS workers, with all proceeds donated to charities supporting them through the coronavirus crisis.

News |  Beer & Cider

Hop twiddling at Hogs Back Brewery goes ahead – with social distancing in place

The traditional practice of ‘twiddling’ is a vital part of ensuring a healthy hop crop harvest.

News |  People & Places

BBPA in planning process for pubs reopening

The British Beer & Pub Association says four weeks is needed post-lockdown for pubs and breweries to have time to prepare for business in the wake of coronavirus.

News |  Beer & Cider

Brewgooder aims to facilitate a round of beer for all 1.2m NHS workers

The craft brewer has created One On Us a platform that allows people to donate a four-pack of its beer and a message of support for anyone working in the NHS during the current coronavirus crisis.