January, 2014

Lerwick Brewery signs deal to increase production of 60° North and Skipper's Ticket

Lerwick Brewery, Shetland’s newest craft brewery, has signed a strategic deal with Cairngorm Brewery in Aviemore, which will allow the Lerwick Brewery team to drastically increase production of its flagship products 60° North and Skipper’s Ticket. John Mercer, Marketing Manager and Co-Founder, Lerwick Brewery, says: “So far, the only drawback of our beers’ popularity has been […]

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Saltaire Brewery Toasts Royal Visit

Award winning Saltaire Brewery was honoured by a visit from HRH The Princess Royal during her visit to West Yorkshire yesterday. The Princess Royal officially opened its new fermentation facilities that will increase production by 30 per cent this year. Tony Gartland, Managing Director says, “We are delighted that The Princess Royal personally chose to […]

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Oakham Ales Citra wins Burton & South Derbyshire's Bottled Beer Awards

Citra brewed by Peterborough-based brewery, Oakham Ales, has been named ‘Champion of Champions’ in the Burton Mail’s annual Bottled Beer Awards. Gordon Tate feature writer of the Beer-Ometer column in the daily evening newspaper, judged the hundreds of bottles supplied throughout 2013, from the best bottled beers offered through retailers in the Burton and South […]

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Taking beer back from the beardy chaps: Women are embracing real ale, says Manchester microbrewer

A Manchester-based microbrewer believes real ale has finally shaken off the ‘old man’ image of the past. Carley Friedrich, who works for the family-owned Brightside Brewing Company based in Radcliffe, says real ale now attracts significantly more female drinkers. For the full story, please visit: http://mancunianmatters.co.uk/content/130114081-taking-beer-back-beardy-chaps-women-are-embracing-real-ale-says-manchester-microbr

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George Wright Brewery order CBMS line

Following a visit to the SIBA BeerX Exhibition & Conference in March 2013, Keith Wright, the Owner and Head Brewer of George Wright Brewing Company, based in Rainford, near St Helens, Lancashire, visited the stand of CBMS as he was in the market for a new bottling line for his award winning beers. The George […]

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