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Beer prices to rise in 2017

The first wave of brewers have unveiled their price increases for 2017, highlighting the ongoing pressures on the beer industry

Hike: brewers have revealed there will be price increases for beer this year

CAMRA boss defends against cask ale snub

Beer writer Pete Brown’s shocking confession that he’s mostly stopped drinking cask ale has drawn fire from Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) national chairman Colin Valentine


Mulholland looks to work with successor at Save the Pub Group

Outgoing chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Save the Pub Group (APPSPG), Greg Mulholland, has said that he is looking to "work together" with the group's new chair, Toby Perkins - despite being ousted by him as group chair.

Outraged Hindus denounce brewery for 'frivolous' branding

Angry Hindus have called on an American brewery to withdraw three beers with “highly inappropriate” branding featuring the religion’s god of destruction

Sex entertainment plans at pub granted

A Gloucestershire pub has had its sexual entertainment venue (SEV) licence granted, despite more than 50 residents’ objections

Proposed £1,000 a year levy for EU workers ‘toned down’ by No 10

The Government has “toned down” proposals to charge £1,000 a year to operators who employ EU workers in their business. 

Meet the Publican Awards nominees: Best Pub Brand/Concept, sponsored by Miller Brands

Five phenomenal, established pub companies have a chance of being named the Best Pub Brand/Concept in the industry at March's Publican Awards

Masons Dry Yorkshire Gin celebrates triple-digit growth for third time

Masons Dry Yorkshire Gin has achieved a 100% increase in sales since last year, meaning the company has accomplished a triple digit growth for the third year in a row. 

North Bar Co switches to fully printed cans

The brewing arm of North Bar Co is set to move away from its current paper labels after updated designs were approved for printed cans

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