All news articles for February 02, 2017

Worry: brewers are alarmed over rising costs of materials

Brewers fear Brexit beer price hike

By Nikkie Sutton

Panic has spread among Britain’s brewers who fear Brexit will lead to a sharp rise in the cost of raw materials and impact the price of a pint, The Morning Advertiser (MA) has learnt.

Negotiations: Brexit could bring opportunities says BBPA's Brigid Simmonds

Brexit is an opportunity for the pub sector

By Michelle Perrett

There are "potential opportunities" with Brexit but there will need to be negotiations to protect overseas staff, warned Brigid Simmonds, chief executive of the British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA). 

Success: (l-r) British Institute of Innkeeping CEO Mike Clist; Durham BBN scheme police constable Lee Jackson; BBN scheme co-ordinator Carol Feenan; and Diageo head of alcohol in society Mark Baird

Best Bar None winners unveiled

By Michelle Perrett

Durham won the top accolade as it was crowned best overall scheme at the Best Bar None (BBN) awards event at the House of Lords last night (1 February).