Held at Battersea Evolution, south London, and now in its 27th year, The Publican Awards brings together the shining lights of the pub world who celebrated their wins in style at the mammoth ceremony and after party on 12 March.
Following the announcement of the winners of the 17 awards up for grabs, the guests at the glittering event were treated to a party, dancing and games – courtesy of the awards' sponsors and bar partners, which included:
Headline partner Sky, AB InBev, Asahi, Britvic, Carlsberg UK, Coca-Cola European Partners, CPL, Fentimans, Heineken, HGEM, Jagermeister, Kuehne + Nagel, Molson Coors and Poppleston Allen.
Bar partners included: AB InBev, Asahi, Bacardi, Britvic, Carlsberg UK, Coca-Cola European Partners, Diageo, Fentimans, Fever-Tree, Frexinet, Global Brands, Heineken, Hi-Spirits, Jägermeister, Kettle Foods, Molson Coors, Pernod Ricard, Tia Maria, WKD and Aubrey Allen.
The Morning Advertiser editor Ed Bedington said: "It was a brilliant night and we’re really pleased to be able to recognise and reward such excellent businesses."
Credit to the industry
He continued: "This event is all about celebrating some of the great work and companies that we have across the pub sector, and all of our finalists and winners are a credit to the industry as a whole."
He added that event is the biggest of its kind in the pub trade, attracting a significant number of operators and suppliers.
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