A bed fit for a beer-lover

A bed fit for a beer-lover

Snifter knows a few people who enjoy climbing into a mash tun now and again, so imagine how they must feel about the opportunity to sleep inside a giant beer barrel.

Barrels: a lost keg equivalent to 5,000 pints

Beating the barrel bandits

By Nigel Huddleston

The BBPA is determined to do something about the long-term problem of the theft of empty beer kegs, reports Nigel Huddleston.

Adnams: urges PBD reform

Adnams: reform tax breaks for small brewers

By John Harrington

Reducing progressive beer duty from the current level of £55 per barrel or having a "sunset clause" are two proposals from Adnams' Stephen Pugh.