Thwaites: selling off brewery

Thwaites to sell brewery to Sainsbury's

By John Harrington, M&C Report

Lancashire brewer and pub operator Daniel Thwaites has revealed plans to sell its Blackburn brewery to Sainsbury's as it looks to build a "state of...

Thwaites: first awards for its tenants

Thwaites rewards top tenants

By Michelle Perrett

Lancashire-based brewer and pub operator Daniel Thwaites has honoured its top tenants for the first time.

Tiger prawns: on offer at Oyster & Otter

New pubco is family affair

By Lesley Foottit

A father-and-daughter team has set up a new pub company with plans for 10 sites within five years.

Thwaites: new course launch

Thwaites launches pub catering course

By Lesley Foottit

Lancashire brewer Daniel Thwaites is offering 10 licensees the chance to go on a catering training programme. It has teamed up with Blackburn...

Thwaites: new investment

Thwaites' new investment in brewery

By John Harrington

Lancashire brewer Daniel Thwaites has announced new investment in its warehousing and distribution operations. The company has decided to continue...

Police raid: licensee left unhappy

Licensee anger over police raid

By Lesley Foottit

The licensee of the Farthings in Blackburn is demanding an apology after 50 officers raided her pub at 7.30pm last Friday and left empty-handed. The...

Thwaites: price rises

5% rise for Thwaites ales

By Tony Halstead

Lancashire brewer Daniel Thwaites has announced wholesale beer price rises of 5% for the majority of its house ales and lagers. But the Blackburn...


Thwaites makes three key appointments

By The PMA Team

Lancashire-based regional brewer Daniel Thwaites has announced a trio of key director appointments as part of a newly-restructured operations board....

Thwaites: Howarth (L) and Harrison (R) are set to leave the brewer

Thwaites review: two directors exit

By Tony Halstead

Brewer Daniel Thwaites' retail director Paul Howarth and property director Malcolm Harrison are to leave the company, the Morning Advertiser has...

Rising star

Rising star

Tony Halstead traces the growth of Thwaites from humble beginnings to one of the best-known names in British brewing The Daniel Thwaites story...

Foreign satellite pub raids

Foreign satellite pub raids

Trading Standards officers in Blackburn have seized satellite equipment from four pubs accused of showing Premiership football using foreign TV...

Lancashire's best bars recognised

Lancashire's best bars recognised

THE safest pubs, bars and clubs in the Lancashire towns of Blackburn and Darwen were honoured when the Best Bar None scheme hit the region. The...