Charles Wells

New brews: Peter Wells of Charles Wells announces new brewery

Charles Wells announces new brewery

By Nicholas Robinson

Brewer and pub operator Charles Wells will build a 30,000hl brewery, worth £13m, in Bedford, after selling its Eagle Brewery to Marston’s in a £55m deal last May.

Consultation: up to 45 staff will enter into discussions with Marston's

Marston’s investment leads to staff consultation

By Nicholas Robinson

Pubco and brewer Marston’s is to enter into a consultation period with up to 45 staff at the former Charles Wells brewery in Bedford, as it announces a significant investment at its Burton-on-Trent site.

Deal struck: Marston's will distribute beer to part of Punch's current estate

Punch strikes distribution deal with Marston’s

By Nicholas Robinson

Punch will change its delivery service ahead of its proposed takeover by Heineken and Patron Capital, following current distributor Carlsberg’s announcement to withdraw its UK delivery service.

How an English brewer is bringing pubs to France

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How an English brewer is bringing pubs to France

By Roger Protz

Roger Protz visits Lyon to take a look at how Charles Wells is bringing a slice of traditional English pub life to France’s second city — and discovers that the locals are really taking to it.

New Charles Wells chief executive Justin Phillimore

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Charles Wells appoints new chief executive

By Mike Berry

Charles Wells, the Bedford-based brewer and pub operator, has announced a restructure of its board with Justin Phillimore becoming chief executive.

Charles Wells' profits increased by 24% after tax

Charles Wells' sales and profits rise

By James Wallin, M&C Report

Charles Wells, the Bedford-based brewer and pub operator, has announced EBITDA up 6% for the financial year to 27 September 2014.