Head brewer Roger Ryman and his team celebrate the milestone

St Austell sells 28.8m pints in a year

By Ellie Bothwell

St Austell Brewery, the Cornish brewer and pub operator, sold a record 100,000 barrels - the equivalent of 28.8m pints – of its beers in the past year.

Guy Simmonds said sales in the South West are up approximately 26% compared with the same period of last year

Pub sales are up in the South West

By Stephen Taylor

The south-west is proving to be a popular area for people wanting to live and work in a location they love says Stephen Taylor, managing director at Guy Simmonds

The Pony & Trap was joint winner

Pubs triumph in South West Tourism Awards

By Daniel Woolfson

Budweiser Budvar Top 50 Gastropubs winners the Pony & Trap, in Somerset and the Pandora Inn, in Falmouth, were named gold winners in the Tourism Pub of the Year category at the South West Tourism Awards.

Tiger Bills

Tiger Bills opens first pub kitchen concept

By Ruth Williams

Tiger Bills, the Lifestyle Hospitality Group Thai-grill restaurant brand, is opening its first pub kitchen sites as part of plans to franchise the concept into existing businesses, the PMA’s sister title M&C Report has learnt.