Pubs

Siren Craft Cask

Siren Committing to Cask

Siren Craft Brew have underlined their commitment to cask beer by signing a new agreement with The Draft House Berkshire-based Siren, recently named one of the world’s top 100 breweries by Ratebeer, have penned a long term deal with The Draft House, a 13-strong group of pubs located in London and Milton Keynes. The new relationship ensures that at least one of Siren’s Flagship Beers, or their ‘Suspended In’ range, will be on cask at each of The Draft House sites throughout 2018 and into 2019. The Draft House cask offerings will rotate amongst Siren’s Yu Lu (3.6% Loose Leaf Pale Ale), [...]

CAMRA pub of the year

CAMRA names Pub of the Year finalists

CAMRA names their best four pubs in the country The Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) has named the best four pubs in the country as part of its Pub of the Year competition. Weavers Real Ale House, Kidderminster This micropub is deceptively spacious inside, with bench seating along the sides, plenty of tables and a conversational atmosphere. Light and airy, the walls display pictures of old Kidderminster and beer memorabilia. It serves eight beers, four ciders and a perry on handpump. Cobs are always available. Just a short walk from the railway station, this is a convenient stop-off for a pint [...]

Cask Report 2017-18

The Cask Report 2017/18

Drinking real ale is good for the economy: it’s official Trips to coffee shop or restaurant chains are one thing. But visits to the pub for a glass of real ale with its British ingredients are quite another in terms of helping boost the local and national economy. Every pint ordered gives a lift to the nation’s booming brewing industry, and helps to create jobs and keep local pubs open. So says the newly published Cask Report. It shows that each job in brewing generates 18 jobs in pubs, one in agriculture, one in the supply chain and one in shops. At [...]