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Small world beers

Small World Beers

How many breweries would you think a town the size of Huddersfield needs? Two?, four?, ten?…. Well even with Mallinsons not long having moved into bigger premises and both Summer Wine and Magic Rock looking to expand in the near future, two friends, Dave Hill and Pete Forder, have recently opened Huddersfield’s sixteenth brewery – Small World Beers in Barncliffe Mills Business Park, Shelley. Hot liquor tank bottom right, mash tun top right, copper on the left After four years of brewing courses and research and eighteen months setting up the brewery, production started in May this year on a 20bbl [...]

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CAMRA National Pub Design Awards 2010

CAMRA, the Campaign for Real Ale, has today announced the winners of its celebrated Pub Design Awards, in association with English Heritage and The Victorian Society. The Awards are held annually, with the categories dedicated to championing pubs showing vision, imagination and a level of restraint in their design. Such Awards have never been more deserving at a time when 25 pubs per week are closing their doors across the UK, with grave uncertainties in the industry. In this year’s awards 5 pubs were singled out as winners by a team of judges consisting of architects, historians and experienced pub campaigners. The [...]