Welsh ale crowned champion mild at the Great British Beer Festival

A North Wales ale has been named the best Mild in the UK, at this year's Champion Beer of Britain competition in London. Great Orme Brewery's Welsh Black scooped the prestigious award earlier this month. It came just weeks after the Glan Conwy based brewery's Celtica won two gold stars for its Celtic ale in this year’s Guild of Fine Foods Great Taste Awards. The brewery beat off stiff ... [More]

Take your pics on Route 76


Despite some particularly heady brews on offer, this year’s Route 76 festival in the Vale of Clwyd, is set to be the most memorable yet, thanks to a novel competition from event sponsors Artisan Windows. With 10 pubs, live entertainment, good food and a host of real ales, there’s sure to be plenty of frivolity and photo ops at this year’s Route 76 festival in Denbighshire. And the best pics ... [More]