Author Archives: Alastair Gilmour

Which way? Inn or Owt?

June 15, 2016 | by Alastair Gilmour

The EU Referendum is possibly too big, complicated and emotive a subject to be discussed in the pub. Like religion


Tyne banks on local support

June 15, 2016 | by Alastair Gilmour

Newcastle craft beer producer, Tyne Bank Brewery, has whizzed past its investment target to fund a move to new premises.


Follow the lamp for great beer

June 15, 2016 | by Alastair Gilmour

The region’s longest-running microbrewery – founded in 1982 – has given its image something of a style makeover. Big Lamp,


Insatiable thirst drives expansion

June 15, 2016 | by Alastair Gilmour

Hawkshead Brewery in The Lake District has completed a £175,000 expansion project to allow a 40% increase in capacity. Part


It’s A Ball at the co-op

May 4, 2016 | by Alastair Gilmour

One of Newcastle’s newest music and ale pubs has hit the highest of high notes. Ladies and gentlemen, put your



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