Pub & Brewery News

After each monthly branch meeting, we add a summary of recent news affecting local pubs and breweries:

  • Pub & Brewery News Wednesday 15th February 2017

    Buzzard is brewing ‘Triple C’ containing three hops.
    Heavy Industry are brewing ‘Forza’ for the 6 Nations.
    Facers are producing ‘Scrum Dragon’ at 3.8% for the 6 Nations.
    Blackbrook Brewery is due to begin production of keg beer this week.
    Cwrw Ial is brewing a new IPA ‘Apache Line’ and a 7.3% version of Halen Stout.
    Horse and Jockey and the Glynne Arms, Buckley and the Druids, Gorsedd all have their leases up for renewal.
    Downing Arms, Bodfari may be sold when the lease expires.
    Dinorben Arms, Bodfari is due to open in April.
    Fat Boar, Mold is offering a 60p discount on ales to CAMRA members.

  • Pub & Brewery News Wednesday 18th January 2017

    Miners Arms, Maeshafn has been taken off the market.
    Druids Inn, Pontblyddyn is on the market.
    Coach and Horses, Flint Mountain is also for sale.
    Bridge Inn, St Asaph has an onsite micro-brewery according to the Daily Post.
    Heavy Industry Brewing is brewing a beer called ‘Egg Chaser’ for the Six Nations.

  • Pub & Brewery News Wednesday 14th December 2016

    Prestatyn Football Club is selling bottle conditioned real ale.
    There is a new micro pub in Denbigh, Y Goron Fach, supplied/operated by Denbigh Brewery and has included ales from other local breweries.
    Gwysaney Arms, Rhydymwyn is currently closed.
    Corporation Arms, Ruthin, is trying to open before Christmas.
    Miners Arms, Maeshafn have renewed their lease after failing to sell at auction.
    Heavy Industry Brewing have a new beer, ‘Power of Love’ at 6.0% abv.
    Yuletide Red, from Facers.
    Hafod is producing a ‘Little Donkey’ ale flavoured with ginger and apricot.
    Two new beers from Hafod in January – ‘Good Intentions’ and ‘Bad Intentions’.
    Cwrw Ial is producing cans.

  • Pub & Brewery News Wednesday 16th November 2016

    Black Lion, Babell is due to re-open this weekend.
    Miners, Maeshafn went to auction but did not meet the minimum bid.
    White Horse, Cilcain is on the market.
    Planning application has gone in for the Dolphin, Mold.
    Planning application for the Crooked Horn, Brynford for a function room. The Crooked Horn also has new owners and they are hosting a pre-Christmas party on the 26th of November.
    ALDI now have their own range of ales and craft beers
    No further news on rumoured Dovecot brewery
    Geipel and Cwrw Ial are at the Llandudno Christmas Fayre
    Boars Head, Holywell regularly stocks two real ales such as Directors and Brains, Reverend James
    Hafod Brewery are now offering brewery tours for £12.

  • Pub & Brewery News Wednesday 19th October 2016

    Blue Bell, Halkyn is on the market.
    Three Pigeons, Graigfechan is on the market.
    Owain Glyndwr, Gwernymynydd has had a refurbishment.
    Druid Inn, Pontblyddyn is closed for refurbishment.
    Crown Bard, Rhyl is currently closed.
    Millbank, Rhyl is still closed.
    Blackbrook Brewery is in production and has sold ales at Glasfryn and Mold Alehouse.
    Cwrw Ial is making ‘Pocket Rocket’ part of the core range.