HOXTON CIDERSMITHS GOES NATIONAL WITH PUNCH TAVERNS LISTINGJanuary 28 2015
A national listing with Punch Taverns in January 2015 is expected to raise the on-trade profile of cider newcomer Hoxton Cidersmiths, following the brand’s recent launch.
WASSAILING AT MYRTLE FARM FOR A GREAT HARVESTJanuary 19 2015
The traditional Wassail ceremony was celebrated at Myrtle Farm on Friday evening. Thatchers Cider gathered friends and associates together from all over the country to join in the ancient Somerset ritual of blessing the apple trees ready for a good harvest.
Ancient celebrations take over a modern orchardJanuary 16 2015
Yesterday, Stewley Orchard near Ilminster was transformed by the ancient pagan celebration of Wassailing. The Shepton Mallet Cider Mill, which produces much-loved ciders like Blackthorn, Olde English and Addlestones, organised the festivities.
Brewing and cider awards gear up for final entriesDecember 05 2014
With just weeks to go until the next International Brewing Awards and International Cider Awards close on 31 December, the competition’s organisers, Brewing Technology Services (BTS) are gearing up for the last wave of entries from brewers and cider makers around the world.
The Folio Society launches The Herefordshire PomonaSeptember 18 2014
As the apple harvest approaches, London publishers, The Folio Society, are launching a beautiful limited-edition facsimile of The Herefordshire Pomona on 19th September 2014.
THATCHERS GOLD SWEEPS THE BOARD IN AUSTRALIAOctober 16 2014
Still only in its first year of being available in Australia, Thatchers Gold has swept the board in the Australian Cider Awards. Thatchers Gold was not only awarded Best Cider, and Best International Cider, but went on to receive the top accolade, Best in Show.
Bristol Cider Shop announces opening of new Cider Tasting RoomOctober 09 2014
Bristol Cider Shop has received licensing approval to open a cider tasting room to the rear of their shop on Christmas Steps in central Bristol.
A Response to the Alcohol Taxation Review, August 2010
In the Budget papers of 22 June 2010 it was announced that: 'The Government will review the taxation and pricing of alcohol to ensure it tackles binge drinking without unfairly penalising responsible drinkers, pubs and important local industries.'