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Posted: 24th September 2019
Blackpool’s Half Way House pub opens following a £1.8m makeover

Blackpool’s Half Way House pub opens following a £1.8m makeover

A once derelict Blackpool pub, dating back to the 19th century, has been brought back to life following a £1.8 million makeover. Half Way House in South Shore reopened this week with a VIP launch following a five-month restoration project by new owners, independent run family brewery Joseph...

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Posted: 10th September 2019
The Fox Pub Mural Commemorates Veterans and Fallen Heroes

The Fox Pub Mural Commemorates Veterans and Fallen Heroes

After 18 years in the army, parachutist turned landlord John Price wanted to find a way for his Greater Manchester pub to honour veterans and fallen comrades. And so the 46 year-old father of four has established a commemorative mural on the wall of the Fox Pub where ex-service men and women can...

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Posted: 20th August 2019
100 Year Old Manchester Beer Beats Newcomers to Win Top Award

100 Year Old Manchester Beer Beats Newcomers to Win Top Award

It has been brewed to an unchanged recipe for over 100 years. Yet the ultra-traditional Sixex beer is still beating off newcomers to win a top award. The bottled beer, first produced by iconic Manchester brewery Joseph Holt in 1901, has just been crowned with a gold award by the British Bottlers'...

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Posted: 16th August 2019
The Mayor - Generation 2 Cask Ale Now Available

The Mayor - Generation 2 Cask Ale Now Available

Following on from the very first ale of our 170-year six beer celebration, we present to you our second-generation stunner – The Mayor. In a hat-tipping tribute to Sir Edward Holt, son of brewery founder Joseph Holt, The Mayor is a special cask lager available now from participating pubs –...

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