BURTON ROLLS OUT THE BARREL FOR CELEBRATION OF BREWING

Burtonians will be rolling out the barrel to celebrate the return of the town’s annual Barrel Rolling Championships on Saturday 5 October 2013 at the National Brewery Centre. The Barrel Rolling Championships form part of a wider celebration of brewing heritage which will be supported by MP Andrew Griffiths, the Lord Mayor of Burton and [...]

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Celebration of vintage and classic vehicles at the National Brewing Centre – 29-30 June

Transport played an important part in the evolution of the brewing industry. Horse-drawn drays through to more modern-day vehicles can all be found at the National Brewery Centre. The Brewing Experience houses a fine collection of vehicles, that includes delivery wagons, fire trucks, a double-decker bus and special promotional vehicles, such as a 1920s Daimler bottle car that [...]

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IBA Festival of Beer

The National Heritage Brewing Trust (NHBT) had a strong presence at the prestigious International Brewing Awards (IBA) festival of beer. Held at the National Brewing Museum, in Burton upon Trent, the IBA bought together brewers from around the world to judge 953 entries from 199 breweries  and 50 countries It is the oldest international brewing awards, known [...]

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