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Peace & Legacy, Burton Recovers

The project to celebrate 100 Years since the end of the Great War supported by the Trust and managed by The National Brewery Centre (NBC) has come to a close but not before it produced a lasting record through the production of a digital trail of the 10th November,...

Budweiser Brewing Group UK&I become Corporate Members

The Trust is delighted to welcome Budweiser Brewing Group UK&I as Corporate Members. Part of the AB InBev organisation, the company owns many ex Bass artefacts and archives at the National Brewery Centre. Budweiser Brewing Group UK&I is the trading name of AB...

Darby’s Blue Plaque

  Further to our earlier article entitled Darby's Ale Sign Saved, we are pleased to report that Carol Hartill and Friends of Dartmouth Park, applied for to the Lottery for funding for a Blue Plaque to be remember Darby’s, brewers of West Bromwich. Darby’s started...

Carlsberg Tetley Vehicles Maintenance

Pictured standing next to a 1923 Morris Cowley (Bullnose) are volunteers involved in the maintenance of 5 vehicles on loan to the NBC from Carlsberg Tetley.     The picture shows Mark Chennell, Facilities Manager of Carlsberg Tetley present a cheque for...

Darby’s Ale Sign Saved

This ghost sign for Darby’s Ales was part of Lombard Street, West Bromwich for over eighty years, and, when part of the street was demolished last year, the Friends of Dartmouth Park saved the sign just before it disappeared in with the other bricks from the...

Trust gets Facebook presence

  The Trust has resurrected it's presence on Facebook following a couple of years where little was posted. Under the expert authorship of Steve Gardner it has now been bought back to life with a number of significant posts already being made. Like Us on Facebook...

23 More labels added to the shop

  The additional labels, were all products from breweries which at one time of another became part of the Bass family of companies. The additions include labels from Brutton Mitchell & Toms in Yeovil, Charringtons in Mile End, Crowleys and Page & Overton...

Beer Money Boosts NBHT

Proceeds from a special Molson Coors’ beer are being donated to The National Brewery Heritage Trust, to support their aim of protecting and preserving Britain’s brewing heritage. Molson Coors bottled the brew as part of its investment programme in its Burton Brewery...

Major Label Collection Bequeathed To NBHT

The Trust is delighted to be the future recipient of a major collection of Beer Labels The collection is comprised of many tens of thousands British Isles labels in predominantly mint condition and dates from the 1860’s up until the 1980’s.  It encapsulates the huge...