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Back on tap… – Blackpool Gazette

THEY’D call their next beer Lytham Phoenix if they could. For family-owned Lytham Brewery is back up to full production following a devastating fire at its Lytham premises in May this year. The brewery reopened in Lord Street, St Annes, and is now able to produce 12,318 pints per week, with production set to ramp […]

Famous five set ale trail – Blackpool Gazette

Pubs in Poulton have teamed up for a Real Ale Trail. L-R is Vin Hamer from The Thatched House, Marie Ayrton from The Golden Ball, Neil Swift from The Bull, Des Smith from The Old Town Hall, Darren Woodcock from The Grapevine and Roger Critchley from Rotary Poulton is bracing itself for the town’s first […]

All about the ale – Blackpool Gazette

Craig Daniels the Manager of the County Hotel, Lytham Published on Friday 18 March 2011 11:12 The County Hotel in Lytham is gearing up for its second annual beer festival, which this time has a local focus. In a bid to highlight the ales from brewers in the immediate area, as well as reduce the […]

Beer at the double for port’s big bash – Blackpool Gazette

BEER  drinkers will have extra reason to celebrate Fleetwood’s 175 anniversary next year – brewers are making TWO tipples to mark the occasion. The Fuzzy Duck Brewery of Poulton and Lytham Brewery have agreed to produce different types of tipple to give a wide choice – and the public will have the chance to name […]

Rolling out the barrels in Lytham – Blackpool Gazette

The Fourth Lytham Beer Festival takes place in Lytham Lowther Pavillion tomorrow, Friday and Saturday. A joint venture between the Blackpool, Fylde & Wyre Branch of the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) and Fylde Borough Council, around 95 real ales will be on offer over the three days, with many old favourites on display alongside […]

Beer festival at pub set to boost charity – Blackpool Gazette

Published on Tuesday 24 November 2009 08:31 A LYTHAM pub is holding a new beer festival to raise money for charity.The first annual charity beer festival at The County Hotel, on Church Road, will raise money for Trinity Hospice.Every pint sold between December 3 to December 7 will see 10p donated to the charity, which […]

What’s On Thursday 19th November – Blackpool Gazette

Published on Wednesday 18 November 2009 08:49 CHARITY NIGHT. Live fiddle music, hot pot supper, Lytham Brewery donation for each of their pints sold, raffle and Children In Need Pudsey prize. The Thatched House, Ball Street, Poulton. From 7.30pm. via What’s On Thursday 19th November – What’s On – Blackpool Gazette.

It’s cheers from Kym – Blackpool Gazette

Published on Friday 23 October 2009 13:09 Pin-up actress and former pop star Kym Marsh was among more than 200 guests and celebrities who celebrated the official opening of Hastings in Lytham.Now under new ownership, the recently refurbished eating and drinking house – previously briefly The Sparling and formerly the Hastings Club – threw a […]

Landlord’s 13th festival proves lucky as he launches own beer – Blackpool Gazette

Published on Friday 23 October 2009 19:35 THIRTEEN is proving to be a lucky number for Marton landlord Steve Norris. The 13th annual beer festival at The Shovels got off to a flying start this week and, for the first time, Steve has his own beer on tap there, too. Proud “I’ve got more than […]

Roll out the barrel for opening time! – Blackpool Gazette

Published on Friday 9 October 2009 11:14 STAFF at a Fylde eaterie are raising a glass to its re-opening. More than 200 guests are expected to attend the launch of the new Hastings Eating and Drinking House in Lytham as the new owners roll out the red carpet to celebrate its opening on Friday. The […]