I’ve been a fan of Ossett beers since enjoying them in the Brewer’s Pride in the early 2000s.  They’ve grown their own estate of pubs organically since then, with their houses in Liversedge and Marsden really standing out.  A high turnover of a tight but distinctive range might the secret to their success, rather like… Continue reading OSSETT IN YORK


A decent month, with 33 new Beer Guide pubs in 13 counties, and Northants and Staffordshire completed for the year. No new Guide pubs since 21 May though, with Cambridge Beer Fest and a trip to Nuremberg intervening, so Simon may well be catching me up now he’s discovered walking as a travel option. It… Continue reading MAY STOCKTAKE