Pub memorabilia and collectables set to hit the auction block

Pub memorabilia and collectables set to hit the auction block

Kicking off the New Year with one of their most popular areas of expertise, the team at Victor Mee Auctions has announced their first sale of 2020, the Pub Memorabilia and Collectables Sale, which is scheduled to take place at the Cloverhill sale room on Wednesday 29th January. A passion... View Article

Guinness Six Nations Championship trophy tours Belfast bars

Guinness Six Nations Championship trophy tours Belfast bars

Ahead of the launch of the Guinness Six Nations Championship, rugby fans got the chance to see the coveted trophy in all its glory as it toured a number of pubs in Belfast including The Albany and Pug Uglys. One of the world’s best attended sports events that regularly attracts... View Article

Molson Coors is on track with support of Down Royal Racecourse

Molson Coors is on track with support of Down Royal Racecourse

Down Royal has secured a new three-year partnership with one of the world’s largest brewers, Molson Coors Beverage Company. The agreement sees Molson Coors become the racecourse’s exclusive draft and pre-packaged beer and cider pouring partner throughout its 12-fixture annual race calendar. This is not the brewer’s first foray into... View Article

Hospitality Ulster calls on government to fix broken rates model

Hospitality Ulster calls on government to fix broken rates model

Hospitality Ulster says the hospitality sector has been dealt a significant blow, after publication of the draft list of values in the non-domestic rates revaluation by the Land and Property Services this week shows an expected sharp hike in rates for many businesses in the sector. The representative body has... View Article

Musgrave agrees acquisition of Drinks Inc

Musgrave agrees acquisition of Drinks Inc

Musgrave has announced that it has agreed to acquire the brand and company assets of Drinks Inc.  Drinks Inc will continue to trade as a stand-alone business. Established in 2001 and with annual turnover of £66 million, Belfast based Drinks Inc is one of the largest and fastest growing independent... View Article

Holidays are Coming for Designated Drivers

Holidays are Coming for Designated Drivers

Cool FM presenter Melissa Riddell joined representatives from the PSNI, Department for Infrastructure, NI Hotels Federation and Hospitality Ulster at the Titanic Hotel, Belfast, to launch Coca-Cola’s 13th annual Designated Driver campaign. Coca-Cola is encouraging people across Northern Ireland to take on the role of ‘designated driver’, staying sober on... View Article

Carlsberg launches a new alcohol-free beer ‘Carlsberg 0.0’ a balanced Danish pilsner with 46 calories and zero sugar

Carlsberg launches a new alcohol-free beer ‘Carlsberg 0.0’ a balanced Danish pilsner with 46 calories and zero sugar

Carlsberg, probably the best beer in the world, is proud to announce the launch of Carlsberg 0.0 into the island of Ireland. Carlsberg 0.0 is a refreshing, great tasting Danish Pilsner with zero alcohol, zero sugar and 46 calories per a bottle. The alcohol-free category has doubled in size in... View Article

Irish FA signs Sadler’s Peaky Blinder Lager as new beer partner

Irish FA signs Sadler’s Peaky Blinder Lager as new beer partner

Sadler’s Peaky Blinder Lager has signed a multi-year sponsorship deal with the Irish Football Association (Irish FA) to become the new official beer of the Northern Ireland senior men’s and women’s football teams. The deal, announced today, will offer Northern Ireland fans incredible experiences and opportunities through a wide range... View Article

Bushmills Black Bush to bring together the arts of whiskey and cheese tasting

Bushmills Black Bush to bring together the arts of whiskey and cheese tasting

Bushmills® Irish Whiskey is collaborating with renowned cheese affineur and founder of The Cheese Tasting Company, Ned Palmer, to host a series of whiskey and cheese pairing masterclasses across Ireland in November and December. The exclusive events will bring the 2019 #BlackBushStories campaign to a close, following a busy calendar... View Article

Bushmills Irish Whiskey hosts Single Malts Supper Club

Bushmills Irish Whiskey hosts Single Malts Supper Club

This week, Bushmills Irish Whiskey hosted the first Bushmills Single Malts Supper Club, alongside celebrated Northern Irish chef, Will Brown at Comber-based Irish artisan delicatessen, Indie Füde. Bartenders and members of the hospitality sector from across the country enjoyed an intimate and in-depth tasting of the award-winning 10, 16 and... View Article