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Product placement is nigh

From 28 February, branded ingredients and products will be allowed on our TV screens. Programme-makers need the money, but do we need product placement? Continue reading

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Real Cider Fans On Facebook

Real Cider fans are gathering on Facebook as well as everywhere else. So if Facebook is your kind of thing, why not join us on the UK cider Facebook page. Cider on Facebook

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Oz Clarke and James May Drink Cider

UKCider members have been awaiting the BBC2 series Oz And James Drink To Britain in the hope that it will give some good exposure to craft cider. Now thanks to Mark Ellis who was alerted to the article below, we … Continue reading

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Who are the Responsible Drinkers Alliance ?

“Lucy Mcs” dropped by the Cider Facebook Page to leave a message about The Responsible Drinkers Allowance which I’ll publish here without any endorsement, as a means of perhaps gathering further opinion on the subject. In particular I’d welcome any … Continue reading

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Small cider producers on You and Yours BBC Radio 4

Last Thursday the You and Yours programme on Radio 4 had a discussion on the small producer’s exemption. Listen to Rod Marsh from the National Cider Collection in Sussex, Barry at Borough market and Simon Russell of the NACM. http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/youandyours/items/04/2007_46_thu.shtml

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Listen to Tom Oliver on Perry

Thanks to Gary Awdry for pointing out that Tom Oliver has been interviewed on American NPR radio recently. You can listen again via the website. NPR – Out of the Pear Orchard and Into the Glass Perry, or alcoholic pear … Continue reading

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Guardian Unlimited likes ciderstore

Hilary Osborne picked up my comment left on a previous article in the Guardian Food blog and appreciated ciderstore enough to write another article about great cider – delivered: http://blogs.guardian.co.uk/food/2007/06/from_core_to_door Ciderstore.com delivered in two days. Fantastic news – after talking … Continue reading

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