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Halloween Cider Festival

Halloween Cider Festival in Beautiful North Devon At The Jack Russell Inn, Swimbridge The Jack Russell Swimbridge Devon EX32 0PN 01271 830366 contact@thejackrussell.com   As always, a hand picked selection of the finest Ciders from Devon and Somerset. http://www.thejackrussell.com

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Budget 2011: Extra tax on beer attacked by brewers and publicans

Hundreds of pubs face closure as beer duty goes up Continue reading

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Budget 2011: key points

No further changes to alcohol and tobacco duties, which will see a 2% rise above inflation

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Consider pancakes with cider

Pancakes, crêpes, griddle cakes, drop scones; call them what you will, Shrove Tuesday’s the day for them. How will you partake?

• Felicity Cloake’s perfect pancakes
• Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall’s better batter
• Nigel Slater’s pancake recipes Continue reading

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A schooner of lager? Or how about a jigger of whisky?

Britain’s strict laws on measurements in pubs are about to be relaxed. So get prepared for some strange drinks orders Continue reading

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Pub of the year award goes to a London local for first time

Owned by real ale pioneer Bridget Walsh, the Harp, situated yards from Trafalgar Square, is described as a ‘true gem’ Continue reading

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Cider on Holiday

Wherever you go on holiday do you know if you’ll be able to get any drinkable cider while you’re there? Bill Boyle wrote to ukcider: Dear ukcider, Having spent a miserable 2 weeks without cider whilst in Aruba in 2008, … Continue reading

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