This page features Pub and Brewery news from around the Leeds area, plus one or two newsworthy snippets from the Leeds CAMRA branch.
The February Pub of the Month award was handed over to the landlord Barry at the Penda's Arms in Whinmoor. This pub has improved since he took over, a dining pub with beers that are local and national.
Kirkstall Brewery are now selling Three Swords in cans, also look out for Inception IPA a new 6.2% ale just launched.
News that North Brewing Co are planning to double the size of their brewing output.
The Company have won the "Best Brewing Pub Company" award at the Morning Advertiser-Publican Awards ceremony, congratulations to them.
Northern Monk Brew Co are in the process of installing a 30bbl Gravity Systems Brewhouse at another unit near their existing brewery.They're keeping the existing 10bbl system at the Old Flax Store and this site will focus on special releases. It will take overall capacity to approximately 150bbl per week across the two sites.
Pleased to report another new micro brewery has opened called Little Shed brewery and is based at the Pax Inn pub at Thorp Arch.
Tapped Leeds were named the UK's "best independent craft beer bar/pub" by SIBA, so congratulations to them.