"There is nothing which has been yet contrived by man, by which so much happiness is produced as by a good tavern or inn."
Samuel Johnson 1709 - 1784
Pub operator and brewer Brakspear has appointed Ed Turner, formerly managing director of Geronimo Inns, as a non-executive director with a brief to help develop its managed pub division.
Brakspear is introducing a new customer feedback and reward scheme across its five managed pubs in partnership with guest feedback specialists Feed It Back. The scheme will provide higher volumes of more detailed and timely customer feedback, linked to the pub's EPOS data.
Henley pub operator and brewer Brakspear has set canine tails wagging as prizes are awarded to the first nine winners of its ongoing 'Pooches in Pubs' competition. The first top prize of a charcoal drawing has been given to Stephanie Hoogmoed and Simon Young, the owners of Kreios, a 2-year-old red merle Border Collie, photographed at the Hope & Anchor in Wokingham.
Beer lovers in Brighton and Hove are in for a treat as the Brakspear Ale Trail arrives in the city, giving them the chance to claim a free pint of fine Brakspear ale and an exclusive Brighton Ale Trail T-shirt.