Forgotten Beer Adverts: A Top Beer The Not So Perfect Ten

Probably the best Not So Perfect Ten in the world? We hope so.

Once upon a time, not so long ago, no television ad break was complete without a beer advert or two. We remember those heady days of Dambusters spoofs, the Guinness surfers or Melanie Sykes selling us The Cream of Manchester. Or the excellent Heineken adverts with Victor Borge. Continue reading “Forgotten Beer Adverts: A Top Beer The Not So Perfect Ten”

Lancs Lagers Lost: A Top Beer Not So Perfect Ten

Lamented or not so lamented lost lagers of the last fifty years

If you are able to cast your mind back to the early 1960s, a certain Eddie Taylor was causing quite a stir in the pub scene. In 1961, he bought twelve English and Scottish breweries within a year. He formed a conglomerate known as Northern United Breweries, which later became Charrington United Breweries.

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