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Brakspear brings Christmas cheer to local residents

Brakspear brings Christmas cheer to local residents

    Brakspear helped to make Christmas Day special for a group of elderly residents in and around Henley, who enjoyed a festive lunch on the day organised by local group Community Spirit. Brakspear donated beer, wine and soft drinks for the lunch, held at Christ Church Centre and attended by more than 75 guests…

Brakspear adopts Mind as chosen charity

Brakspear adopts Mind as chosen charity

Pub operator and brewer Brakspear is supporting Mind, the leading mental health charity, for the next 12 months, with fundraising already underway in a number of their 130 pubs. Brakspear is aiming to raise £60,000 for Mind over the year as pubs and head office teams get behind the charity with a raft of fundraising…

Banish the November blues – with some Jazz & Blues!

Banish the November blues – with some Jazz & Blues!

Swing 42 are playing the Three Horseshoes on 9 November November is nobody’s favourite month – dark nights, grey days and still weeks til the start of any festive celebrations. So why not treat yourself to an evening of affordable fun in one of the local Brakspear pubs involved in the Jazz & Blues Festival…

Angel on the Bridge in Top 50 Pubs

Angel on the Bridge in Top 50 Pubs

Brakspear pub The Angel on the Bridge in Henley-on-Thames featured in The Guardian’s list of Top 50 UK pubs published on 27 October. The pub, which is right on the Thames next to Henley’s bridge, was listed in the ‘best pubs with a view’ section. Reviewers wrote “The river is placid, the ducks entertaining, the air…

Top Brakspear tenants rewarded at annual awards

Top Brakspear tenants rewarded at annual awards

  Back row l-r Nigel & Julie Rainbow, Three Horseshoes; Katrena Derricourt-Gibson, Catherine Wheel; Brakspear chief executive Tom Davies; Mark & Sandra Duggan, Chequers; David Thompson & Chris Peverell, Belgian Arms. Front row: Vanessa Cooke, Catherine Wheel; Julie & Hendrik Dutson-Steinfeld, White Horse Seven Brakspear licensees were rewarded at the company’s 2018 Hospitality Awards, each…

Brakspear wins national award for Club to Pub Swim

Brakspear wins national award for Club to Pub Swim

    Brewer and pub operator Brakspear lifted the trophy for the Best Sponsorship at the national Beer & Cider Marketing Awards, for its role in developing and supporting the Henley Club to Pub Swim. The Club to Pub Swim took place in July for a fifth year and attracted more than 600 swimmers. Awards…

Brakspear raises £42,000 for Marie Curie

Brakspear raises £42,000 for Marie Curie

Henley-based pub operator and brewer Brakspear has raised more than £42,000 for the terminal illness charity Marie Curie over the last 18 months, thanks to enthusiastic and determined fundraising by teams in their 130 pubs and at head office. Marking the end of the charity partnership, which started in March 2017, Brakspear presented a final…