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Sale of brewing & brands business by Charles Wells Ltd to Marston’s

Marston's

Charles Wells Ltd has today (18 May 2017) agreed terms to sell its brewery and brand sales interests to Marston’s PLC for a cash consideration of £55 million, plus working capital adjustments. The other Charles Wells assets – pubs in the UK and France, are not included in the sale. The Bedford brewery site is the… Read more »

Charlie Wells sponsors Amprocks 2017!

Amprocks is back and once again Charlie Wells is their headline sponsor! This year’s festival will see legendary 80s band, THE HUMAN LEAGUE, pop sensations, BUSTED and Britpop favourites CAST performing in Ampthill on 30 June 2017! Joinign them will also be the Redbourne Battle of the Bands winners, ARCCOS. CEO at Charles Wells, Justin… Read more »

Young’s London Stout ‘amongst best in the world’

International Brewing Awards

Young’s London Stout has been recognised as one of the best Stouts in the world at the International Brewing Awards, adding further weight to the beer’s popularity and taste satisfaction. The popular beer, brewed by Charles Wells, which already offers stockists the second-best cash rate of sale* and achieves greater product satisfaction than Guinness**, can… Read more »

Charles Wells smashes fundraising target for Macmillan

Charles Wells, who have been Charity Partners with Macmillan Cancer Support for the past three years, are celebrating having raised £150,000 smashing their original target of £50,000. The money raised will now fund a Macmillan nurse for three years. Charles Wells head office staff joined over 200pubs across the UK in a drive to organise… Read more »

Charles Wells brings distinctive US ‘flavoured craft beer’ favourite Not Your Father’s Root Beer to England and Wales

US favourite, Not Your Father’s Root Beer, has officially landed in England and Wales, signalling what is likely to be the next trend amongst craft beer lovers this side of the pond, thanks to a partnership between brewers Small Town Brewery and Britain’s largest independent brewery Charles Wells. Inspired by the centuries old “gruit” brewing… Read more »