Britain's pub scene is thriving but transforming - Imbibe
Around 1,000 pubs make their debut in the 2017 CAMRA Good Pub Guide, published this week, alongside over 1550 breweries, an increase of over 200 since last year.
Edited by renowned beer journalist Roger Protz, the guide is seen by many as a barometer of the health of the pub industry. Despite pub closures still making the headlines, Protz is upbeat about today's scene.
'We're not drinking more but we are drinking better,' Protz told Imbibe, 'It's very sad that 21 pubs are closing a week, but there are wonderful new pubs opening,' he said, albeit in more unusual settings, from disused railway arches to former pharmacies.Read Full Article