Dark Star Brewery, which moved to Partridge Green in 2010, has taken over The Partridge pub in the village. The pub's re-opening is 25th February from 5pm and the brewery will be launching its new beer, Hophead Citra, at the same time. » Dark Star website.
A few weeks ago, it was announced that Fuller's had taken a 100% stake in Dark Star, one of my favourite, small independent breweries. With a deal like this, it's always best to see how the two companies work together before deciding if it's good or bad. The time to judge this deal is in a year or two when the impact is clear.
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