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.
Pocket Pub Walks - The South Downs. If you are looking for a walk between 2 and 8 miles in the superb scenery of the South Downs followed by a visit to a pub, this book is for you!