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Beer Day Britain
15th June 2015
What is Beer Day Britain?
Britain’s national beer day to be held annually on June 15th starting in 2015. Please join in and celebrate Britain’s national alcoholic drink and help spread the beery love. At 12.15pm on June 15th join a national cheers to beer and help Beer Day Britain trend on Twitter by tweeting using the hashtag #CheersBDB.
June 15th is also the date that Magna Carta was sealed in 1215 and in 2015 it will be the 800th anniversary with national and international celebrations. Article 35 of the great charter stated:
‘Let there be throughout our kingdom a single measure for wine and a single measure for ale and a single measure for corn, namely “the London quarter”‘
Beer Day Britain is supported by major organisations in the beer industry including Britain’s Beer Alliance, British Beer & Pub Association, Society of Independent Brewers, Campaign for Real Ale, Cask Marque, Independent Family Brewers of Britain, Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers, British Hop Association and more.