Category: Latest News

Bonanza Christmas Raffle

Posted on 12/09/16 No Comments

We are having a Christmas prize raffle draw   £2 per strip and can be purchased direct from the brewery or at the Brownhills Market this Saturday   1st Prize Mixed case of 12 bottles each month for a year plus a Polo Shirt and key ring 2nd Prize Christmas 12 bottle mixed case, Polo [...]

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Vote on Our new beer

Posted on 07/15/16 No Comments

Vote for your favourite design for our new beer Antipodean on facebook & twitter

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We’re On the Hunt again

Posted on 09/22/15 No Comments

This position is now closed! Sales Administrator 25 hours per week: 8:30 – 13:30 Monday to Friday Salary: £16,500 pro rata Job Description. To play a key administrative role in supporting the field sales team and provide an important link between the sales representative and the client. Reporting to the Directors, you will be working [...]

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We are Recruiting

Posted on 07/29/15 No Comments

This position is now closed! We are looking to fill 2 roles in order to grown and strengthen our market position. Telesales Administrator 25 hours per week: 8:30 – 13:30 Monday to Friday Salary: Starting at £16,500 Pro rata Key Skills: Experienced telesales/B2B Excellent communication skills and telephone manner Confident computer skills including good understanding [...]

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Brownhills Christmas Market

Posted on 11/28/14 No Comments

  We are really pleased to be able to confirm that we will attending this years inaugural Brownhills Christmas Market. We will be at the market, Ravenscourt Precinct on December 13th and 14th serving up our fine beers, selling our bottled beers and apparel and offering something a little different, a truly festive mulled beer;  [...]

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Siba Midlands 2014 Beer Competition Success

Posted on 10/09/14 No Comments

Today has seen the SIBA beer competition for the Midlands section held, as always, at the Nottingham, Robin Hood Beer Festival. We have been entering this competition since 2009 and have had multiple successes over that time.  And I am delighted to say that this year has been no exception. This year our Gold 4.4%, has [...]

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2014; The Begining

Posted on 02/09/14 No Comments

Well here we are, only six weeks in to 2014 and already it’s shaping up to a be a hectic and successful year. January, traditionally on of the quietest months of the year has seen our sales up 140%  on this same time last year.  Now in some part we can thank the weather for [...]

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Christmas Cheer; Christmas Beer

Posted on 12/06/13 No Comments

We have mini kegs a plenty in stock ready for all your Christmas festivities.  If anyone would like to reserve a keg please contact the brewery on 01543 360 145 or email with your name, contact number, and which beer you would like from Blonde, Hoard, Premium and Kris Kringle.  Don’t forget we have [...]

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December & Christmas Plans

Posted on 11/27/13 No Comments

Don’t forget folks,  we have lots of nice beery stuff available for Christmas and the party season.  Great gifts including our brilliant Christmas jumper gift packs, 3 bottles of beer (including Bad Santa) in our exclusive design presentation box all for £9;  T shirts, Polo shirts and beanies. This year, instead of the beer boxes, we [...]

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SIBA Success

Posted on 10/15/13 No Comments

Our hand crafted ale, Gold  has won Gold Medal for best overall bottled beer and best in its category at the SIBA Midlands Regional Beer Competition in Nottingham this week. A smooth, golden bitter which uses Citra and Styrian hops to give an intense citrus, tropical fruit experience, Gold is also available on draught and has [...]

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Further Growth

Posted on 09/27/13 No Comments

It has been a little over 12 month since we completed our major expansion to increase brewing capacity by 230% and can safely be said that it has been one heck of a year. Since project completion we have won several listings with Punch Taverns, M&B, and Wetherspoons.  With many more in the pipe line, none [...]

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Backyard Birthday Bash

Posted on 05/23/13 No Comments

Join us for the Backyard Birthday Bash, tickets will be available from 29th May.

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Happy Birthday

Posted on 05/14/13 No Comments

This June will see us celebrating our 5th Birthday.  It seems like only five minutes ago that we sat around the kitchen table trying to decide whether it would be a viable shot to start our own brewery.  That was mid 2007; 12 months later, on 20th June 2008, The Backyard Brewhouse launched on the [...]

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Our Latest Project

Posted on 03/14/13 No Comments

This weekend will see the launch of our latest project. On Saturday, fingers crossed, the doors will open the newly refurbished Fountain Inn, Lower Forster Street, Walsall. The pub had been closed since August 2011 and nearly met an untimely end when the neighbouring Jabez Clift factory burned down. Fortunately the pub survived and was [...]

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A new member for the Backyard Team

Posted on 11/12/12 No Comments

Thanks to our recent expansion and dramatic increase in capacity we have had the good fortune to be able to take on a new member of the Backyard Team. Gary Bertola joins us as National Accounts Manager, with the key role of coordinating our business with Pubco’s and national retailers whilst still building a close [...]

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Latest Addition

Posted on 10/22/12 No Comments

Over the past couple of months the brewery has been going through a restructuring and expansion. Thanks to unpresidented continuing demand for our beers, we have been able to expand the brewery and increase production capacity by 250%. To help us cope with increase in demand we are delighted to welcome to the team Liz [...]

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Walsall Beer Festival 2012

Posted on 04/18/12 No Comments

Well that’s it; Walsall Beer festival over for another year. A successful return to the town hall. Thank’s and congratulations have to go to the members and volunteers of Walsall Camra for putting on a wonderful and professional event over the 3 days. The selection of beers and ciders was, as always, fantastic. It was [...]

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The Budget – A response from SIBA chairman Keith Bott

Posted on 03/21/12 No Comments

SIBA slams ‘anti-beer, anti-pub’ Budget The increase in beer duty announced in today’s Budget is ‘anti-beer, anti-pub’, says the Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) and a missed opportunity to protect pubs from closure, create thousands of jobs and encourage responsible alcohol consumption. SIBA chairman Keith Bott said, “This is not a Budget from a Government [...]

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Continued Success and Growth

Posted on 01/01/12 No Comments

2011 was a great year for The Backyard Brewhouse. Our production for 2011 against 2010 was up 35%.  A fantastic result against the current economic climate, and a trend we have maintained for the last 3 years. This increase can, we believe, be put down down in no small part to the consistent high quality [...]

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