Trade and Press Day

The National Winter Ales Festival Trade and Press Session is reserved for members of the industry including pub landlords, pub staff, media, press and brewers from across the country.The Trade and Press Session will take place on Tuesday 21st from 3pm - 5:30pm and is an opportunity for all sectors of the trade to come together, to meet and network with other industry members and to sample some of the finest beers on the market.

We will be hosting the final of the Champion Winter Beer of Britain competition behind closed doors in the morning of 21st February 2017 with the category and overall winners being announced in the afternoon during the Press and Trade Session.

If you are wishing to apply for tickets to attend the Trade and Press Session please do so below. Please note that tickets are limited to 2 per person

If you wish to apply to attend the National Winter Ales Festival Trade and Press Session:

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Please note that if you are successful in your application to attend you will be provided with your Trade and Press Session ticket only, you will be required to hire your own glasses and purchase any beer tokens separately for the event. The Trade and Press session will operate a pay bar in the form of beer tokens that are available to buy on entry.

Required information: You will be required to provide ID verification such as a business card or company letter head at the point of entry, failure to provide this may result in being denied entry.