Craft beer’s rise in popularity could easily be accredited to a recent fad that is enjoying a period of being fashionable.
For most the growth in sales of craft beer and rise in the number of micro pubs seems a recent phenomenon.
However there has been a long history of individuals campaigning to create the change that seems so abrupt today.
Follow the timeline to discover the landmark events that shaped the modern history of craft beer in Britain.
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