* Cover photo of the Up-Along Bar in Clovelly, north Devon is one of the pubs that Howard Gladwin encountered in Clovelly.
* Festive in Finland - refers to an article by Duncan Mackay exploring Helsinki s interesting bars and beers.
* Towards the Isles - David Hughes checks out many bars and beers in their exploration starting at Oban then to Fort William and Inverness.
*- Northampton breweries - Richard Plumb discusses (and samples) the beer and brewery that has returned to the old name of Phipps NBC in Northampton.
- This months Book Review is The Micropub Guide.
-Newsline includes new breweries - Eyeball Brewing in Cockenzie, Saints Row Brewing in Eaglescliffe, Tankleys in Sidcup, Vine Inn Brewery in Rugeley, Bicester Brewery, Chapter Brewing near Frodsham.
- Further on in Newsline Extra other breweries highlighted are -
Crankshaft Brewery in Leyland, Abington Ales, Watsons Brewery in Colchester, Brew Shed near Edinburgh and finally Three Brothers Brewery also in Eaglescliffe.
Also, sadly an obituary for Mick the Tick, a legend in beer festivals and pubs for his record for beer ticking.