Paul Theakston with a pint of Black Sheep Best Bitter

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Who Are Yorkshire’s Biggest Beer Tweeters?

As a bit of fun in the lead up to Yorkshire Day, we've been looking at all your beer tweets to determine who the biggest beer tweeters are in Yorkshire.…



Can we get Velo to Paris’ Champs Elysees on time?

The Grand Depart may have left Yorkshire but the race is still on – in more ways than one!  We have set ourselves a challenge of epic proportions – to get our newly bottled Velo ale to the Tour de France finish line…in 4 days time. Velo was originally only intended to be a cask […]…



#LeGrandParty on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram

Thanks to everyone who joined us for #LeGrandParty – looks like you enjoyed it as much as we did!…



An Evening with cricket legend Jason ‘Dizzy’ Gillespie

Fantastic beer & a cricketing legend – this one’s an all-rounder! Join us on the 16th July for Black Sheep presents…an evening with Australian cricket legend, Jason ‘Dizzy’ Gillespie. This is your chance to put your questions to the former international cricketer and Yorkshire Cricket Club coach from 7:30pm onwards at East of Arcadia tavern in […]…



New look, same great Black Sheep Ale

  We are infinitely proud of our brand, the way it has garnered the attention and loyalty of not only Yorkshire’s ale fans, but those around the country and beyond. Being a constant in an ever-changing and often competitive industry is a great thing and something we have worked hard at; but we know that some […]…



Cricket Fans! Win tickets courtesy of Yorkshire County Cricket Club

We’re giving away a bundle of tickets for some cracking matches coming up at Headingley, thanks to our friends at Yorkshire County Cricket Club.…



Welcome to Yorkshires favorite pub competition

We are once again proud to be supporting the Welcome To Yorkshire’s favorite pub competition. We believe Yorkshire is home to some of the finest pubs in the country, where you can find fantastic food, drink, excellent service, and a warm welcome. The aim of the competition is to celebrate and promote pubs across the […]…



Introducing VELO – a free wheeling, fresh, pale ale (4.2%) from Black Sheep

To celebrate one of the world’s largest sporting events quite literally passing by our front door, we have launched a cracking new seasonal beer - VELO.…



Yorkshire County Cricket Club Fixtures 2014

This summer we continue to support YCCC, with Black Sheeps award winning ale, Best Bitter, being the official beer of the club. It will be served to thousands of thirsty cricket fans at the Headingley ground, so if you fancy coming along and enjoying some fantastic sport and great beer, have a look at the […]…



Best Bitter Now Available On Keg

Our award-winning Black Sheep Best Bitter is now available on keg.…