It’s weekly news times folks! And Connas even more confused than usual. Apparently, football can’t “Come Home”, as it never left Gateshead! Maybe he should stick to the day job….

  • Sweet like Scallywag!

Scallywag have teamed up with a confectionery company to create a set of whisky-infused chocolates. And they look awesome!


  • Macallan Ignition!

Macallan and Bentley Motors have revealed a unique partnership which will see collaborations between the brands – focused on both luxury and sustainability. Interesting….


  • Berrys Revamp!

Berry Bros & Rudd have unveiled a new design for their spirits portfolio and launched a heritage-inspired campaign. I like these….


  • Lakes Latest…

The Lakes Distillery have partnered with Master of Malt to release 600 bottles of Miramar, the third launch in their Whiskymaker’s Editions series. Nice..


  • Summer Moray!

Glen Moray have launched a campaign to encourage drinkers to explore the versatility of their whisky this summer. Time to get creative, people!


  • St Georges Open!

The English Whisky Company have two new types of distillery tour to commence from July 2021. Get yourself along!


  • Blackpool First!

Halewood Artisanal Spirits have announced the launch of the first expression from their recently opened Bankhall Distillery in Blackpool. “Bankhall Rebellion Sweet Mash” a triple distilled, small batch, corn, rye and malt blend. Most engaging!


  • Glenrothes Raise £39000!

The last of The Glenrothes’ 50-year-old has gone under the hammer at an exclusive auction, and in doing so raised an amazing £39000 for charity of the winning bidder’s choice. Excellent work.


  • New Welsh Distillery!

Entrepreneurs Andy and Rhys Mallows have revealed plans to build a £5 million distillery in south Wales, which will produce a Bourbon-style whisky. Very Cool…


  • And Finally….

Whoever wins at the Soccerball wouldn’t stand a chance against Gateshead FC. FACT.

So there!

See you next week Lounge types!

Connas