Ale trade show showcases boom in micro brewing

One of the biggest beer festivals takes place in Derby today, as we visit the Derby Brewing Company to talk about the boom in Micro Brewing.

Derby hosts National Winter Ales Festival

One of the UK's biggest ale trade shows is taking place in Derby today, where the city has being making quite a name for itself in the brewery industry.

The Midlands has more breweries than anywhere else in the UK and nearly a third of those are in Derby, where up to 12,000 visitors are expected to attend the show over four days.

The National Winter Ales Festival has more than 410 different varieties of ales on offer and event organiser Gillian Hough has described how people's tastes are changing.

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