Leeds-based children’s theatre company, tutti frutti, is gearing up for the return of an updated version of their original sell-out production, The Princess and the Pea. …


Beer and arts equality festival, Women On Tap, is gearing up for year five as a hybrid event, with a combination of virtual and live sessions featured on the 14-event programme. A new addition to the programme for 2021 is a series of exciting paid creative commissions.

A national callout…


Leeds-based children’s theatre company Tutti Frutti has launched ‘Sweet Dreams’, its first ever audio play — written by one of the UK’s leading young people’s playwrights, and themed around the wonders and benefits of sleep.

Working with research partners The Sleep Charity and Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust, this new…


Credit: CatcallsofLDN (Chalk Back London)

As the beer industry is rocked by a new outpouring of allegations relating to discrimination, harassment and abuse in beer, Women On Tap gears up to launch its fifth festival and deliver a very clear message: ‘we stand with you, united against harassment’.

One of the first sessions to open…


Beer and arts equality festival, Women On Tap, is gearing up for year five. Even last year’s lockdown couldn’t stop play for this event, which spotlights the work of brilliant women in otherwise male dominated industries.

Rooted in Harrogate, the festival began as a town centre initiative, delivering pop up…


Pioneering Sheffield beer shop celebrates 7th birthday

Beer entrepreneur, businesswoman, and pioneer of many ‘firsts’, Jules Gray

As the fight for survival continues across the UK hospitality industry, one speciality beer shop in Sheffield is celebrating 7 years in business and its founder is determined to keep looking forward.

Jules Gray is not your average business owner. Way back in…


Harrogate-based Raucous Agency has pledged commitment to accelerating gender equality by launching a new ‘PR for Women’ service.

Image: Nicci Peet

2020 has hit women especially hard and has set back progress made towards equality. The specialist service — also known as #RaucousWomen — provides women and their businesses a promotional support package…


A movement to reframe beer by Women On Tap CIC

Credit: Claire McClean Photography

The UK has one of the lowest percentages of women beer drinkers in the world at just 17%*. The truth is many women in the UK feel uninterested, disenfranchised and even repulsed by beer. …


Brew York today announces a £1.5million investment in expansion as it secures a new brewery site and creates 16 new jobs.

Brew York owners Lee Grabham and Wayne Smith outside the new unit

A 13,000 sq ft unit at Handley Park in Osbaldwick, York is the latest addition to the Brew York portfolio as the team announce they are pressing on with…


In times of crisis, we turn to the arts. Imagine a world without music, books, painting, cinema, sculpture, photography, or architecture. Imagine a world without live performance; without theatre.

The Arts is in crisis, and artists and venues are in free fall. With all live performances and mass gatherings…

Rachel Auty

B E E R & A R T S | Director at Raucous Agency Ltd | Marketing, PR & events consultant | Engagement strategist | Yorkshire lass | Founder of Women On Tap CIC

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