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Alberta beer-tax court challenge pushed to September

The Alberta government won’t get to defend the constitutionality of its beer tax system in court until Sept. 19.

The delay comes after arguments from lawyers representing two breweries outside the province stretched into the second of the two days allotted. 175 more words


When the Queen came to Slough Train Station

Today I met the Queen. Well, no I didn’t, but I saw her from my window! Because you see, the Queen came to SLOUGH!

WHAT?! 627 more words


2015 Best's Great Western Bin 1 Shiraz

The Grampians and Great Western, a place of quiet brilliance. Never had the scale of production or popularity but for a few of us a favourite Australian Shiraz. 109 more words


Best's Great Western Cabernet Sauvignon 2015

While Shiraz seems to take the lead in the Great Western’s red stakes, there’s pockets of elegance and intrigue with other varieties. Best’s have a few wines in this category with their Pinot Meunier and Cabernet Sauvignon. 73 more words

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Best's Great Western Bin No.1 Shiraz 2015

Described by the winery as “the essence of Great Western Shiraz.” I can’t give it a better introduction than that.

Best’s Great Western, Bin No.1 Shiraz, Great Western, 2015… 55 more words

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Great Western enters new era as chemist named brewmaster

Great Western Brewing Company has been a Saskatoon staple since 1989 when 16 employees saved the brewery from closure, but recently there’s been a big change. 423 more words


Plymouth Train Crash Driver 'Lacked Experience'

The driver of a train that crashed injuring 48 people “lacked the experience” to recognise a platform was already occupied, investigators say.

The passenger service was travelling at 15mph when it hit a stationary train at Plymouth Station on 3 April 2016. 197 more words

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