He said coronavirus had forced him to ‘take stock of the future’
By Rhea Turner at Derby Telegraph
A popular brewer who caters for hundreds of South Derbyshire ale lovers is retiring amid the devastating impact of Covid-19 and a controversial government tax relief cut.
Jon Archer is well known for being head brewer at The Boot Brewery in South Derbyshire.Read more…
By Colston Crawford, for Derbyshire Live
Jon Archer, head brewer at Repton’s Boot Brewery, is a man with a plan – or, more accurately, he’s a man with a whole stack of plans.
It is 18 months or so since Jon stepped in as head brewer, dropping his long-term job in IT for a new career he’d dreamed of.
Now, with the brewery well established and with a growing, excellent reputation, Jon is ready to spread his wings, not only on a personal level as a brewer, but in terms of growing the business.Read more…