Brains Brewery, the Welsh brewing company and pub owner, will hand over control of 156 of its pubs to UK brewer and pub operator Marston’s Beer Company. The pubs will be run under the Brains brand, and will continue to sell its beer, which is brewed at a facility in Cardiff Bay.
Brain’s was founded in 1882 in Cardiff, Wales, by Samuel Arthur Brain and was forced to shutter more than 100 pubs earlier this month as the Welsh government imposed strict guidelines to control the spread of Covid-19.
The Martson’s Brewery was founded by John Marston in Burton-on-Trent, England in 1834.
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