A Southbourne resident and brewer has decided that is it time Bournemouth had its own ale. Jennifer Tingay, formerly of Ringwood Brewery and now brewer at Town Mill Brewery in Lyme Regis, has recently formed her new company Southbourne Brewing Limited. Jennifer, 37, shall be brewing trial brews at spare capacity down in Lyme, holding meet the brewer evenings at venues across Bournemouth and looking for crowd funding through selling beer vouchers in 2016. Jennifer says,
Southbourne is an excellent location for a new brewery, which in the long term I hope will provide a wide range of employment opportunities for the areas school leavers, promote the local economy and add a new tourist destination in the town.