St Peter’s brewery put on the block

THE OWNER of St Peter’s, the Suffolk-based brewery, is believed to have put it up for sale. John Murphy, who started marketing consultancy Interbrand before selling to Omnicom in 1993, has had talks over a deal of up to £15m, The Sunday Times reports. The brewery, founded in 1995, also owns one pub, the Jerusalem Tavern in Clerkenwell.