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Desert Island Beers – Will Hawkes

Friday, April 20th, 2012

Welcome to the latest episode of Desert Island Beers which this week features Will Hawkes who works on The Independent’s sports desk and writes about beer in his spare time.

Born in London and brought up in sunny Kent, he has had an interest in Ale since he could convince a barman he was 18 – but his real conversion to good beer came after a year spent living in Southern California in 1999-2000, when the craft beer revolution was just beginning to take effect. He also loves cricket and writes about the county game. He lives in South London with his wife and eight-month-old son. (more…)