Brewing real ale in the Land of the Prince Bishops


The Bear

When considering our brand we knew we wanted something clean, contemporary, distinctive and quirky but we also wanted a nod to tradition and the historic heritage of County Durham.  Our graphic designer, Christina Unwin, has combined those elements in the image of Black Paw, using heraldic styling - the bear is set on the background of a white field (Whitfield), his paw fishing (Fisher being the name of co-owner) and the colour of the bear, generally represents the colour of the beer.

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