Several papers report that a drinker has won a discrimination case against a brewery after he was stopped from buying its “women-only” beer at one of its bars.
According to the Mirror:
Thomas Bower, 27, had wanted a Pink IPA, but was offered the brewer’s signature Punk IPA – which was 20% more expensive, to highlight the gender pay gap.
The Mail says:
… he was only given the cheaper ale – satirically dubbed “beer for girls” – after telling staff he “identified as a woman”.
The Telegraph reports:
… that Mr Bower was awarded £1,000 after a judge ruled that he had been unfairly treated because of his gender: