BREWERY giants Moorhouse's has appointed an accountants to handle its tax affairs.

The Burnley-based brewer of Pendle Witch and other ales, has linked up with PM+M.

A seven-strong team from PM+M, which is based in Blackburn, will be handling a host of services, from book-keeping to research and development.

Company spokesman Jackie Fisher said: “Our aim is to now deliver an unparalleled service so the team at Moorhouse’s can focus on developing their business.”

Lee Williams, Moorhouse’s managing director, added: “It is vital we work with a partner who really wants to take the time to understand our business, ethos and sector.”