Woking Beer Festival 2019

The 26th Woking Beer Festival will be held at the Woking Leisure Centre in November: Friday…

Pubs Code Adjudicator update

The review of the Pubs Code and the activity (or lack of it) of the Pubs…

News and views – July 2019

BEER DUTY DEBATE Last November, CAMRA identified three issues about which it needed to lobby Parliament.…

Cask Ale Week

This year’s Cask Ale Week runs from 19 to 29 September. Well, eleven days then .…

Wandle Beer Festival

There will be no Wandle Beer Festival at Tooting & Mitcham Utd Football Club this year.…

CAMRA news and events – July 2019

BROMLEY PUB OF THE YEAR After being closed for several years, the Star & Garter in…

Our precious pubs

Many moons ago, when I started using pubs, they more or less came in two types:…

Stonegate to buy Ei Group

One of the curses of this job is that important stories break just as we are…

Stop hiding the Cider!

Thirty years ago, when I first moved to England, places where real cider drinkers could find…

A Titanic event

One Saturday in February, members and workers from last year’s Kingston beer festival made the journey…