NATIONAL NEWS - 11/5/17 - DOES YOUR CANDIDATE SUPPORT PUBS & BEER...???

The General Election is just a few weeks away on Thursday 8th June. Together, we have an opportunity to build on our recent successes and make sure that beer and pubs stay at the top of the political agenda in the next five years.

CAMRA is asking all election canditates to pledge their support for beers and pubs by committing to:

  1. BEER: Celebrate and promote Britain's 1,540 breweries
  2. PUBS: Support action to help pubs thrive
  3. CONSUMERS: Represent the interests of pub goers, berr and cider drinkers

To lobby your local canditates, please click here

To sign up directly if you are a candidate, please click here

To see the manifesto click on the manifesto image


18TH APRIL 2017 - 12TH PLANET THANET EASTER BEER FESTIVAL

  • 10,000+ pints consumed

  • 182 beers available

  • 68 cider/perry available

  • 20 new CAMRA members signed up

  • 3549 visitors

  • 90+ volunteers over 9 days

Judging for Champion Beer of Britain took place during festival for the Old Ale and Golden Ale categories and the following were declared winners click here for details of the competition 

  • OLD ALE

    • 1st Place OLD DAIRY - Snow Top 6.0% ABV

    • 2nd Place PALMERS - Tally Ho! 5.5% ABV

    • 3rd Place BRICK - Blenheim Black 6.5% ABV

  • GOLDEN ALE

    • 1st Place WINDSOR & ETON - Knights of the Garter 3.8% ABV

    • 2nd Place FLOWERPOTS - Perrige Pale 3.6% ABV

    • 3rd Place TILLINGBOURNE - Hop Troll 4.8%

Images from Adam Dark - many thanks