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Merry Christmas
I hope everyone has a wonderful Christmas with copious real ale. Just one thought for the new year - let's see if we can revive this moribund group. It's so much better than the assorted beer forums a...
8 years ago 14
 
The Hobgoblin's last Hallowe'en
Several months ago, the Hobgoblin of Broad Street, Reading, was told it would have to change its name. This was because Ian Rogers who owns the trademark didn't want the pub to use it any more. A sugg...
8 years ago 25
 
New Tap-room
New on-line edition of TAP-room available Beer, pub, festival and brewery news with a touch of humour.
8 years ago
 
Carlisle
Any recommendations for good food and drink in Carlisle city centre weekday lunchtimes please? It would be an advantage if the pub is near the railway station. Thanks in advance, John. In article , Th...
8 years ago 1
 
Albion, Warrington
BEER FESTIVAL THIS WEEKEND - The Albion Warrington 14th Beer Festival starts this Thursday until Sunday. Over 20 beers, all from new UK breweries and a selection of 6+ real ciders/perry's. Open daily ...
8 years ago
 
Keighley Beer Festival 2011
Would be a good festival apart from the fact that Keighley and Craven Camra seem obsessed with getting 'Locale' beers in. Just a small point, chaps, but people from West Yorkshire can get local beer f...
8 years ago 1
 
Birkenhead Beer Festival 20/21/22 Oct 2011
This is a popular event which has been running for some years. 5 mins walk from Hamilton Square station, one stop on the Wirral Line from Liverpool.
8 years ago
 
New on-line edition of TAP-room available
New on-line edition of TAP-room available Beer, pub, festival and brewery news with a touch of humour.
8 years ago
 
Good news from Hackney
8 years ago
 
collector of beer glasses
Anyone know if there is a single term/word for someone who collects beer glasses? In message , George wrote Sad :) Washer-upper? In article , George writes Potboy Perhaps I should have made it cleat t...
8 years ago 7
 
Youngs Quit Brewing
Youngs have announced that they are selling their 40% stake in Wells and Youngs Brewery, presumably to Wells, though the article doesn't actually say that. Looks like the brands are ok though. In arti...
8 years ago 2
 
Oscar Wilde mild is Supreme Champion at GBBF
Well done to Mighty Oak. For those who don't know it OW has been brewed continuously for 10 years. It is just 'plain jane' with body. More about the brewery on Wikipedia. Nice people also - But then e...
8 years ago 3
 
Real Ale
Why doesnt real ale travel well? can you export real ale??? Where did you hear this? In message , phil wrote The National brands are trucked hundreds of miles in the UK - err, maybe you are correct - ...
8 years ago 11
 
capital inns brought by Greene KIng
there goes the beer choice downhill then ? I don't know how good CI were as landlords but GK treat their tenants as shonet. In article , says... Oh dear, there goes the Monken Holt and the Florence th...
8 years ago 3
 
New on-line version of TAP-room now available Jul/Aug
New on-line edition of TAP-room available Beer, pub, festival and brewery news with a touch of humour. Thanks! Always a good read. However, I have long believed that the London Drinker is the best fre...
8 years ago 1