Information on local beer festivals (and some not so local) has been updated for August and September. It can be found here. The information can also be found in the calendar on the right hand side.
Local festivals – both CAMRA and non-CAMRA – are listed below. If there are ones we have missed, please let us know. Coming up during the remainder of August and September: Peterborough Beer Festival – 23-27 Aug Chequers Beerhouse Stevenage festival – 25-29 Aug Mermaid Beer Festival, St Albans – 25-29 August Lytton Arms Summer Beer Festival, Old Knebworth – [...Read on]
Visit the 6 pubs in contention for East Anglian Pub of the Year. The all-day trip is proving very popular, in fact we’ve had to book a bigger bus which means there are still a few places available. Compasses Great Totham, nr Chelmsford Stanford Arms, Lowestoft Fat Cat Tap, Norwich Falcon, Huntingdon Black Lion, Leighton Buzzard Half Moon, Hitchin Leaves The Half Moon [...Read on]
The forms have been analysed and the data sifted.
Beer of the Festival
We can announce the Beer of The Festival was Northern Monk’s Eternal, while Siren’s Vermont Tea Party came second. Seven beers tied for third place. We will be organising a trip to the Northern Monk brewery in Leeds in due course. (We will[…Read on]
The judging trip will set off from the Half Moon in Hitchin at 10.30 on Saturday 23 July.
To join the trip, please contact our Social Secretary (email@example.com) or The Half Moon.
The final cost per person is still being finalised.
All members are invited to tonight’s Branch Open Meeting. You are welcome to quiz the committee, suggest social events, ask about CAMRA campaigns, tell us what is happening at your local pub(s), feedback comments, etc. You could even bring up the revitalisation project topic, although that could extend the meeting some what. The meeting agenda can[…Read on]
Having won the North Herts 2016 PotY award, and followed this with the Hertfordshire PotY award, the Half Moon in Hitchin now goes into the competition for the Anglia Region prize. The whole voting process can be found here. The six pubs in the frame are listed below: Bedfordshire – Black Lion, Leighton Buzzard Cambridgeshire – Falcon, Huntingdon Essex – [...Read on]