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Hitchin Beer & Cider Festival 2016

The list of cask ales available at the festival has been prepared.

It can be found here (in PDF format).

Hitchin Beer & Cider Festival 2016

Festival volunteers are still welcome. So are cask sponsors.

Information about the festival will appear here:

http://www.camranorthherts.org.uk/beer-festivals/2016-hitchin-beer-cider-festival/

and on the dedicated festival website here:

http://hitchinbeerfestival.org.uk/

You can also follow the festival on Twitter @HitchinBeerFest

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Stevenage Beer Festival 2016 – a belated report

Thanks to everyone who attended the first Stevenage Beer Festival back in February.

The overall verdict was that it was a success although there are of course things we can learn for next time – and we’re certainly hoping that there will be a next time!

For those who wanted to know what the most popular[…Read on]

All day Sunday opening – Began 20 years ago

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How amazing, it’s only twenty years ago this year when pubs were first allowed to open all day on a Sunday. Prior to this they had to close at three and they could open again at seven, but on Sunday 6 August 1995 all that changed. Brian Mason, past Chairman of the branch reminisces “I remember it [...Read on]

2013 Hitchin Beer & Cider Festival – Dates & Venue

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Brilliant news: THERE WILL BE ONE! CAMRA North Herts and the Hitchin Round Table are pleased to announce that the annual Hitchin Beer & Cider Festival will be held again this year and with a new partner: Hitchin Rugby Football Club (HRFC). The festival will be taking place this year at the later-than-usual dates of Thursday 6th, [...Read on]

Whittlesea Straw Bear Festival 2013

The Whittlesea Straw Bear Festival is fast approaching on the 11th-13th January – and the North Herts Branch annual social to this great event would be the held on the 12th (Saturday).

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Update for the annual Branch trip to the Whittlesea Straw Bear Festival 2013 and then GBG pubs in Ely, Cambridgeshire.

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Hitchin Festival Report

All is calm before the festival doors open.

One word summary: Success! Friday evening was crammed, over the course of the day we counted 1406 people entering the town hall. Saturday was steady but slower, 872 customers enjoyed the ales – bringing us to a total that trumps last year’s record by 104 people. Will the Hitchin festival ever shake its “runs out [...Read on]

We need YOU to score beers!

Calling all North Hertfordshire CAMRA members!

Your local pubs need you!

Good Beer Guide 2012

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The deadline for entering beer scores to help us pick the 2013 Good Beer Guide pubs is rapidly approaching – it is February 19th in fact. We would dearly like to see more scores in our database before[…Read on]

2012 Hitchin Beer & Cider Festival

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Hitchin 2012 Beer & Cider Festival

Not long to go now!

Only about 7 weeks at the time of this post!

Mark March 9th and 10th on your calendars for the Hitchin Beer & Cider festival. Held jointly by North Hertfordshire CAMRA and the Hitchin Round Table at the[…Read on]

Pints of View 250

Edition 250 of the Hertfordshire CAMRA branches’ “Pints of View” newsletter should be arriving in pubs near you soon! If your local pub doesn’t receive Pints of View please consider helping out by dropping a few off there – to do so contact us using editor@camranorthherts.org.uk and we’ll allocate some copies to you at one of[…Read on]

Hitchin Beer and Cider Festival 2017

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