What's On

Local Events such as Beer Festivals, Walks, Branch Meetings & SOCIAL EVENTS are all listed here.

  • Off the Tap - Meet the Brewer Thursday 18 January 2018 18:00 Off the Tap


    Mike Fisher of Fishers Brewery will be presenting his beers.

  • Regional London Pub Social Saturday 20 January 2018 Euston Mainline station

    Meet at Euston Mainline station at 11.30am.

    Kentish Town Pub Crawl.

    Meet outside Euston British Rail at 11:30am then take northbound Northern Line Tube to Tufnell Park (3 stops journey time 9 minutes) and exit walking 10 minutes to our first venue. Please ensure you pay by either contactless or Oyster card as the single journey costs £2.40 compared with £4.90 cash.

    I haven’t produced a map as I will assume the majority of us will have access to a google maps and a smartphone; otherwise stick with me! Please use What Pub links as appropriate.

    Southampton Arms, 139 Highgate Road NW5 1LE https://whatpub.com/pubs/NLD/6089/southampton-arms-kentish-town

    Then a nine minute walk to

    Junction Tavern 101 Fortress Road NW5 1AG https://whatpub.com/pubs/NLD/6087/junction-tavern-kentish-town

    Then a five minute walk to

    Pineapple 51 Leverton Street NW5 2NX https://whatpub.com/pubs/NLD/6101/pineapple-london

    Then nine minute walk to

    Lion and Unicorn, Gaisford Street, NW5 2ED https://whatpub.com/pubs/NLD/6097/lion-unicorn-kentish-town

    Then a 5 minute walk to

    Grafton, 20 Price of Wales Road, Kentish Town NW5 3LG https://whatpub.com/pubs/NLD/6113/grafton-london

    Then either a 33 minute walk, (or 8 min walk to Kentish Town tube and then 2 stops on southbound Northern Line tube) to Euston Tube. Exit tube

    Then a three minute walk to

    Bree Louise, 69 Cobourg Street, Euston, NW1 2HH https://whatpub.com/pubs/NLD/5934/bree-louise-london

    Then homeward bound after visiting 6 good pubs with some great memories hopefully!!

  • The Last Chance to Visit the Bree Louise Tuesday 23 January 2018 19:30 Bree Louise

    If you missed our branches visit to the Bree Louise in November then here is another opportunity to celebrate and commemorate the sad closure of the Bree Louise with toast to Craig and Karen with Reading branch.


  • Off the Tap - Meet the Brewer Thursday 25 January 2018 18:00 Off the Tap

    Loddon Brewery will have a cask tap take over with Chris the Head Brewer.

  • Tryanuary Mega TTO & MTB Saturday 27 January 2018 18:00 West Berkshire Brewery

    We've got as many local breweries as possible from Berkshire and the surrounding areas to bring their beer, brewers and banter to the West Berkshire Brewery Taproom.

    Join us to celebrate Tryanuary 2018 at this exclusive event. Check out the Tryanuary Facebook page.

  • Off the Tap - Meet the Brewer Thursday 1 February 2018 18:00 Off the Tap

    Windsor and Eton Brewery will be doing a cask tap take over to show case their beers.

  • Off the Tap - Meet Crazy Dave Thursday 8 February 2018 18:00 Off the Tap

    Dave Snowden from Crazy Dave's Cider will be presenting his Berkshire made cider.

  • Branch Post Xmas Social Saturday 10 February 2018 19:00 Corner House

    Arrive at the Corner House, Windsor from 7.00pm for pre meal drinks in the main bar, where there are ten HP's which always include a mixture of LocAles and Regional breweries plus five real ciders.

    Food (extensive, good quality hot and cold buffet) available for £10 at 8.00pm in the upstairs bar. Booking ESSENTIAL with Social Secretary.

  • February Branch Meeting Wednesday 14 February 2018 19:30 Maidenhead Conservative Club

    New and old, come along and help shape the future of our branch. We are always looking for members to get involved no matter how little time you can devote.

  • Off the Tap - Meet Salt Hill Cider Thursday 15 February 2018 18:00 Off the Tap

    Greg Davies from Salt Hill cider will be show casing his ciders.

  • Central Southern Regional Meeting Saturday 17 February 2018 12:00 Catherine Wheel, Henley

  • Great British Beer Festival Winter Tuesday 20 – Saturday 24 February 2018 St Andrew's & Blackfriar's Hall, Norwich

    Tuesday 20th is members preview 17.30 - 22.30.

    Wednesday 21st to Saturday 24th 12.00 - 22.30. Buy your tickets online at http://winter.gbbf.org.uk/tickets

    CAMRA’S GREAT BRITISH BEER FESTIVAL WINTER RETURNS. The medieval City of Norwich hosts the Great British Beer Festival Winter 2018. From popular light ales to ruby and dark ales, foreign beers and ciders, all served in magnificent medieval friary halls in the heart of Norwich, where pubs also host The Fringe, with special events 1st-24th February. Enjoy the music nights and sample winners of the winter ales competition!

  • Off the Tap - Meet the Brewer Thursday 22 February 2018 18:00 Off the Tap

    Margi & Id from moogBREW will be presenting their bottled beers.

  • East London Brewery Trail Saturday 3 March 2018 11:30 Whitechapel Station

    A 5 mile crawl of East London pubs and taprooms organised by Paul Rayner of Reading Branch. Starting at Whitechapel Station and ending at Hackney Wick.

    Date: Saturday 3rd March 2018.

    Meet at 11.30 at Whitechapel Station.

    Event website: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/east-london-ale-trail-tickets-39633172887. The event website gives full details so please refer to this initially.

  • Spring Hedgerley Real Ale Ramble Sunday 4 March 2018 10:00 White Horse


    The Spring Real Ale Ramble will take place on Sunday 4th March from Hedgerley village pond , this will be our 49th walk and I hope that you will be able to join us. Hopefully our usual good luck with the weather will continue, let’s hope for a dry day again. If you would like lunch at the Royal Standard it is essential that you phone Mark Carter on 07871 777062, or email on moc.liamg@6retracgkram. The timings are as follows :

    Start walk from Hedgerley pond 10.00am Prompt please

    Blackwood Arms 11.15am - Noon

    Jolly Woodman Noon - 12.30pm

    Royal Standard for lunch (optional) 1.00pm

    Depart from Royal Standard 2.45 - 3.00pm

    Arrive at White Horse 4.30 - 4.45pm

    Anyone is welcome to join the walk at any point or just to come along and meet us for a few beers at any one (or more !!!) of these pubs.

  • Reading Pub Walk Saturday 10 March 2018 12:00 Reading Station


    Come along and let Steve Goodall guide through some great pubs in Reading. We will meet at the Caversham exit from Reading station at noon.

  • JDW Wetherspoon Spring Beer Festival Wednesday 14 – Sunday 25 March 2018 Bear

    JD Wetherspoon are presenting their Spring Beer Festival, with up to 30 beers on offer showcasing British Hops. We have 4 Wetherspoon outlets in which to partake of this extravaganza!

    The Bear, Maidenhead; The Moon & Spoon, Slough; The King & Castle/Windlesora in Windsor.

  • London Drinker Beer & Cider Festival Wednesday 14 – Friday 16 March 2018 London Drinker Venue

    at Camden Centre, Bidborough Street, London WC1H 9AU.

    This is one of the longest running beer festivals in London and once again, the main hall will dedicated to real ales and craft keg beers brewed in London. We are running a short CAMRA only VIP session on Wednesday sponsored by Moncada Brewery.

    In total there will be 150 London craft beers, imported beers Belgian & German beers (Belgian & German beers), ciders and perries. There will also be a small selection of English wine and some mead. Come and support the longest running beer festival in London as this will be the last as the hall is closing in Summer 2018.

    Check out further details at the London Drinker Website.

  • Perseverance Spring Beer festival Friday 16 – Sunday 18 March 2018 Perseverance

    The Summer Perseverance Beer festival is a date for your diaries. The Percy, as it is known, is our current Cider Pub Of The Year (CPOTY) and runner up Pub Of The Year (POTY).

    There are usually 12 excellent beers to be on at any point in time.


  • 29th Egham Real Ale & Cider Festival Thursday 29 March – Sunday 1 April 2018 Egham United Services Club

    The 29th Festival will be presenting over 60 highly interesting ales & ciders for you to sample. Around 60 carefully selected real ales mostly from Britain's newest breweries.

    Reduced price entry for CAMRA members, Live music & a short walk from Egham station.

    Check out the Egham Real Ale & Cider Festival website for further info.

  • Hop Pole Beer Festival Thursday 29 March – Sunday 1 April 2018 Hop Pole

    The Hop Pole has been a part of Aylesbury since 1891 and has a long history.

    To further the pub's legacy Vale Brewery has owned and maintained, updated and reinvented the Hop Pole to its current condition.

    The Easter Beer Festival will feature Vale, ABC and other brewery beers.

  • Members Weekend, AGM & Conference Friday 20 – Sunday 22 April 2018 University of Warwick

    More information to follow.

  • Reading Beer & Cider Festival Thursday 3 – Sunday 6 May 2018 Christchurch Meadows

    In 2017 there were over 550 Real Ales & 120+ Ciders & Perries.

    Keep an eye on their website; http://www.readingbeerfestival.org.uk/

  • Marlow Royal British Legion Springfest Friday 4 – Monday 7 May 2018 Marlow Royal British Legion

    18 Enigmatic Real Ales presented by winner of Aylesbury & Wycombe club of the year.


    The club is literally across the road from Marlow train station which has an hourly service to maidenhead. Station Approach, Marlow SL7 1NT.

  • Perseverance Summer Beer Festival Friday 15 – Sunday 17 June 2018 Perseverance

    The Summer Perseverance Beer festival is a date for your diaries. The Percy, as it is known, is our current Cider Pub Of The Year (CPOTY) and runner up Pub Of The Year (POTY).

    There are usually 12 excellent beers to be on at any point in time.