Stourbridge & Halesowen Branch – Forthcoming Events

Stourbridge & Halesowen Branch –

Save The Maypole

The Maypole, Bassnage Road, Halesowen, is under threat of closure and being turned into a convenience store by New River. To lodge an objection, log on to the Dudley MBC Planning Application website, refer to planning application P15/0876 and follow the link.
There is also a Change Org petition on Facebook – look on the Friends of the Maypole site

Forthcoming Events

Monday 20th July, Amblecote Garden and Marking Social Meet Robin Hood 8.00 p.m. then 8.30 p.m. Starving Rascal, 9.00 p.m. Swan, 9.45 p.m. Maverick and 10.15 p.m. Red Lion
Monday 3rd August, Branch Meeting, Plough & Harrow, Worcester Street, Stourbridge 8.00 p.m. (Note Change of Day).

Other Local Events:

Friday 24th July – Sunday 26th July Tame Bridge Beer Festival, Tame Bridge Pub 45 Tame Road, Tipton, DY4 7JA (taster notes)

Saturday 25th July, Black Country Street Fayre, Halesowen Town Centre 9.00 a.m. – 4.00 p.m. – Angel Ales and Fixed Wheel are sharing a stall.

Tuesday 11th August – Saturday 15th August, Great British Beer Festival, Olympia (See CAMRA website for details. Dudley & South Staffs Branch are running a coach on Thursday, 13th August – cost £25 (including Entrance Fee). Any CAMRA Members interested in going, please see the Dudley & South Staffs Branch website or contact jedwards31@btinternet.com.

Thursday 13th August – Saturday 15th August Black Country Beer Festival, Lye Cricket Club, Stourbridge Road, Lye DY9 7DH (2 mins walk from Windsor Castle).Opening Times: Thursday 6 p.m. – 11 p.m., Friday & Saturday 12 Noon – 11 p.m. Up to 100 real ales, ciders and perries. Entrance Fee £10 (£2 off for CAMRA Members). Although not a CAMRA event (run by Lye CC & Sadler’s) it is well worth supporting. Volunteers required to help run CAMRA information stand. Full details: www.blackcountrybeerfestival.com


CAMRA Stourbridge & Halesowen Branch

Branch Contact: Tony Morgan (tonymorgan@morgs.org.uk)

Chair Rob Parsons
Vice Chair Phil Zjalic
Treasurer Tony Morgan
Membership Secretary Tony Skirving
Pubs Officer/GBG Co-ordinator John Midwood
LocAle Co-Ordinator
Pub Protection Officer Si Genner
Branch Secretary Tony Morgan
Social Secretary Tim Cadwell
Public Affairs Officer Tony Morgan
Web Master Tony Morgan
Young Members Officers Matt Merrick
Publicity Officer
Social Networking Co-ordinator Tim Cadwell
Deputy Newsletter Editor (in conjunction with Dudley & South Staffs Bch) Tony Skirving
Newsletter Article Co-Ordinators Tim Cadwell & Lizzie Ralph
Beer Festival Organiser John Midwood
APPLE Co-ordinator Chris Heardman
CAMRA Stourbridge & Halesowen Branch
Brewery Liaison Officers
Brewery Name
Angel Ales John Midwood
Craddock’s Nigel Heardman
Fixed Wheel Phil Zjalic*
Green Duck Tim Cadwell*
Windsor Castle Mathew Button
*subject to ratification


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