Stourbridge & Halesowen Branch

Forthcoming Branch Events

Wednesday, 13th July, 2016 Branch Meeting, Waggon & Horses, Stourbridge Road, HALESOWEN 8.00 p.m. (Postponed from 6th July)

Saturday, 16th July, 2016 Black Country Beer Day Meet 11.00 a.m. Fixed Wheel Brewery, Long Lane, Halesowen then Swan, Long Lane, Short Cross, Old Swan, Dudley & the Gornals . Branch Members also intend to visit Green Duck Brewery after Short Cross. Download the Details as a PDF File Black Country Beer Day 2016

Thursday, 21st July, 2016 Hayley Green Crawl. Meet Maypole Bassnage Road 8.00 p.m.
Maypole then 8.45 p.m. Crafty Pint, Wassell Road (if open) and 9.30 p.m. Rose & Crown, Hagley Road. (If Crafty Pint not yet open – William Shenstone, Halesowen after Rose & Crown).

Wednesday, 3rd August, 2016 Branch Meeting, Starving Rascal, Brettell Lane, Amblecote (TBC)

Dates for your Diary: Beer Festivals

Friday, 29th July, 2016 – Sunday 31st July, 2016 Dudley Beer Festival (Organised by the Black Country Festival) Brierley Hill Civic Hall, Bank Street, Brierley Hill, DY5 3DH
Opening Times and Admission Prices: Friday, 29th July 12 – 4 p.m. Free, 6 – 10 p.m. £4, Saturday 30th July 12 – 4 p.m. £3, 6 – 11.30 p.m. £4, Sunday 31st July 12 – Close £4
For more details see entry on Stourbridge & Halesowen Facebook page. Although not a CAMRA event, it deserves our support. Any volunteers for CAMRA Information Stand Welcome.

Thursday 4th August, 2016 – Saturday 6th August, 2016 CAMRA Worcester Beer Cider and Perry Festival, Worcester Racecourse 170 real ales plus 100 real draught ciders and perries. Opening Times: Thu 5 – 11 p.m., Fri 12 – 11 p.m., Sat 12 – 10 p.m. CARE: Friday and Saturday sessions are extremely popular so the organisers recommend the purchase of advance tickets to avoid disappointment. For further information and the link to ticket sales please go to the Festival website at www.worcesterbeerfest.co.uk

Thursday, 11th August, 2016 – Saturday 13th August, 2016 Black Country Beer Festival Lye C. C. Stourbridge Road Sports Ground, Stourbridge Road, Lye DY9 7DH. Opening Times Thursday 6 – 11 p.m., Friday & Saturday 12 – 11 p.m. Entrance Fee £10 (£2 off for CAMRA Members). Over 100 beers and ciders. For more information go to www.blackcountrybeerfestival.com

Tuesday, 9th August, 2016 – Saturday, 13th August, 2016 Great British Beer Festival, Olympia, London W14 8UX (by Olympia Station). Over 900 real ales, Ciders, Perries and International Beers. For more information go to www.gbbf.org.uk





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 Geoff Mills
Fixed Wheel Phil Zjalic
Green Duck Tim Cadwell
Windsor Castle Mathew Button


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