Welcome to the Coventry & District branch of CAMRA, the Campaign for Real Ale.
(UK City of Culture in 2021)
2020 COVENTRY BEER FESTIVAL DATES ARE Friday 1st & Saturday 2nd MAY. This is due to the full fixture list for all the teams now playing at The Butts Park Arena ......More details click here
The Coventry & District branch covers. Coventry, Kenilworth, Bubbenhall, Ryton on Dunsmore, Balsall Common, Meriden and Corley Moor. The current branch membership stands at 1,089. This includes the new members to the branch who joined us in the last two months welcome to you all. National Membership is over 192,300
SOCIAL & EVENTS FOR THE WEEKS AHEAD
- 1...Tuesday 28th January three pub Coventry Survey
- 2...Tuesday 4th February Social at the Great British Beer Festival (Winter)
- 3...Tuesday 11th February 8.30pm onwards GBG Voting Meeting
- 4...Tuesday 18th February 8.30 onwards Kenilworth Crawl
- 5...Tuesday 25th February 8.30 onwards. Branch business meeting
Social events are held most Tuesday evenings with a number held on Saturdays. For up to date information see above and latest changes go to Branch Diary
Branch Pubs Offering
BRANCH PUBS OF THE YEAR 2019
We are pleased to announce that our Pub of the Year 2019 for Coventry, West Midlands is the Broomfield Tavern. Our Warwickshire area pub of the year is the Old Bakery Kenilworth CV8 1LZ. Also the branch cider pub of the year is the Old Windmill Coventry WELL DONE TO YOU All
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Please note the Old Bakery Kenilworth has new owners November 2019. We wish Alan Alan, Jane and the staff a fond farewell. And welcome new owners Suny, Sanj, Shyam & Sarj (Dad) to this new venture for them.
PUB & BREWERY NEWS. PLUS ANY BREAKING NEWS & SOUND BITES
- ...LOCAL WINTER NEWS 2019...
- ...Thursday 13th February – Saturday 15th February,
- 1.City Centre shock closure
- 2.The Squirrel In City Centre Shut
- 3.The Grapes put up for sale
- 4.Awards winning Warwickshire Pub has new owners
- 5.Branch Wins Award
- 6.More awards for Dhillon’s Brewery.
- 7.Branch Polo & T-Shirts details
WINTER 2019 PINT SIDES OUT NOW
Due to a printing error can you please send all completed crossword entries to ku.gro.armac.yrtnevoc@rotide
Can any local CAMRA members help. We have a number of posts vacant on the branch committee. Young Members officer, Public affairs liaison officer, Publicity & Press officer. Also we need a Cider & Perry officer. More details on members’ area web page use this link. If interested drop an email to ku.gro.armac.yrtnevoc@tcatnoc or come along to the next branch meeting.
Twitter / covcamra
- Sunday, 11:00 : RT @CAMRA_Official: .@GBBFWinter kicks off on 4 February - just over a week's time! 🍺❄️ #GBBFW will boast 400+ beers, ciders & perries celebreating the West Midland's industry, diversity and creativity throughout time! Find the beer list & get your tickets online ➡️ ow.ly/Vq7550y3cOI pic.twitter.com/eJYhJZXjxv
- Saturday, 10:30 : RT @sajidjavid: A message for pub landlords today - this one’s on us! These changes will mean lower taxes for local pubs and independent shops & cafes at the heart of our communities. twitter.com/hmtreasury/sta…
- Friday, 19:31 : RT @coventry_beer: On the bar now at Gatehouse Tavern @TheGatehouseTav Beer board: bit.ly/2ZsuApd Follow for fresh beer in Coventry @ByattsBrewery @HookyBrewery #freshbeer #pubs #coventry #covhour #warwickshire #realale #beer #Coventry #Tryanuary pic.twitter.com/dIus8nBwtz
- Friday, 12:53 : RT @1958mad: Good news for a small town. But Coventry still waiting and its city of culture new year.😯 twitter.com/aletalk/status…
- Thursday, 15:49 : RT @DhillonsBrewery: IMPORTANT NOTICE ON SATURDAY'S COACHES FROM DHILLONS BREWERY TO ST ANDREWS: We've been informed today by West Midlands Police that the car park will be closing at 2pm We will therefore now open at 10.30am and departure will be at 12.30 Thanks for your understanding #pusb #cov pic.twitter.com/B6tTHbyG4Y
Members’ Weekend, AGM & Conference
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