Pub & Brewery News
Here is the latest news about pubs in the branch area. If you are a pub licensee and you would like to share news about your pub, please email ku.gro.armac.yrtnevoc@tcatnoc
- ...Local News spring 2019
- 1.0 Coventry & District CAMRA 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, 14-16 Broomfield Place, Coventry CV5 6GY. Our Warwickshire area pub of the year is the Old Bakery, 12 High Street, Kenilworth CV8 1LZ. Also the branch cider pub of the year is the Old Windmill 22-23 Spon Street Coventry: City Centre CV1 3BA
BRANCH PUBS OF THE YEAR 2019
- 1.1 New Ale Rooms & Gin Bar for Kenilworth
This week saw the opening of Kenilworth’s first Ale Rooms & Gin Bar in Smalley Place opposite the Clock tower at the top of Warwick Road (formerly The Gallery). The Ale Rooms & Gin Bar is owned by the same people of The Ale Rooms Knowle which has been Solihull & District branch Pub of the Year 2018 and 2019, and West Midlands County Pub of the Year. This new venture has six handpulls which offer real ales and cider plus a variety of gins along with keg beers. Some of the real ales on offer will be from local breweries. At the opening night this was Warwickshire’s Church End & West Midlands’ Silhill. We wish them every success for bringing a new establishment to the real ale scene in Kenilworth. CAMRA discount maybe given please ask at bar for more details
Opening times at present have been set at the following: Mon-Thu: 5pm -11pm, Fri- Sat 1pm-1am, Sun: 1pm-11pm
- Branch Polo & T-Shirts details
Branch Polo and T-shirts sporting the Coventry & District CAMRA logo. We have teamed-up with Beadlebop Design to produce these distinctive dark blue garments. For details about garment options and costs please click following link.
They are now available to order by quoting Coventry CAMRA from Beadlebop Design, Unit 2A, Fargo Village, Far Gosford Street, Coventry CV1 5ED. If you are unable to visit the shop in person then for more details, placement of orders and payment Tel 07982 040502 or email moc.yks@pobeldaebofni .
- Broomfield Tavern receives Sally Lavender memorial award
Broomfield Tavern & The Sally Lavender memorial award
After the sudden passing of Sally Lavender at the start of February. The West Midlands region decided to remember Sally by presenting a new annual award to the Cider Pub of the year for the West Midlands. So, the first to proudly display the awards went to Coventry very own Broomfield Tavern. .
Pictured Left: Graham from The Broomfield Traven & Mark Parkes partner of Sally. Right Graham & Steven Swain regional cider co-ordinator.
Sally Lavender sadly missed by all.
- Byatt’s Brewery wins awards
Byatt’s Brewery wins awards
Byatt’s gains awards in the 2018 CAMRA West Midlands regional beer of the year competition.
Regal Blond was awarded Sliver place in the Golden Ale Category. XK Strong also gained a Sliver in the Old Ale/Strong Mild Category. And XXXmas Ale was given the Bronze award in the Real ale in a bottle dark category.
A very happy Lee with Mick CAMRA's Brewery Liaison Officer for Byatt's at the brewery taphouse delivering the awards
- MashionistasBrewCo new brewery for Coventry
MashionistasBrewCo new brewery for Coventry
Mashionistas is an experimental 1 barrel brewery based in Coventry
Rochester Road Brewing and ShedBrew combine to make a new Coventry brewery. The first brews are likely to be on sale around Mid September. More details @Mashionistas & https://mashionistas.com/
Details about the brew kit https://mashionistas.com/blog/ready-to-brew/
Twitter / Mashionistas
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- Saturday, 15:11 : People of #Loughborough, Slurple Haze is now on tap (not can!) at @Needle_Pin_Pub Do pop in and enjoy it. pic.twitter.com/Xer1ZZ8Qml
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- Friday, 16:15 : RT @WildBeerCo: Smokey Plum is now AVAILABLE TO BUY on our web shop! Nope its not beer, it's a cider created by @piltoncider and ag… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
- Triumph Brewery for Coventry
Triumph Brewery for Coventry
A new brewery for Coventry based in Tile Hill will soon be brewing. At present it looks like only bottles are to be produced. More details will follow as we here how the brewery is doing. They do have a Facebook page so search Triumph Brewing on Facebook. https://www.facebook.com/Triumph-brewery-426405274430122/.