Beer Festival

UK Beer Festivals w/e 25-27 September 2009

Thirsty? Fancy a drop of real ale? Here is a list of all the ral ale events happenning in the UK this weekend Real Ale Events A special mention for our fellow Twitterers who are hosting Beer Festivals this weekend: Kilvert’s Beer Festival, Hay-on-Wye The Castle Inn Beer Festival, West Lulworth More real ale news & views at

Aletalk at the Great British Beer Festival 2009

It was hat day on Thursday when we left Aletalk Towers for a trip to the capital and the Great British Beer Festival. After a good lunch washed down with a pint of Summer Lightning at The Punch Tavern in Fleet Street we ventured forth to Earls Court, which we found to have been converted into the tap-room of a dinghy back street boozer (albeit a large one). At least we felt a home. CAMRA membership meant a free festival programme which at least allowed us to look like a ‘beer ticker’ as we religiously marked off the beers we liked [...]