Competitions

Orpington Liberal Club

CAMRA Club of the Year Finalists 2015

The four clubs that have made it into the final four are award-winning CAMRA clubs from the across the country and between them have won almost thirty accolades. The clubs cater to members with interests as far ranging as motoring, the RAF and politics – but all share a love of real ale. The four club of the year finalists are: Albatross RAFA Club, Bexhill-on-Sea This friendly club welcomes CAMRA members; it has been the local Club of the Year since 2012 and regional Club of the Year in 2013. It hosts popular beer festivals in April and September in its large function [...]

Pub of the Year 2014

CAMRA announces the Supreme Regional Pub winners

The top four best pubs in Britain as judged by the Campaign for Real Ale, CAMRA, have been announced as they move closer to crowning the National Pub of the Year. The pubs are judged on their atmosphere, decor, welcome, service, value for money, customer mix, but most importantly – quality of beer. The Supreme Regional Pubs are: West Pennines: Drovers Rest Inn, Monkhill, Carlisle, Cumbria CA5 6DB Inside the pub is designed to make customers feel like they’re in three completely different rooms. There’s a games area at the back with a pool table, the bar area is cosy and welcoming [...]

Brussels Beer Challenge 2015

Brussels Beer Challenge 2015

The Brussels Beer Challenge was launched in 2012 to promote the beer industry in a market that is not only a benchmark for beer but also home to connoisseurs. This year the event is backed by the City of Antwerp and Visit Flanders. The fourth edition of this international beer tasting competition is held in Antwerp from 5 to 7 November in convent hotel Elzenveld and the proclamation on Sunday 8 November in the Antwerp City Brewery De Koninck. Around 75 international experts will gather to judge entries both without bias and professionally. During the tasting, all beers are grouped into [...]