The Salisbury Ale House

Asset of Community Value (ACV) Your Help Needed! To all CAMRA Central Manchester Branch members who fulfil the requirements below. The Salisbury’s existing inclusion on the City Councils ‘Asset List’ comes to an end on the 22nd August 2020. Your Branch have decided to renew the application to continue its listing originally made by the Trafford and Hulme branch. What […]

Brush up on your beer and cider terminology with CAMRA

CAMRA has released new content on its Learn & Discover platform, to help members further their beer and cider vocabularies.  This week they have launched: The second part of a ‘beer drinkers’ dictionary’, created by award winning beer writer, educator, and beer expert for Channel 4’s Sunday Brunch Mark Dredge. His dictionary is the first in a series of resources exploring words, […]

Meet the Brewer and the Beekeeper at the Red (On)Lion

Join Martin James, owner and beekeeper at Panther Brewery, as he discusses brewing with honey and tastes his award-winning ales, at 6pm on 21 July at the Red (On)Lion.  The North Norfolk brewery uses traditional brewing techniques to create a range of modern and full flavour real ales which are available in seven different, bottle-conditioned breeds.  The name of the brewery is […]

CAMRA membership counts – join CAMRA to save our nation’s pubs

The Campaign for Real Ale is urging all beer-lovers and pub-goers to join the campaign to be a part of the post-lockdown recovery efforts to save British pubs. CAMRA, which has been fighting for pubs, great beer and consumer choice for nearly 50 years, warns that the COVID-19 crisis has been an unprecedented blow for pubs which many may not recover from. It’s asking anyone who supports Britain’s pubs to join CAMRA so […]

CAMRA Launches #PullingTogether Campaign

Pubs, breweries and taprooms are fighting for their very survival against the Coronavirus. Many are finding different and innovative ways to help their business weather the crisis – whether this is by launching hot food deliveries, encouraging locals to buy ‘gift cards’ for the summer or crowdfunding. There are plenty of ways that you can help support your favourite local […]

COVID-19 Update from CAMRA

You’ll have all seen the announcement by the Prime Minister this week and no doubt, been as concerned as us about the escalating situation, and also, horrified by the potential implication the measures will have on pubs, clubs, breweries and cider producers. It also undoubtedly will have a huge impact on our activities as an organisation, as well as the […]

Pulling Together

The pulling together campaign was launched by CAMRA last week, in partnership with SIBA and Crowdfunder. This cooperative campaign aims to support pubs and breweries through the Covid-19 crisis, which is a time of unprecedented challenges for the industry. We are doing this by promoting pubs and breweries that are still able to offer services at this time (mainly food […]

MBCF 2020 – Volunteer

The Manchester Beer and Cider festival is, in our unbiased opinion, one of the best beer festivals in the country. And one of the things that makes it so great, is our amazing volunteers! It really is one of the best experiences in the CAMRA world and if you fancy helping out in any way you can (there are a […]

Get your community pub on TV!

A new BBC2 series in which Tom Kerridge helps struggling community pubs to survive. In each episode Tom, the landlord and local people would work together to find possible solutions to place the pub back at the heart of the community it serves. The series would put some of the contemporary challenges facing the British pub under the microscope to […]