Three Merry Lads, Lodge Moor

Staff at The Three Merry Lads pub in Lodge Moor, Sheffield will be attempting to break the Guinness World Record for the longest BBQ Marathon as a team.  Pub owners Barry Croxall & Jane Thompson will get the barbeque started on Saturday June 20th with the team planning to keep barbecuing until the early hours of Monday morning.

The longest barbecue marathon by a team is 29 hr 1 min and was achieved last year by Lee De Villiers and Simon Clark at The Old Sergeant pub in Wandsworth, London, on 9 & 10 May 2014. (*source)

The Three Merry Lads will be serving a BBQ breakfast each Morning from 8am-11am on Saturday June 20th and Sunday June 21st. There will be an ALL YOU CAN EAT BBQ buffet each day priced at £5.95 between 11am & 5pm and £8.95 thereafter.

The team should break the current Guinness World Record on Sunday June 21st (Fathers Family Fun Day) at 2pm.  Where there will be a charity raffle, live music, children’s entertainer, bouncy castle and for the adults, a selection of local real ales and a dozen craft ciders.

It promises to be a fun event for the whole family and money collected by fundraising over the weekend will be donated to the Sheffield Royal Society for the Blind.  We have already been offered great support from a number of local businesses in the area including PEP Coffee our meat will be provided by Phillip James Butchers in Crosspool, any others interested in getting involved or can offer any support are encouraged to contact either Barry or Jane on 01142302824 for more information.


About Andy Cullen

Andy has been actively involved in CAMRA since the early 2000s after being recruited to sit on a National Younger Members Task Group. Since then he has held roles on the branch committee including Secretary, Membership Secretary, Magazine Editor, Chair and now Social Secretary. Andy has also been involved with the Steel City Beer & Cider Festival almost every year since becoming active in the branch.

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