Here are the details of our branch meetings, socials and other activities for members coming up over the next month or two.

RambAle 1: Bradwell – Castleton – Hope

10:45am Sat 31 Mar

Catch the 10:45 272 FirstBus from Sheffield Interchange as far as Bradwell (arriving ca. 11:40). We shall walk over to Castleton for a choice of pubs and lunchtime bites, before following field paths back to Hope, in time for the Old Hall Hotel’s first Beer Festival of 2018. There is a choice of buses or trains back from there.

Branch meeting & AGM

8pm Tue 3 Apr

The usual monthly meeting for April will be combined with the formal annual general meeting where we debate any motions submitted, elect a new committee for the year ahead, inspect the branch accounts and announce the branch Pub of the Year winner. All Sheffield & District CAMRA members are encouraged to attend. Venue is Shakespeares on Gibraltar Street.

Pub of the Month presentation

8pm Tue 10 Apr

Join us at the Ale House, Fraser Road, from 8pm for the presentation of the April Pub of the Month award. Bus 86 stops nearby on Archer Road.

Young Members’ Trip to Derby

Sat 14 Apr

Sheffield & District CAMRA’s Young Members are organising a trip to Derby to visit some of the fantastic pubs the city has to offer. All CAMRA members from Sheffield and surrounding branches aged 18-39 are invited to attend. We will be taking the 12:29 train from Sheffield, or you can meet us at the Exeter Arms in Derby at 1:30pm. See the article for more details.

Festival planning meeting

8pm Tue 17 Apr

The monthly festival planning meeting will again take place at the Harlequin on Nursery Street. Anybody interested in volunteering at SCBF44 is encouraged to attend.

RambAle 2: Elsecar – Wentworth Woodhouse

10am Sat 21 Apr

From Sheffield station, catch the 10:06 Northern train service towards Leeds as far as Elsecar (arriving 10:24).
We shall walk round the Wentworth Woodhouse estate visiting the Needle’s Eye folly and deer park, Wentworth village and back to Elsecar for our train back.

Branch meeting

8pm Tue 1 May

The usual monthly meeting where members get together to discuss branch business, share pub, club and brewery news and catch up on what is happening in the campaign. Venue TBC.

Info and bookings
For more info and bookings, please contact our social secretary.

Dronfield & District branch
We’ve also included some events for our neighbours in the Dronfield & District branch, more information on Dronfield events can be found on their branch website and in their Peel Ale magazine.

Public transport
Get timetables, maps, tickets etc. from Travel South Yorkshire. If you are travelling any distance an all day ticket is usually good value (for example the CityWide at £4.60 offering all day bus and tram travel with any operator).

Information on pubs including location can be found on WhatPub?