Diary

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

Beer Matters distribution & committee meeting

8pm Tue 24 Sep

at the Dog & Partridge, Trippet Lane.

Branch meeting

8pm Tue 1 Oct

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. This month’s venue is Triplepoint Brewery + Bar on Shoreham Street. Buses 1,11,11a and 24 stop close by.

RambAle #7

10:30am Sat 5 Oct

Catch the 10:40 218 TM Travel Bus from the Sheffield Interchange (B4) to the terminus in Bakewell where we will transfer to the 11:51 178 bus to Monyash. From there we shall walk down to Sheldon then to Ashford in the Water. We shall call in at the Thornbridge Brewery on the walk back into Bakewell for the 218 bus home.

Pub of the Month

8pm Tue 8 Oct

Members have voted the Bath Hotel in Sheffield City Centre as the winner of our October Pub of the Month. Join us there from 8pm for a few beers and the certificate presentation. University of Sheffield tap stop and Glossop Road/West Street bus stops are nearby.

Beer Festival set up commences

9am Mon 14 Oct

We move in to Kelham Island museum to start building our beer festival. Volunteers to help always needed – please complete the staffing form on our website if you can help.

Steel City Beer & Cider Festival open

Wed 16 – Sat 19 Oct

Featuring over 250 beers, 50 ciders and perry, street food vendors, games, stalls, live music and more. See steelcitybeerfestival.co.uk for more information.

Committee meeting & Beer Matters magazine distribution

8pm Tue 22 Oct

at the Dog & Partridge, Trippet Lane.

RambAle #8

Sat 26 Oct

This month we stay closer into the city on the 51 bus route, setting off from Arundel Gate on the 11:28 bus up to the Shiny Sheff pub  at Crimicar Lane to start a walk to Redmire Dams and Lodge Moor where we will pop in the Three Merry Lads and Sportsman pubs for a beer before getting the bus back into town.

Branch meeting

8pm Tue 5 Nov

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. This month’s venue is TBC.

Festival wash up meeting

8pm Tue 19 Nov

We get together in the upstairs room at the Gardeners Rest in Neepsend to review how the festival went this year – what worked well, what less so, in a structured way inviting feedback from those involved. We also look ahead to start planning for next year.

Regional Meeting (Yorkshire)

Sat 30 Nov

The quarterly meeting when representatives from all the branches in the region get together with the regional director to share experiences and get briefed on the latest from the campaign nationally. After the meeting a social visit to various local pubs takes place.

The venue is Tookmakers Brewery, off Rutland Road behind the Forest pub. Bus 7/8 stop on Neepsend Lane a short walk away.


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

Neighbouring branches
The Dronfield area is now covered by a seperate Dronfield & District branch; their events can be found on their branch website and in their Peel Ale magazine.

Rotherham branch events, meetings and news can be found on their Facebook page.

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 £5 offering all day bus and tram travel in Sheffield with any operator).

WhatPub?
Information on pubs including location can be found on WhatPub.