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  • Good Beer Guide 2019 Voting

    - The recent release of the Good Beer Guide 2018 (an ideal Christmas present if you’re struggling for ideas, by the way) means it’s that time of year again when we have to decide our entries for next year’s edition. For the 2019 guide, we are expecting to be given the same number of entries again; … Continue reading Good Beer Guide 2019 Voting
  • Sheffield’s Real Heritage Pubs

    - Download here: sheffield.camra.org.uk/rhp This new publication, Sheffield’s Real Heritage Pubs: Pub Interiors of Historic Interest, the first CAMRA book about Heritage Pubs in Sheffield, is now available as a free download. This ground-breaking document is the first attempt to create a snapshot of the Sheffield Pub Heritage picture. Paul Ainsworth, Chair of the CAMRA National … Continue reading Sheffield’s Real Heritage Pubs
  • CAMRA Cider and Perry Month

    - Twice a year, in May and October, CAMRA makes a special effort to promote real ciders and perries. Unlike real ale production, which can happen at any time of the year, real cider and perry can only be made when the fruit is ripe and is tied to a natural cycle of the apple and … Continue reading CAMRA Cider and Perry Month
  • Welcome Freshers!

    - It’s that time of year again when Sheffield welcomes around 20,000 new students who are beginning their degrees at one of our two excellent universities. Sheffield & District CAMRA would like to welcome you to what we think is the best city in the country for real ale! There are more than 300 pubs in … Continue reading Welcome Freshers!
  • Champion Beer of Britain

    - You might have seen by now that Church End Brewery’s Goats Milk won the coveted CAMRA Champion Beer of Britain prize at the recent Great British Beer Festival in London. Unfortunately there were no Sheffield winners in any of the categories this year, but now your chance is here to change that in the future. … Continue reading Champion Beer of Britain
  • Ale Trail prize winner

    - We recently held a competition to promote the launch of our Ale Trails, with everyone who signed up to the mailing list by the end of July entered into a draw to win a free night out courtesy of Sheffield & District CAMRA. We had almost 100 entrants, and we can now reveal that the … Continue reading Ale Trail prize winner
  • Young Members

    - CAMRA is hosting its first ever Young Members’ Forum this October to debate and promote the ideas and issues that affect the campaign’s younger members. The Young Members’ AGM will also take place at the same time, and will see the election of the new chairman and committee members. Every CAMRA member aged between 18 … Continue reading Young Members
  • Beer Census 2017 app

    - You might have seen the article in the August edition of Beer Matters where we revealed the results of this year’s Sheffield Beer Census, which took place on 10 June. Well, we have now released a web app designed to let you explore the results for yourself! We might have given you the headline figures … Continue reading Beer Census 2017 app
  • An apple a day…

    - There are many things I took from my time living in Bristol, a love of cider was not one of them. To this day that has always surprised me. My summers were spent sat in the garden with my friends trying every type of cider produced in the South West. Yet much to their dismay … Continue reading An apple a day…
  • Introducing GBBF Winter

    - CAMRA have announced that their winter beer festival, previously known as the National Winter Ales Festival, will be known as the Great British Beer Festival Winter from the 2018 edition onwards. The new name was chosen for greater consistency with the campaign’s flagship Great British Beer Festival, and also reflects the fact that there are … Continue reading Introducing GBBF Winter
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