3rd Newark CAMRA IPA Trail.

August 6th is International IPA day and to celebrate in style, Newark CAMRA are holding their third IPA Trail, running from 31st July to 9th August. Over 20 pubs in the Newark branch area will be participating and will feature at least one India Pale Ale (of at leat 5.0%) throughout the period. Pick up a collectors card from any participating pub (printed inside the current issue of the branch newsletter – download here), visit the pubs and drink at […]

Newark Beer Festival staffing form – update.

It has become apparent that some of you are having difficulty in downloading the Beer Festival Staffing form as linked to in the last emailshot. We suspect this is because it is being blocked as a .doc (Microsoft Word) document. We have changed the format to pdf. This should now allow all browsers to download the form. The download link is now Thank you for your patience.

Pub of the Year 2015 Statement

It is clear that there has been some misunderstanding and misinformation regarding Pub of the Year  2015. It is hoped this statement eases concerns and allows us to move on. We used the national scoring scheme which is available for all to see at any branch meeting. All of the assessors scores were used. None were deleted or changed in any way. These scores are in whole numbers. No half marks are allowed. On adding together all the scores we […]

Newark CAMRA needs you!

The 2015 Newark Beer Festival is almost here – requiring help from Wed 21st to Sun 25th May – and I am hoping to enlist the service of volunteers (new and old) to work the annual event. If you wish to participate then please complete the staffing form and return to me via email or in person. Once I have finalised the staffing rota I will be in touch. There will be a staffing meeting prior to the festival. If […]