2016 Good Beer Guide published.

CAMRA’s Good Beer Guide is fully revised and updated each year and features pubs across the United Kingdom that serve the best real ale. Now in its 43rd edition, this pub guide is completely independent with listings based entirely on nomination and evaluation by CAMRA members. This means you can be sure that every one of the 4,500 pubs deserves their place, plus they all come recommended by people who know a thing or two about good beer. The Guide […]

Newark’s Real Ale Guide takes top award.

The Real Ale Guide to Newark, Southwell and District, co-published by CAMRA and local publishers Capital Media has won the Local Guide of the Year Award for 2012 at this year’s CAMRA Annual General Meeting. The guide, which was launched at last year’s Newark Beer Festival, features every pub in the district with information on facilities available and ales offered, together with details of local breweries and a number of informative articles and maps. Derek Graham, editor of the guide […]

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Trip to York Beer Festival

The 4th York Beer Festival is being held at the Knavesmire racecourse area on 19 – 22 Sep. Marquees open from 12 noon. A 49 seater coach has been booked for Saturday 22 Sep for all those interested in sampling the delights. The coach will leave London Road Car Park at 10a.m. and return from York at 7p.m. The cost will be £10.00 per head dependent upon a full coach. Entrance to the Festival will be on the doors (no […]

POTY Nominations 5

I have received another nomination for Pub of the Year- number 2! At least we now have a two horse race. If you would like to add to the field please submit your nomination, otherwise we will have a verylimited competition.

CAMRA Annual Raffle 2010 1

Don’t forget to send back your CAMRA annual raffle tickets!  All proceeds from the CAMRA raffle are being allocated to our ‘Save the Pub’ campaigning fund, so please help support us. Raffle closing date: 17th September, so please hurry! 1st Prize £3,000 2nd Prize £1,000, 3rd Prize A year’s Beer Club Membership PLUS… 20 smaller prizes For more information on the raffle and to order more tickets visit


A beer has been specially commissioned by Newark CAMRA and will be brewed by an ex-pat brewer now living in Matabeleland using his own self-cultivated ‘Pygmy’ hops and special Marris Colda malt, imported from Siberia. Because of the extremely low duty on beer in Zimbabwe, Newark CAMRA are able to import the beer at virtually no cost and, in what we think is a first, give all our customers FREE BEER throughout the festival weekend. The beer, a dark, rich, […]