Newark’s 3rd BeerMuda Triangle beer festival starts tomorrow! 1

Don’t forget Newark’s alternative beer festival, the BeerMuda Triangle starts tomorrow and runs through ’til Sunday. Full details can be read in our previous post. We hope you can support these five cracking local pubs sometime over the weekend and hope to see you there.

Get lost in the 3rd Beermuda Triangle Beer Festival.

The 3rd Beermuda Triangle Beer Festival 23rd – 26th January 2014 4 days, 5 Pubs, 60 beers Newark’s alternative winter beer festival. Participating pubs this year: Castle, Castlegate Castle Barge, Town Wharf Fox & Crown, Appletongate Just Beer, Swan & Salmon Yard Prince Rupert, Stodman Street Contact respective pubs for beer lists, but we will post here as soon as we find out…

Ride or Ramble in the Vale of Belvoir.

This message from Tracey, your Socials organiser: On Saturday 26th October, there will be a CAMRAmble with a twist – you can choose to walk between pubs, ride on the coach or do a bit of both, choose on the day. ITINERARY: 9am – departure Newark (place) to be confirmed. 9.45 am – Walkers depart Market Overton and Riders go to Wetherspoons@ Melton Mowbray. The riders and walkers will meet up at  village pubs along the route where they can […]

Plan your route for the IPA trail!

A map of the participating pubs for the Newark CAMRA IPA Trail has been created. Please don’t drink and drive! The trail runs 1st – 4th August and 16 pubs plus one off-licence in the branch area will be participating, featuring at least one India Pale Ale. Pick up a collectors card from any participating pub, viist the pubs and drink at least a half to be in with a chance of some great prizes as well as tasting some […]

Summer CAMRAmble.

This message from our committee… The next CAMRAmble takes place on Saturday 27th July and is a Lowdham circular. Starting from Newark Castle Railway Station at 09.00 hours for Lowdham (trains are not running, but there is a replacement bus service). We then walk through Lambley calling at the Woodlark (no food available but excellent ales) on through Burton Joyce, eat & drink at the Ferryboat Inn at Stoke Bardolf, then along the river to Gunthorpe, calling at the Unicorn […]

IPA Trail update.

Newark CAMRA’s first ever IPA Trail takes place August 1st – 4th. Pubs so far signed up are as follows: Navigation – Newark Moorings – Newark Just Beer Micropub – Newark Castle – Newark Real Ale Store – Newark Sir John Arderne – Newark Fox and Crown – Newark Roaring Meg (formerly the Vine) – Newark Malt Shovel – Newark Prince Rupert – Newark Rose and Crown – Balderton Chequers – Elston Bramley Apple – Southwell We’re expecting more from […]

Join us on the1st Newark IPA Trail. 1

August 1st is International IPA day and to celebrate in style, Newark CAMRA are proud to announce their first ever IPA Trail, running from 1st to 4th August. Over 20 pubs in the Newark branch area will be participating and will feature at least one India Pale Ale. Pick up a collectors card from any participating pub, visit the pubs and drink at least a half to be in with a chance of some great prizes as well as tasting […]

Nigel Brown – A Tribute. 1

Sadly this year’s  Newark Beer Festival is taking place without festival stalwart Nigel Brown, who passed away last October. Nigel worked tirelessly along-side myself, backstage and behind the scenes for many years. His life-long interest in rock music made him a familiar face around the local music scene, his infectious enthusiasm rubbing off on many that came into contact with him. For the duration of the festival Nigel helped preserve the smooth running of the bands backstage, parking, unloading, loading […]

Go Bellistic with the Beer Belles at Newark Beer Festival!

Seven ‘Beer Belles’ from the Newark branch of CAMRA (The Campaign for Real Ale) were up at silly O’clock to travel to Lincoln Green Brewing Company Ltd, Hucknall to brew a one off beer, especially for Newark Beer Festival. The ladies helped devise a recipe with Anthony Hughes of Lincoln Green, who explained how the brewing process worked and gave us fantastic hospitality. With guidance from Anthony and Martin Castledine (also of Lincoln Green) we did everything from start to […]

Bikes, CAMRA, Action!

A message from Tracey, our Social Secretary: I am planning a pub cycle ride on Saturday, 6th April starting at 11.00 hours at the Wharf, Newark (outside the Castle Barge). The route will incorporate visiting four pubs and meeting the bus-riding members at the Final Whistle at Southwell where we shall support the presentation of their Certificate of Merit, which will be taking place at 3pm. There will be some snacks and nibbles provided at the Whistle. The route back […]