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 […]
Saturday 18th February saw the presentation to this year’s Newark CAMRA Pub of the Year winner, Just Beer Micropub. A buffet of sandwiches, nibbles and a specially made pork pie donated by Porters of Bridge Street, was provided to soak up the good ale on offer; Five beers were on the bar, all priced at £2 per pint between 1 and 5 o’clock. Commemorative polo shirts were printed for the occasion and are available to buy at £20. Branch member […]
Newark CAMRA’s Pub of the Year 2011, The Prince Rupert has come a close runner-up in the Nottinghamshire round of the CAMRA National POTY. Full results: 1st: Crown, Beeston, Nottingham 2nd: Prince Rupert, Newark 3rd: Forest Lodge, Edwinstowe, Mansfield & Ashfield 4th: Golden Fleece, Upper Broughton, Vale of Belvoir
We are pleased to announce that the winner of Newark CAMRA branch Pub of the Year for 2010 is The Hearty Goodfellow at Southwell (for pub details go here). Apparently on being told the news Steve and Alison were well chuffed, to say the least. The whole pub broke out into spontaneous applause and the messengers got a free beer – Blue Monkey I’m told and in fine form. Such are the perks of being Chairman. The presentation will be […]
The Entertainment. The Chef. John guarding the burgers. A big thank you to all who attended the fun afternoon and to all the people that donated raffle prizes. We raised just over £100 for our charity of the year, Macmillan Nurses. Don’t forget we will be hoping to raise more money on the 25th September, when we will be holding a coffee morning/day at the Fox & Crown, Newark.