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ISSUE 104 - SUMMER 2018

Pub Mirror THE

FREE MAGAZINE OF HULL & EAST YORKSHIRE BRANCH OF THE CAMPAIGN FOR REAL ALE (CAMRA) CIRCULATION 5500 PLUS

IN THIS ISSUE

P6/8/10 PUBS & BRANCH SOCIAL UPDATES - P12 PUBS PRESERVATION SOCIETY P14 MEMBERSHIP REPORT - P16/17 LOCALE & LOCALE PUBS UPDATE UPDATE P20/21 MEMBERS DISCOUNT SCHEME - P26/P27 POTY PRESENTATION TRIPS P29 BOARD INN NATIONAL AWARD - P30/31 HRACF 2018 - P32/33 FESTIVAL REWARD TRIP P36/37 GBG SURVEY TRIP, WITHERNSEA AREA - P38 FALKLANDS BEERWORKS - P40/P46 BREWERY NEWS


The GOODMANHAM ARMS Alehouse Goodmanham, near Market Weighton. Tel: 01430 873849 www.goodmanhamarms.co.uk

Try our selection of 8 CASK ALES and 4 CIDERS BEER PRICES from £2.60p per pint The Pub is OPEN EVERYDAY 11.30am ‘til late Tasty HOME COOKED meals made from locally sourced produce Lunchtimes 12 noon - 2pm (plus Sunday Roasts) Monday 5pm - 7pm is Pie/Steak night (£9.95/£10.95 includes a free drink) Log Fires - Hidden Beer Garden with seating Folk Night on the 1st Thursday of the month Jazz/Blues/Country music night 3rd Thursday of the month

EAT & DRINK IN OUR VINTAGE MOTORCYCLE MUSEUM Good Beer Guide 2013/14/15/16/17/18 CAMRA Village Pub of the Year 2011, 2012, 2015, 2016 & 2017 CAMRA Village Pub of the Year, Runner Up 2014

Try our sister pub The Bay Horse at Burythorpe

ALL HALLOWS BREWERY

Micro-Brewery producing original Classic English Ale PEG FYFE Dark Mild, RAGGED ROBIN Dark Ruby NO NOTION Porter plus the odd SEASONAL BEER Our Brewster is the landlady, Abbie Logozzi with much help from Peter Utley


HULL & EAST YORKSHIRE BRANCH - WHO’S WHO BRANCH COMMITTEE

ASSOCIATE POSITIONS

CHAIRPERSON: ANGELA CAWTE chair@hull.camra.org.uk 07904 252910

SOCIAL MEDIA: Mark Spight socialmedia@hull.camra.org.uk

WEB MASTER: Bernie Cawte webmaster@hull.camra.org.uk

TREASURER: PETE MASON treasurer@hull.camra.org.uk 07984 366207

CIDER REPRESENTATIVE: Alex Hayward cider@hull.camra.org.uk

SECRETARY: BERNIE CAWTE secretary@hull.camra.org.uk 07956 424239 also Branch Contact

CLUBS LIAISON OFFICER: Vacant clubs@hull.camra.org.uk

MEMBERSHIP SECRETARY: KEN SMITH members@hull.camra.org.uk 07952 195005

YOUNG MEMBERS CO-ORDINATOR: Alan Bowler youngmembers@hull.camra.org.uk

PRESS & PUBLICITY OFFICER: MARK SPIGHT press@hull.camra.org.uk 07904 252910

LOCALE CO-ORDINATOR: Jon Major locale@hull.camra.org.uk

MAGAZINE EDITOR: BERNIE CAWTE pubmirror@hull.camra.org.uk 07956 424239

BEER STYLE OFFICER: Vacant

SUPPORT POSITIONS

EAST YORKSHIRE PUBS CAMPAIGN OFFICER: MARK BAINTON eastyorkshirepubs@hull.camra.org.uk 07749 505365

PUB LIAISON OFFICERS Beverley: John Ashton Bridlington: Charlie Kettley Cottingham: Cliff Ottaway/Derek Brooks Driffield: Martin Bell Hedon: Pete Mason Hornsea: Brian Johnson Market Weighton: Chris Atkinson Withernsea: Vacant

HOLDERNESS PUBS CAMPAIGN OFFICER: BRIAN JOHNSON holdernesspubs@hull.camra.org.uk 07968 586560 HULL PUBS CAMPAIGN OFFICER: JON MAJOR hullpubs@hull.camra.org.uk locale@hull.camra.org.uk 07803 041968

PUBS DATABASE: Mark Bainton eastyorkshirepubs@hull.camra.org.uk

BRANCH POSTAL ADDRESS

SOCIAL SECRETARY: CAROL JOHNSON socialsecretary@hull.camra.org.uk 07807 359642

Hull & East Yorkshire Branch of CAMRA c/o 38 Jalland Street Holderness Road HULL HU8 8RB

PUBS PROTECTION OFFICER: KEN SMITH pubsprotection@hull.camra.org.uk 07952 195005

Website: www.hull.camra.org.uk Facebook: Hull and East Yorkshire CAMRA Twitter: @hullCAMRA

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BRANCH ONLINE SITES

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FROM THE EDITOR - BERNIE CAWTE We would like to place on record our thanks to the following pubs, for the hospitality shown for our various Branch meetings, activities over the last few months: Hop & Vine, Hull George Hotel, Hull Ye Olde White Harte, Hull Yates, Hull Minerva Hotel, Hull If any one is interested in taking Marine Bar, Bridlington on the editing of this magazine White Hart, Hull Station Inn, Hull feel fee to contact me for furter information. For the technical presentations. The details of people we use Adobe InDesign these are in in this magazine, for the production of the on subsequent pages and of magazine, so if you know your course our highly succesful Hull way around this software it Real Ale & Cider Festival at would help. Hull Minster, again a report is elsewhere in this publication. As far as the branch is concerned we have been rather We are now looking forward busy with Pub Of The Year to our monthy survey trips, out Well I am still here, no one volunteered to take on the editing of this publication, so it’s the same again, with some slight cosmetic changes. My thanks go to all who contribute without them it would not be possible to produce this magazine.

That’s all from me this time folks. Now down to the more important stuff, how do i get to watch all the World Cup matches, and England’s triumphant road to the final in Moscow. What are those lyrics again? ‘all I have to do is dream, dream, dream’ Enjoy the summer!

NEXT PUB MIRROR

PUB ADVERTISERS

The next edition of Pub Mirror is due for publication in the first week of September 2018. Any contribution for that edition needs to be with the editor by 14th August 2018, you can email your article to the editor at: pubmirror@hull.camra. org.uk

HULL - Corn Exchange (NEW), George Hotel (NEW), Head of Steam, Hop & Vine, Pave, Station Inn, Vintage (NEW), Whalebone BEVERLEY - Chequers, Monks Walk, Sun Inn BRIDLINGTON - Marine Bar, The Tap (NEW), BROUGH - Centurion Arms DRIFFIELD - Butchers Dog, KIRK ELLA - The Beech Tree. GOODMANHAM - Goodmanham Arms HEDON - Hed’On Inn BREWERY ADVERTISERS All Hallows Brewery Atom Brewery, Crafty Little Brewery, Gene Pool Brewery (NEW) Great Newsome Brewery, Half Moon Brewery Old Mill Brewery, Wold Top Brewery, Yorkshire Brewing Company

Hull and East Yorkshire CAMRA

and about in the area checking pubs for possible entry into our Good Beer Guide next year. It’s a chance to visit those pubs that might not be on a public transport route, and enjoy the beers that they have on offer. Further details are available on our diary page, website and social media outlets.

Advertising rates are unchanged for the sixth year running and you can advertise on a one off basis or in bulk adverts, discounts are available. Please contact our advertising co-ordinator John Rushforth at: pmadvertising@hull.camra. org.uk

PUB MIRROR INFORMATION

Pub Mirror is produced quarterly by Hull & East Yorkshire Branch of CAMRA and is edited by the branch magazine editor Bernie Cawte. Any views and opinions expressed in this publication are not necessarily those of the editor, CAMRA locally or nationally.

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HULL PUBS UPDATE BY JON MAJOR the Brain Jar. The Atom Brewing Co. Corn Exchange invests its full attention into offering knowledgeable service and helpful expertise.

Already heading to almost half way through the year and pub wise I would say this second quarter has been quite good with a couple of pubs opening in our area.

“We’ll have 16 keg lines and four cask, joined by up to 100 cans and bottles from around the world, plus an exciting spirit and cocktail range” says Nick Kirman, Operations Manager. “By only stocking brands that share the Atom ethos of quality, we’re committed to elevating Hull’s drinking experience.”

Let’s start with Oscars on Silver Street which have reinstalled a couple of lines of real ale and real cider. White Hart on Alfred Gelder Street has now re-opened after 7 long years of closure. This is run by Crafty Little Brewery of Brough and are showcasing all local ales and also some from afar. I must say on a personal note that it is so good to see this venue back open and looking splendid. Not only is the ale of very good quality it is also offering a food menu to match, all this as well as two full size shuffle boards.

“Corn Exchange has been a drinking establishment for over 300 years,” adds Nick. “Atom is hoping to push this tradition further than ever and firmly root itself in the centre of the city.” Complementing an impressive range of beers, spirits and cocktails from across the globe, the friendly bar presents a specially designed menu of small plates by the KerbEdge Street Food team and locally roasted coffee from The Blending Room. We wish them well.

Another new venue is Off The Road Live Lounge which is situated at the top of Princes Avenue and the corner of Spring Bank. This is a retro type music bar offering hand pulled ales both local and national, also offering a CAMRA members discount, thank you Craig and Janie and good luck in a great looking venue.

Unfortunately one pub that has closed is Holderness on Holderness Road and the Kingston on the old Hedon Road is up for freehold sale.

Xanders on Newland Avenue has now reopened under the name of Harrington’s I must admit I have not as yet paid a visit, but, I promise by the next edition I will have a report.

Polar Bear on Spring Bank is now a freehold having been bought from Marstons. It is now doing as well as ever and hosting its very popular ‘Sesh’ nights.

Atom Brewery have refurbishing the centuriesold Corn Exchange Pub on Lowgate and reopen on 14th June. They have creating a space that they hope will be both welcoming and flexible. Sitting beside the beautiful Hull Minster and a stone’s throw from popular drinking spots the likes of Head of Steam and

Gardeners Arms on Cottingham Road has undergone a refurb and unfortunately reduced its number of hand pulls but I’m sure the quality will not be reduced, they are also still offering members’ discount. The Olde White Harte on Silver Street will once again serve food. The catering will be run by Tony Norrie from Texas Tony’s Café in Hessle Road. Mr Norrie said: “The restaurant will be spread throughout the pub but it will be mainly upstairs which has only been open to private groups in the past. The restaurant will be run by me while the landlord, Mike Woolass will run the pub but it will be all part of the same premises”’

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Whalebone

Wincolmlee Hull HU2 0PA

Telephone : 07506868461 Open every day from 12 ‘til late Always available Rudgate Viking, Half Moon Old Forge Five ever changing guest ales Now 6 cider/perries Always welcoming atmosphere with log fires and we are dog friendly Yorkshire Regional CAMRA Pub of the Year runner-up 2016 Hull & East Yorkshire CAMRA Hull Pub of the Year 2014, 2015 & 2016 Hull & East Yorkshire CAMRA Cider Pub of the Year 2016 Good Beer Guide (GBG) 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 Follow us on Twitter page the whalebone@reading664


HOLDERNESS PUBS UPDATE BY BRIAN JOHNSON This report is not easy to write as sadly I have to report several pub closures

with no intention of running it as a pub The Roos Arms in Roos was closed for a short while but is now open again

The Travellers Rest in Long Riston closed suddenly before Christmas and the Hilyard Arms in Patrington is closed apparently because the landlord was taken seriously ill.

The Bay Horse at Arnold is up for sale but I have no further details at present

The Alexandra in Hornsea has been sold and is apparently been turned into flats.

A bit of good news that I have been given permission to report is that the Stackhouse Bar in Hornsea is branching out and opening another bar in Bridlington. Based near Boots it is expected to open before Christmas and will be known as Stackhouse Bridlington

The Board Inn in Skipsea which has been up for sale for some months, I am now given to understand it has been sold to a local builder

SOCIAL SECRETARY UPDATE BY CAROL JOHNSON 12th July - Pub Olympics at the City Hotel, Alfred Gelder Street, Hull

The following events are scheduled in our Branch Diary, please get in touch with me at socialsecretary@hull.camra.org.uk or on my mobile 07807 359642.

We will be starting at 7.30pm and finish at around 10.00pm. Among the variety of pub games included will be Darts, Pool, Shove ha’penny along a general knowledge quiz, Why not come and support us and our charity, Dove House Hospice?

23rd June - Great Newsome Brewery10th Anniversary ‘Festivale’ trip We leave Hull Truck Theatre at 1pm to go to the New Royal Mail at Thorngumbald for a half or two then on to Great Newsome Brewery to enjoy the festivities. We will be leaving there at around 9pm (ish) for last buses home.

Keep an eye on our Social Media pages and our Web Site for further information.

HESSLE PUBS NEWS FROM BRIAN NELSON A change of licensee in March 2018 at the Marquis of Granby in Hessle Square. The new licensee has four hand pumps in the bar dispensing Great Newsome Sleck Dust, Gt Yorkshire Brewing Yorkshire Gold, Sharp’s Doom Bar and a draught cider, at the time of writing. The Sleck Dust and Yorkshire Gold were very well kept and the pub is now selling good, tasty ales from the smaller breweries.

Regarding the Hase, they now have three cask ales on most of the time (Tim Taylor’s Boltmaker plus two rotating guests) and it is always in great condition. What with the Hase and Granby, Norland (selling 2 or 3 well-kept), and Country Park Inn on the foreshore (which had 3 hand pumps going the last time I was in a few months ago), Hessle is now well worth a visit for discerning real ale drinkers and a trip there from Hull by bus (EYMS 66 or 57 - 20 minutes, or Park & Ride) or by train (10 minutes) will not be a wasted journey.

At long last, the Hase has some competition as the best real ale pub in Hessle, not only on the quality of their beer but also on price (Hase £3.25 a pint, Granby £2.40/£2.50). Hull and East Yorkshire CAMRA

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Vintage

Silver Street Hull HU1 1JG Opening Times: 11-11 Mon-Thu; 11-Midnight Fri & Sat; 11-11 Sunday Real Ales - 5 hand pulls: Real Ciders A newly opened single room bar in the heart of Hull’s real ale trail. Tastefully decorated with pictures of the old town giving the bar a relaxed atmosphere for real ale lovers. On the site of a former jewellers next door to the historic Ye Olde White Harte. CAMRA LocAle accredited - CAMRA members discount available


EAST YORKSHIRE PUBS UPDATE BY MARK BAINTON The Carpenters Arms in Market Weighton was re-launched towards the end of 2017 by new landlords Mark and Caroline Atkinson, one-time of the Half Moon, Newton-Upon-Derwent, and the Oddfellows Arms, Wilberfoss. The pub went through a difficult period under two different landlords in 2016/2017, after owners Hawthorn Leisure gave it a minimalist style makeover, which didn’t appeal to the regular customers, and resulted in a dramatic loss of clientele.

A resident craft ale, lagers, traditional ciders, fine wines and a well acclaimed gin menu will also be on offer. Opening times 3 - 11 Mon Thurs, Fri 3pm - 11.45pm Sat. 2pm - 11.45pm & Sun 2pm - 11pm. Owned and run by Shirley Bamforth of the Hed’On Inn with the help of Manager Sarah Mason and Asst Manager Pauline Copley and newly appointed local staff. 5% discount for CAMRA members.

Mark and Caroline carried out another complete refurbishment, just one year after the previous makeover, to take it back to the style of a more cosy traditional local community pub, which has been bringing the regulars back, along with new faces.

Coach and Anchor at Tickton is being refurbished and be open in the coming months. Very pleased that Fox and Coney, South Cave re-opened last October. They give a ten percent discount to CAMRA members. The pub is also dog friendly.

Mark bought out free of tie on his pumps, to turn it into a free house, initially selling 3 cask ales, which comprise of Theakstons Best Bitter and constantly changing light ales and dark ales on the other 2 pumps. Due to customer demand a fourth pump was added to dispense John Smith Cask.

Sun Inn Beverley - Just a quick update, Richard tells us he has secured a further five year lease at The Sun Inn, having taken over in 2011! We are very glad to hear this. You may see a few pubs up for lease, this is to do with change of ownership from Punch Taverns to either Star Heineken or Patron Capital.

Half Moon at Skidby accredited with the Cask Marque. Opened on Friday 25th May 2018, the Hugh Fitz-Baldric in Cottingham, named after a local Cottingham man from the 1400’s who became the first Sheriff of Yorkshire. They will be serving 9 cask ales some permanent, at least one LocAle & the others changing each week to enable real ale enthusiasts to constantly try new brewers and ales from up and down the country. Hull and East Yorkshire CAMRA

Ship Inn Sewerby, held a bush-craft day for families over the May bank holiday .Getting into the Royal wedding party mood, the pub put on 5 course Royal Wedding meal and British ales day on the 19th . Sarah Crombie at the Ferry Inn Brough has introducing a cask ale night on a Monday evening from 5pm all cask ale £2.30 a pint.

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PUBS PRESERVATION SOCIETY BY KEN SMITH There is currently a great deal of concern around the closure and redevelopment of pubs across the country and our area is no different to any other. As mentioned in previous articles and regularly reported at the branch open meetings applications to change the use of pubs to residential and other uses are coming thick and fast. As a matter of course such applications are dealt with on their merits and in accordance with both the National Planning Policy Framework and the relevant local authority’s Local Plan (in our area the local plans are those of Hull City Council and the East Riding of Yorkshire Council). Such applications, if they are approved, will naturally directly affect the pub by removing either the use or the building or both.

of development has potentially affected a pubs ability to operate. One such was the Mariners Arms in Driffield where developers have been given permission to build on almost half the car park. Fortunately, there has, to date, been no real adverse effect on the pubs viability. A more recent such case is that of the New Inn at Tickton where the new owner has applied for permission to build 3 dwellings (2 houses and a bungalow) on the car park, taking not just some but all of the car park away from the pub. The new owner has declared his intention to refurbish and re-open the pub as a “village local” where customers would be local and therefore there would be minimal need for car parking on site.

There have been numerous cases in the branch area over the last 4 years while I have been the Pubs Protection Officer where this has been the case and most have been commented on in previous articles and meeting reports as well as having been objected to in the strongest possible terms.

While CAMRA naturally applauds the reopening of any closed pub the loss of the whole car park brings with it the danger of the pub not being viable due to lack of custom. Following discussions with the new owner of the pub, CAMRA has received an undertaking that on-site parking, albeit a reduced number of spaces, will now be provided to help the long term viability of the venture. CAMRA awaits developments on this application and the refurbishment of the New Inn with interest.

There are, however, other threats that can indirectly affect the ability of a pub to operate its business. One of these is inappropriate development adjacent to an existing use. What this means is that if, for example, a developer wants to build a house (or houses) next to a business that creates a lot of noise or smells there could be subsequent complaints from new residents that could seriously affect the running of the pre-existing business.

It is for instances such as these that CAMRA must remain vigilant and continue to investigate and address potential threats to pubs. However, it is not always possible for one person to pick up on everything that is happening in what is a vast area and covers many hundreds of pubs. I would therefore ask if anyone sees or hears about developments that could affect a pub they contact me using the e-mail address at the front of Pub Mirror.

In the case of pubs of course the very nature of the business means that noise and disturbance will be created. This could be due to the regular comings and goings of patrons and delivery vehicles as well as the normal use of pub equipment and any entertainment that is provided. It is therefore important to monitor applications that are for sites that are either adjacent to or very close to pubs. Another threat which is most likely but not exclusively to affect rural and village pubs, is the loss of their car park. There have been a number of applications over the years where this type Hull and East Yorkshire CAMRA

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Real ales and ciders plus much much more Beers and wines for drivers (0 - 0.5% ABV) Licensee Tony offers a friendly welcome to all. Come and enjoy the convivial atmosphere. Food available. Pies from Opening Hours: 4pm-11pm Tuesday; 11am-11pm Wednesday-Saturday; Closed on Sunday & Monday


MEMBERSHIP UPDATE BY KEN SMITH I’m sure you will all have been bombarded in the last few weeks with e-mails and letters from the various organisations and companies you deal with on a daily basis informing you about the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) which came into effect on 25 May and replaced the old Data Protection Act. CAMRA is of course no different to any of these organisations and we have to abide by the new regulations.

Pub Mirror it is not always possible for people to have ready access to those sources and can sometimes take some finding whereas an e-mail with specific information can be easily read from most devices and will contain all the relevant information in one place. Finally, as I have said, the campaign holds personal data on all its members and in relation to this has a very strong and up to date Privacy Policy. This can be read by logging in to the CAMRA website and scrolling to the bottom of the home page where there is a link.

As a holder of personal information about our members we have to ensure that it is held securely and that we only use it for the specific purpose those data were collected. We also have to give our members the option to opt out of receiving communications from us in any format and then abide by that member’s decision. All current members have a set of preferences showing if and how they wish to be contacted and these are held on the CAMRA secure database along with that member’s personal information. All members have access to their own data and can access it by signing in to the CAMRA website using their membership number and password and choosing the option to “Edit your membership information”. Clicking on the link will take members to the database where only their information will be displayed and allow them to amend and update many of their personal data.

I hope I haven’t bored you too much with this my first article as Membership Secretary but feel that it is important to let you know about how seriously we take personal information and also allow any members who may not know that they have options they can exercise.

With regard to contact either by CAMRA nationally or the local branch members should access the “preferences” tab where there are a number of options that require a simple yes or no. Current preferences can then be altered by clicking the Edit button at the bottom of the page. This will then ensure that members only receive the communications that they want. Naturally we would prefer members to opt in to receiving information about branch events and activities as it is a very effective way of getting the message about what we are doing to interested parties. While that information will be available on both the web site and here in Hull and East Yorkshire CAMRA

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LOCALE SCHEME EXPLAINED • Bricknell, Hull • Cathead, Hull • Crafty Little Brewery, Brough • Dicks Brewery, Brough • East Yorkshire Beer Co, Beverley • Gene Pool Brewery • Great Newsome, South Frodingham • Half Moon, Ellerton • Old Mill, Snaith • Twisted Angel Brewery, Beverley • Vision Brewery, Hull • Wold Top, Wold Newton • Yorkshire Brewing Co, Hull • Yorkshire Brewhouse, Hull If your local pub carries any of our breweries’ beer please contact our LocAle Officer Jon Major whose email address is on page 3 of this publication. Our LocAle pubs are listed on the below and opposite.

CAMRA LocAle is an initiative which promotes pubs stocking locally brewed real ale. The scheme builds on a growing consumer demand for quality local produce and an increased awareness of ‘green’ issues. Everyone benefits from local pubs stocking locally brewed real ale… • Public houses as stocking local real ales can increase pub visits • Consumers who enjoy greater beer choice and diversity • Local brewers who gain from increased sales • The local economy because more money is spent and retained locally • The environment due to fewer ‘beer miles’ resulting in less road congestion and pollution • Tourism due to an increased sense of local identity and pride - let’s celebrate what makes our locality different.

NEW LOCALE PUBS

Participating pubs are granted accreditation at the discretion of the local branch, Hull & East Yorkshire CAMRA, and subject to the licensee agreeing that they will endeavour to ensure at least one locally brewed real ale, as defined by the local branch, is on sale at all times and that only real ale, as defined by CAMRA, can be promoted as a CAMRA LocAle. The Definition of Local: For the purpose of the Hull & East Yorkshire scheme pubs would have to stock a beer from either an East Yorkshire brewery or from a brewery within 25 miles of the pub. Real ales from regional and national breweries as well as from microbreweries can be regarded as “local”, if they are brewed within what the branch has deemed to be the local area.

Off the Road, Hull

These breweries are considered to be our LocAle breweries: • All Hallows, Goodmanham • Atom, Hull • Bridlington, Bridlington Hull and East Yorkshire CAMRA

White Hart, Hull

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CURRENT LOCALE PUBS Arnold:

Bay Horse

Bempton:

White Horse

Beverley:

Chequers, Monks Walk, Windmill

Blacktoft:

Hope & Anchor

Bridlington:

Brunswick, Marine Bar, Pack Horse, Prior John, Queens Hotel, Telgraphe.

Brantingham:

Triton Inn

Brough:

Buccaneer, Centurion Arms

Burstwick:

Hare & Hounds

Burton Pidsea:

Black Bull, Nancy

Cowden:

Cross Keys

Driffield:

Benjamin Fawcett Butchers Dog, Spread Eagle

Dunswell:

Ship Inn

Goodmanham:

Goodmanham Arms

Harpham:

St Quintins Arms

Hedon:

Shakespeare, Hed’On Inn

Hornsea:

Stackhouse Bar, Marine Hotel

Howden:

Tailors Chalk

Kelk:

Chestnut Horse

Keyingham:

Blue Bell

Kingston upon Hull:

Furley & Co, Hop & Vine, Chilli Devil’s, Larkins Bar, Lion & Key, Royal Hotel, Minerva, Old House, Pave, Station Inn, Vintage, Walters, Whalebone, William Hawkes, Yates

Lelley:

Stags Head

Leven:

Hare and Hounds, New Inn

Little Weighton:

Black Horse

New Ellerby:

Railway Inn

North Cave:

Paull:

Humber Tavern Roos Arms

Roos:

South Cave:

Fox and Coney

Sproatley:

Blue Bell Inn

Walkington:

Ferguson Fawsitt

Wawne:

Waggoners

Welwick:

Coach & Horses

Withernsea:

Old Boat Shed

Withernwick:

Falcon Inn

Do you think your pub should be on this list then contact us at: locale@hull.camra.org.uk

NOW AVAILABLE The First Forty Years

White Hart

North Frodingham:

Blue Post Inn

Old Ellerby:

Blue Bell

The History of the Hull & East Yorkshire Branch Of CAMRA by Ken Smith Branch Pubs Protection Officer

Ottringham:

Watts Arms

Patrington:

Amy’s Bar & Kitchen, Station Hotel

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UP AND COMING BEER FESTIVALS Thursday 5th - Saturday 7th July 2018 SCOTTISH REAL ALE FESTIVAL 2018 Corn Exchange, Edinburgh

THINGS TO TRY

The Great British Beer Festival is 41 this year so we are raising a glass to the old and embracing the new, here’s a snapshot of just some of the exciting things at the festival in 2018. Coffee: For the first time at GBBF we are introducing a dedicated speciality coffee stall for those who need to take a breather! Wine and Gin: For the second time at the festival we will be offering a selection of wine and gin for you to try! Pub Games: Back by popular demand we are thrilled to announce that we will once again have our exciting collection of pub games avalable. Why not see if you can beat your friends’ scores? Or see if you can be the festivals high scorer! Food Stalls: This year we have taken our food stalls one step further to include some of London’s finest street food vendors! Our aim being to offer a range of delicious food to tantalise your taste buds. Brewery Bars: Is your favourite Brewery Bar going to be at the Great British Beer Festival? Every year we invite breweries to come and serve you their great beers. Find out if your favourite will be joining us HERE

This is your chance to sample from amongst over 170 different beers from the widest selection of Scottish and Northern Ireland breweries you are going to find together in one space this year. The Champion Beer of Scotland 2018 will be announced at the festival but in addition festival visitors will have the opportunity to nominate their own Beer of the Festival and enter a prize draw for a festival goody bag. CAMRA members have reduced price entry to the festival at £4 (as opposed to £6 for nonmembers) This includes a festival glass and a programme, with comprehensive tasting notes.

Tuesday 7th-Saturday 11th August CAMRA’S GREAT BRITISH BEER FESTIVAL

Wednesday 19th - Saturday 22nd September 2018 YORK CAMRA 10TH ANNIVERSARY KNAVESMIRE BEER & CIDER FEST

Olympia, Hammersmith Road, W14 8UX A paradise for beer lovers,

York Knavesmire, York Racecourse, YO23 1EX. 480+ real ales, 100+ ciders, UK KeyKeg bar, Foreign beer bar, wines + soft drinks. CAMRA members only Wed 3-5pm. General Public: Wed 5-11pm, Thu-Sat 12noon-11pm. Entry: Wed £3.50 (CAMRA members £1.50); Thu £4.50 (members £2.50); Fri/Sat £5.50 (members £3.50).

7th August – 12 noon-5pm (Trade Session) 7th August – 5pm-10:30pm (Public Session) 8th August – 12 noon-10:30pm 9th August – 12 noon-10:30pm 10th August – 12 noon-10:30pm 11th August – 11am-7:00pm ENTRANCE PRICE - £11.00 per daily session SEASON TICKET 7th - 11th - £29.00 The season ticket allows you entrance to everyday of the festival including the trade session. Hull and East Yorkshire CAMRA

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MEMBERS DISCOUNT SCHEME Discount Offers for Members! Our thanks go to the following local pubs where CAMRA members can take advantage of the following offers on production of their membership card. Please note that there have been some recent additions and removals to this list, so please note the changes: Hull Pubs Avenue, Chanterlands Avenue: 10% off cask ales and food; Dram Shop, George Street: 15p off a pint of cask ales; Gardeners’ Arms, Cottingham Road: 10% off cask ales; Goodfellowship Inn, Cottingham Road: 30p off a pint of cask ale and 20% off food; Haworth Arms, Beverley High Road: Your 8th pint of cask ale free – AND 10% off cask ale for CAMRA members; Head of Steam, Trinity Square: 20p off a pint of cask ale; National, National Ave: 10% off cask ales; Off the Road, Spring Bank/Princes Ave: 30p off a pint, 15p off a Half (NEW) Old Grey Mare, Cottingham Road: 10% off cask ales; Pave, Princes Avenue: 10% off cask ales; Sutton Fields, Oslo Road: 10% off cask ales; Vintage, Silver Street: 15p off pint of cask ale East Yorkshire Town and Village Pubs: Black Horse, Atwick: 10% off cask ale Dog and Duck, Beverley: 10p off a pint of cask ale and a meal deal Mon to Fri lunch; Monks Walk, Beverley; 30p off a pint of cask ale; Green Dragon, Beverley: 20p off a pint of cask ale Triton Inn, Brantingham: 10% off cask ale; Marine Bar, Bridlington: 10% off cask ale; Red Hawk, Brough: 10% off cask ale; Ferry Inn, Brough: 10% off cask ale; Fair Maid, Cottingham: 10% off cask ale; Hugh Fitz-Baldric, Cottingham: 5% off cask ale (NEW) King William IV, Cottingham: 10p per pint off cask ale; Railway Inn, Cottingham: 15p off cask ale; Tiger, Cottingham: 10% off cask ale The Butcher’s Dog, Driffield: 10p off a pint of real ale or cider; Middle Pub (formally Old Falcon),Driffield: 20p off a pint of cask ale; Hed’on Inn, Hedon: 5% off cask ales; Marine Hotel, Hornsea: 5% off cask ale; Stackhouse Bar, Hornsea: 20p per pint off cask ale; Beech Tree, Kirk Ella: an Ember Inns offer of 20p off a pint of cask ale; not available Mondays; Wheatsheaf, Kirk Ella: 20% off food plus cask ale at £2.25 a pint when dining; New Inn, Leven: 10% off cask ale: Sandpiper, Melton: 20% off food; Duke of Cumberland, Nth Ferriby: 20% off food plus cask ale at £2.25 a pint when dining; Ship Inn, Sewerby: 10p off a pint of cask ale; Sun Inn, Skirlaugh; 10% off cask ale; Fox and Coney, South Cave: 10% off cask ale; Ferguson Fawsitt, Walkington: 10% off a pint of cask ale Green Dragon, Welton: 10% off cask ale; Warton Arms, Woodmansey: 10% off cask ale; You can also use your Wetherspoons 50p vouchers which are now valid for real cider and real ale.

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MEMBERS’ DISCOUNT SCHEME While it is important to make use of these offers to show that CAMRA uses those pubs offering discount the following Motion was proposed and carried at the conference in Coventry earlier this year: “This Conference believes that no CAMRA member or Branch should ask for, or expect, a permanent discount from any pub or brewery, but if a business wants to offer CAMRA members a discount, this be respected but not expected.” This is a fundamental change to the way in which CAMRA has previously approached this matter and as a result it is important that CAMRA members respect this decision and do not ask for discount at the point of service unless it is specifically advertised in the pub or has been reported elsewhere by the local branch. Details of local discounts for members are published in Pub Mirror, on the web site and in social media as well as at local events such as the Real Ale & Cider Festival. In addition the branch will endeavour to supply pubs which notify us that they are offering a discount with the necessary publicity materials in the form of posters and window stickers like the one on the opposite page. Feel like you could or would like to do more for CAMRA but don’t know where to start? CAMRA membership is about more than just discounts and Wetherspoons vouchers, nice as they are. Locally there is a small but dedicated band of people who make things work in terms of producing and publishing this magazine, updating the What Pub site, running the beer festival, organising social trips and the many other activities which help ensure CAMRA is represented in this area. Despite the fact that there are almost 1,300 members in the Hull & East Yorkshire branch the average attendance at open meetings is 25. Naturally this is very disappointing to those of us who are actively involved and while we know that not everyone can afford the time to carry out some of the official branch roles there are other ways to show that you care and want to do something to help support Real Ale & Cider in the area. Keep an eye on the branch diary published on the web site and in Pub Mirror and feel free to ask about what’s going on in the branch. You may feel that you could; • fill a role on the committee • take up one of the associate positions that may be vacant • come along on one of the social activities • be part of the survey trips that are conducted in order to assess beer quality for possible inclusion in future editions of the Good Beer Guide. You may have some great ideas about what we should do, how things could be improved, how to make members more involved or just know of a pub whose beer is so great it is worthy of consideration for the Guide. You can contact any member of the committee using the contact details on page 3 of this magazine but just for information you can always contact me using the e-mail address – members@hull. camra.org.uk.

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DOG FRIENDLY PUBS We are always being asked for Dog Friendly pubs in our area so with the help of our branch member Steve Purdie and his dog Belle (below) here is a list of pubs we know about. If you know of anymore please email me at pubmirror@hull.camra.org.uk with the details Atwick, Black Horse inn Beverley, Woolpack Beverley, Chequers Beverley (Hull Bridge), Crown and Anchor Beverley, Tiger Beverley, Royal Standard Beverley, Potting Shed Beverley, Monks Walk Beverley, Green Dragon, front room only Beverley, White Horse (Nellies) Beverley, Sloop Inn Beverley, Cornerhouse Beverley, Lord Nelson Beverley, Queens Head , after food service Cottingham, Cross Keys Cottingham, King William IV Cottingham, Hallgate Tavern Cottingham, Railway Driffield, Butchers Dog Easington, Marquis of Granby Easington, White Horse Hedon, Hed’On Inn Hollym, Plough Hornsea, Luciens Bar Hornsea, New Inn Hornsea, Marine Hotel Hornsea, Stackhouse Bar Hull, Head of Steam Hull, Peoples’ Republic Hull, Sailmakers, High St Furley & Co, Hull Whalebone, Hull Lord Nelson, Hull St. John’s, Hull Queens, Hull (NEW) Off the Road, Hull Polar Bear, Hull Old English Gentleman, Hull Blue Bell, Hull Black Boy, Hull The Station, Hull The County, Hull (bar only) The Highway, Hull Hop & Vine, Hull

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(NEW) Manchester Arms, Hull Blue Bell, Keyingham Wheatsheaf, Kirk Ella Stags Head, Lelley Carpenters Arms, Market Weighton Red Lion, Market Weighton White Hart, North Cave Duke of Cumberland, North Ferriby Holderness Inn, Patrington Humber Tavern, Paull (NEW) Nags Head, Preston Ship Inn, Sewerby (NEW) Fox & Coney, South Cave Green Dragon, Welton Coach and Horses, Welwick Old Boat Shed, Withernsea

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PUBS WITH............................ Interior or internal features of outstanding historic interest: These pubs are on CAMRA’s National Inventory of Historic Pub Interiors: Beverley - White Horse Inn Bridlington - Station Buffet Kingston Upon Hull - Olde Black Boy Olde White Harte : Polar Bear : White Hart:

A quiet room (no piped music or juke box, TV, electronic games): Beverley - White Horse Inn : Woolpack : Chequers - Monks Walk Bridlington - Old Ship Inn - Board Inn (NEW) Cottingham - King William IV Driffield - Bell Hotel : Butchers Dog Great Kelk - Chestnut Horse Goodmanham - Goodmanham Arms Kingston Upon Hull - Minerva: Olde Black Boy : St John’s Hotel

Oversized, lined glasses: (Guaranteeing a full or ½ liquid pint) Bridlington - Station Buffet Beverley - Chequers Driffield - The Butchers Dog Hollym - Plough Inn Kingston Upon Hull - Hop & Vine

Licensee who has gained Cask Marque Accreditation, East Yorkshire: Atwick - Black Horse Beverley - Green Dragon : Tiger; Grapes Durham Ox : Cross Keys Bridlington - Stirling Castle : Friendly Forrester : Old Ship : Prior John Brough - Ferry : Buccaneer Cherry Burton - Bay Horse Cottingham - Blue Bell : Railway : Fair Maid Driffield - Bell Hotel : Benjamin Fawcett Flamborough - Ship Inn Hedon - Shakespeare : Station Hessle - Marquis of Granby : Norland : Darleys Kirk Ella - Beech Tree : Wheatsheaf Hornsea - Marine Hotel : Victoria Market Weighton - Bay Horse North Cave - The White Hart Inn North Ferriby - Duke of Cumberland Patrington - Station Hotel Preston - Nags Head Ryehill - Crooked Billet Sewerby - Ship Inn Skidby - Half Moon (NEW) South Dalton - Pipe and Glass Willerby - Toby Carvery : Hop Pole

Real draught cider (not keg), East Yorkshire: Beverley - Cornerhouse : Green Dragon : Tiger Dog & Duck : Chequers ; Monks Walk Bridlington - Prior John Brough - Centurion Arms Cottingham - Cross Keys : Railway King William IV Driffield - Tiger Inn : Old Falcon : Butchers Dog Dunswell - The Ship Goodmanham - Goodmanham Arms Hedon - Haven Arms : Hed’on Inn Hessle - Hawke formerly Admiral Hawke Hornsea - Stackhouse Bar North Newbald - Tiger Inn : The Gnu Skidby - Half Moon Skirlaugh - Sun Inn : Duke of York South Dalton - Pipe & Glass Sproatley - The Blue Bell Tickton - New Inn Withernsea - Golden Sands Holiday Park : Oid Boatshed Walkington - The Barrel

Licensee who has gained Cask Marque Accreditation, Hull Clubs and Pubs: Admiral of the Humber : Avenue Four in Hand : Gardeners Arms : Haworth Arms Harvester : Manchester Arms : Manor Farm Mill : National : Odd Bottle : Old Grey Mare Pave : St Johns Hotel : Sailmakers Sutton Fields : Three John Scotts :Yates : West Bulls : Whistling Goose

Real draught cider (not keg), Kingston Upon Hull Clubs and Pubs: Adelphi Club : Admiral of the Humber : Albion The Gardener’s : Sailmakers Arms Head of Steam : Hop & Vine : Olde Black Boy Pave : Station : The George Hotel Three John Scotts : Whalebone : Harrington’s Real Mild regularly available: Blacktoft - Hope & Anchor Beverley - Monks Walk Bridlington - Board Inn Goodmanham - Goodmanham Arms Hornsea - Rose & Crown, Stackhouse Bar Hull - Whalebone

ACV Pubs: Aldbrough - The George & Dragon Bempton - The White Horse Driffield - The Mariners Arms Hull - The Rising Sun : St. John’s Hotel Highway : Lord Nelson North Cave - The White Harte North Newbald - The Tiger South Cave - The Bear

If you know of any pubs/clubs to add to this list please email to: pubmirror@hull.camra.org.uk

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WHAT IS WHAT PUB? For a number of years, people have been asking why CAMRA as the UK's largest and most influential pub-going consumer organisation doesn't have its own online pub guide. Well now it does. You can use whatpub.com to search for pubs across the UK and then look up opening times, descriptions, facilities and of course details of the real ale and cider on offer. Being an online guide means that extra functions such as additional text for descriptions, photos and live map data are also available When you search for pubs on whatpub.com you will not see just Good Beer Guide pubs, and there is no way of searching specifically for Good Beer Guide pubs - so you will still need the book or Mobile App (coming later) to find the very best real ale pubs. How it all started... CAMRA's online pub guide is the result of an immense amount of work by volunteers and staff. A decision was made at the start to acknowledge the local expertise of CAMRA members, which is why the pub details and descriptions that appear on whatpub.com come from CAMRA branches. 150,000 volunteers have an input into WhatPub and this is what makes CAMRA's pub guide so different (and we would say better) from other online pub guides.

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POTY 2017 PRESENTATIONS One of the highlights of the year is making presentations to our Branch’s Pubs of the Year. Events in March 2018 proved to be just a little bit more challenging than usual. Firstly where as the best of our best were very far flung; too far from the others to make all the presentations during one trip, which has been our practice previously. I therefore organised two separate weekend trips, each on subsequent weekends, but one on Saturday and the other on the following Sunday. The Beast from the East intervened, so in conclusion we were able more than ever to experiment with when we arrange trips.

Year on the premises. Wonderful views of Flamborough Head can be enjoyed along with a real ale or two from the bar of the best pub in all our branch’s towns. The Marine Bar has held its place in the Good Beer Guide for many years and has previously been runner up, so it was extremely pleasing to acknowledge the very high standards maintained for so long. The presentation was made in front of a number of Bridlington based members who had responded to my invitation to attend. Presentation to Julie Porter at Marine Bar (below)

The first trip, undertaken on a lovely warm and sunny spring day took us initially to Thorngumbald. There I presented the runnerup in the Village Pub of the Year to the New Royal Mail’s Paul Smith (below) A second attempt at visiting our Village Pub of the Year and Town Runner-up was sucessful on a Thursday evening. We started off by presenting Runner-up to Chequers Micro-pub in Beverley to Ian Allott (pictured below)

There it was a pleasure to acknowledge the efforts made and passion invested to continue to provide the village of Thorngumbald with a pub and all the aspects a village pub can bring to a community. From Thorngumbald we went on to Bridlington, as I am not driver myself the detour made by the driver left me wondering where we going but.......

and his team, this has been a favorite of our members for some years. Unfortunately at the time of the visit Ian was undertaking some decorating and all the pump badges which have tracked the development of so many of our local brewers since the pub opened were missing. These badges champion the support all these brewers have had here I hope this continues for a very long time.

Our destination was the Marine Bar, on Bridlington’s North Bay and purpose to present Town Pub of the Year to its management team. This is a very unusual venue as to many it seems like a hotel bar, but it is run separately as a stand alone pub. Hotel guests are of course fortunate that they have our Town Pub of the Hull and East Yorkshire CAMRA

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BY ANGELA CAWTE On to Goodmanham, Village Pub of the Year. The Goodmanham Arms was in the course being refurbished by Vito and Abbie when I first became active in the branch. so this now goes back some years. I will never forget the enthusiasm of John Heckford, the then Pubs’ Officer in describing some of the changes made. Fast forward to the present day and the Goodmanham Arms continues to charm, Abbie and Vito, pictured below, therefore were again

Jamie also earlier in the year was awarded Yorkshire Regions Pub of the Year runner - up. Below Jamie shows both well deserved awards.

From the Whalebone we went on to the George Hotel, the Pub of the Year. It was luck rather than design which left us able to combine a presentation with the branch AGM, Fittingly of course it was appropriate to hold the AGM in ‘the best pub’. Unlike all the other pubs presented this year the George Hotel has not previously been acknowledged since licensees Kim and Alan (below) took over. They have

worthy winners of an award they have been making their own. With a wide selection of styles well kept real ale in a welcoming village local it really is a gem. If you are one of the few real ale enthusiasts yet to visit you will not be disappointed. Hull Pub of the Year both winner and runner up were presented on the same evening of the branch AGM. So we met up earlier than usual at the Whalebone where presentation of the Runner-up certificate was made to Jamie Reading. Under Jamie’s stewardship the pub has maintained high standards laid down by

made vast improvements since taking the lease, the pub had struggled before them to stay open, but their energy and enthusiasm coupled with a dedication to real ale have brought this historic pub back to life in so many ways. On behalf of all branch members and in particular those who participated in the process, I would like to offer our congratulations to all those involved!! (Thanks to Ken Smith and his trusty SLR for the presentation photographs)

Alex Craig and Jamie continues to attract more and more customers to this traditional pub.

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BOARD INN RECEIVES NATIONAL CAMRA AWARD The Board Inn pub in Bridlington has been highly commended in the prestigious Pub Design Awards from the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) held in association with Historic England. The award recognises high standards of architecture in the refurbishment and the conservation of existing pubs. Winning the judges over with its newly renovated interior, pleasingly low light, and a curious menagerie of taxidermied animals with fascinating stories behind them.

and much painted wooden panelling restored. The rooms are nicely distinguished from each other in terms of decor and comfort. One judge even described them as “some of the best ‘traditional’ pub rooms I have been in in a long time.” The Hull and East Yorkshire branch chairperson Angela Cawte presented the award to representatives of the pub’s management on Sunday 25 March 2018, as pictured below.

The 17th century pub is a major landmark on Bridlington’s High Street, and its refurbishment – by local entrepreneurs Joanne and Paul Wheeler – was a key component in East Riding Council’s regeneration of the whole of the historic Old Town. The pub’s interior has been carefully treated, with historically-sensitive wooden floors repaired

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HULL REAL ALE & CIDER FESTIVAL 2018 There were also the 70 plus CAMRA members, the church volunteers and COC staff volunteers who helped to make sure everyone was looked after and supported the festival. The Hull Minster staff also need to be recongnised for their hard work, lead by James Symonds and included Dave, the verger and his team. Unfortunately there are too many people to mention, but each and every one of you are thanked for the help and support shown. This year’s festival saw a couple of new local brewers represented for the first time, Black Mill from Beverley and Vision from Hull. We also welcomed a new (to us) local cider producer Hedgehogger. I am pleased to say that they were all well received. In total 18 local ale brewers and cider producers were represented at the festival and I would like to thank them all for their help and support yet again.

It only seemed like 6 months ago when we held our last festival, wait a minute it was. Yes we moved to November last year because of the work renovating and upgrading the Minster. So we were very pleased to arrive and find no builders, machines or scaffolding. If you have not been to the Minster yet, you must go along and see what a gem of a building we have here in Hull.

In total we had 190 different brews from 110

When I think what it looked like just 6 years ago when we first held out festival here, a big well done to all concerned in turning this into a must see venue. The new and improved venue yet again saw us set attendance festival records and over 11,000 pints of beer, cider and perry were consumed by our eager customers. We thank you all for your support.

different brewers and producers which is a record for the festival, how we will better that is a challenge but we will of course try. It was also pleasing for us to get to close down on Saturday night rather than half way through the day as has been usual in recent years.

I must say a big thank you to the following: Hull CAMRA festival committee for their work over the past 6 months to enable the festival to go ahead: Paul Ashton, Mark Bainton, Angela Cawte, Tony Garrett, Jon Major, Pete Mason. Ken Smith and Mark Spight.

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BY BERNIE CAWTE, FESTIVAL ORGANISER were a couple of one offs supplied by Yorkshire Brewing Co. These included a special ale to commemorate our Branch’s 40th beer festival, along with several casks of their ‘Minster Ale’, which they supplied free-of-charge to help raise funds for the church.

I would like to express my thanks to our festival sponsors, the main sponsors as shown at the bottom of these pages, without whose help and support we would find it difficult to do the job we do. All of them have been sponsoring us for several years so many thanks to them for that belief in what we are doing and the message we are trying to get across. There are also our ‘cask sponsors’ which included our LocAle brewers and several local pubs. Again that support is very much appreciated. The food stalls this year included Chilli Devil’s, German sausages and the church cafe. Other stalls were provided by Chucking Cheese and the Blending Room.

This generous gift from Yorkshire Brewing company plus other donations from return of tokens and glasses you donated to the church raised an additional £375.86 to the church funds. Thank you on behalf of the church and CAMRA.

Festival music was organised by Andy BassetScott and again his support and those of the artists is very much appreciated. Pictured below is Gene Pool Brewery’s Lindsey Simpson showing more of his obvious talents.

It was a lot of hard work for all involved especially as it was so close to the last festival, but at the end of the day we are here to get the real ale message across and to promote real ale and other quality beers, including under our revised constitution craft and ‘keg’ beers. Hopefully for the next festival in April next year there will be some changes in what we will be offering.

Finally my last thanks must go to you all, the public from Hull and beyond (51 branches of CAMRA had members join us at this festival). So thanks go all and I hope to see you there again on 9th to 11th APRIL 2019, cheers.

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HULL REAL ALE & CIDER FESTIVAL STAFF TRIP 2018 On a random day any time after the festival we take as many volunteers as we can away for the day. We always visit a place of interest outside of the branch area, more than anything for a change of scene for those involved.

Just a few minutes walk is the Brewer’s Pride This is a rather exceptional free house with

(The volunteers outside the Kings Arms)

On the recommendation of Paul Ashton, and later checked out by Bernie and I, we stopped off first at the King’s Arms, Heath Now owned by Ossett Brewery and restored by them the pub is an entry in CAMRA’s National Inventory of Historic Pubs. And rightly so as its interior is indeed rather special.

a wide selection of beers. The pub retains several rooms adding further variety to it. The

From Heath we went on to Ossett, there we visited Ossett Brewery’s Tap (below) otherwise

food looked delicious so much so I was tempted to stay long than planned but sadly we had to move on.

a small local but an excellent opportunuity to try the brewery’s best beer in tip top condition.

From Ossett we travelled on to Wakefield, we disembarked as close to the Black Rock (top right P32), which has exceptionally steep stairs, not the best for a pub!

Pictured top right is the main bar area of the Brewery Tap one of several rooms in the Pub.

From the Black Rock the group went its separate ways.

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BY ANGELA CAWTE to What Pub for details of the many pubs we visited. After dragging ourselves away, and for some it was more of an effort, we went back to Hull via Castleford. At Castleford we stopped briefly at the Junction, famed for its use of wooden casks. It would not be fair to single out particular pubs in preference to others. I know I visited places others didn’t and vice versa Here are some of the pubs visited: The Hop, Wakefield Beer Exchange, Old Print Works, Harry’s Bar, Priory Bar and Ale House The entire day was an opportunity to relax with friends and celebrate the hard work we had all done towards the festival. I’m already looking forward to the next one!

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REVITALISATION UPDATE CAMRA members have voted to approve change following the largest consultation in our 47 year history. Members have voted to approve all but one of our National Executive's (CAMRA's board of directors) recommendations designed to take the organisation into the future.

To act as the voice and represent the interests of all pub goers and beer, cider and perry drinkers The changes will see us put increased focus on educating members (and non-members) about different types of beer. It also sees campaigning for real cider and perry added to the objects for the first time, as well as recognising pub and club protection as a key object for the organisation.

Almost 18,000 members voted online and at the AGM, held in Coventry in April, to express their views on changes to CAMRA's Articles of Association to re-define the organisation's purpose and campaigning activities.

CAMRA's outgoing National Chairman, Colin Valentine said: "The recommendations for change that we made to the membership were based entirely on feedback received from members when we consulted with them as part of the Revitalisation Project.

Members voted to remove the organisation's current "objects" in the Articles of Association - the statement of what the Campaign exists to achieve. In place of the old objects, members voted to approve recommendations to add in new objectives for the Campaign, designed to make the organisation more inclusive, relevant and welcoming:

"It was the largest consultation CAMRA has ever carried out and we listened to the views of over 25,000 of our members, who filled in online surveys and attended consultation meetings across the country.

To secure the long term future of real ale, real cider and real perry by increasing their quality, availability and popularity

"We were determined to give every single member the right to have the final say on the recommendations by voting on the changes to the Articles of Association. The membership has taken advantage of that right and made its views clear.

To promote and protect pubs and clubs as social centres as part of the UK's cultural heritage

"We're delighted that all but one of the Special Resolutions was approved, which shows the majority of members agreed with the consultation findings that CAMRA needs to change to remain a relevant and effective campaigning organisation.

To increase recognition of the benefits of responsible, moderate social drinking To play a leading role in the provision of information, education and training to all those with an interest in beer, cider and perry of any type

"The hard work now starts to define new strategies to position CAMRA where our members have told us they want it to be. We appreciate that, that while the majority of members voted in favour most of the recommendations, there is some disagreement about how we deliver the required changes.

To ensure, where possible, that producers and retailers of beer, cider and perry act in the best interests of the customer. However, the majority of members did not approve the recommendation to add one additional object the Articles of Association: Hull and East Yorkshire CAMRA

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REVITALISATION UPDATE "We need to do all we can to reassure all members that our core campaigning objectives remain focussed on real ale, cider and perry as ever. Those who called for more far reaching changes, which has not been supported in the vote, and those who disagreed with any change, can be confident that their contribution to the Campaign remains as valued as ever - and that all members can continue to work together to achieve common objectives."

the first instance it is down to pub landlords to consistently serve up decent pints of beer and CAMRA to do whatever they can to help. We need to get things into perspective. CAMRA will not find a cure for cancer. It will not find justice for the poor and dispossessed. It will not promote peace in the world. Those were not the aims for which it was set up. It was set up so that those of us who enjoy a certain type of beer can continue to enjoy it, in all its rich variety. We do not tell anyone else what to drink; we never have and never will. At most, we would just prefer that they did it in a pub.

What does it mean to you and us? These comments were made by the editor of London Drinker CAMRA magazine Anyone who drinks anything other than real ale would be welcome to join CAMRA. You may be surprised to find yourselves among people who primarily like nothing better than to sit in a good pub enjoying a good beer. That said, while acknowledging the pressures that they are under, we should always remember that in

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GBG 2020 SURVEY TRIPPING AROUND WITHERNSEA Our first survey of the year and we decided to go on a Saturday this year in a bid to attract more members. Unfortunately, due to various circumstances we still only had fourteen people on the coach.

restaurant and beer garden. It is very much a focal point for the village. They have four ever changing ale mainly focusing on Great Newsome beers, they had Fine Fettle, Gem’s

Hopefully, numbers will increase for future trips which are always the second weekend of the month May to October you will need to check whether it’s a Saturday or Sunday. Anyway, we set off in good spirits to our first stop which is a micro pub in Patrington by the name of Amy’s Bar which has only been open as a bar for a couple of years but was a café for many years. We were made very welcome with free sausage rolls and nibbles on the bar. They serve four ever changing cask ales as well as some boxed ciders on this occasion, Crafty Little Brewery Chameleon, Scarborough Brewery Transmission, Sharps Atlantic and Tetley’s Best Bitter

Stout, Sleck Dust and Brass Castle Misfit. We then visited the Plough in Hollym which is tucked out of the way just off the main road. Over the years it has been a regular entry in the Good Beer Guide because of the consistency of their ales. Five real ales were available, Half Moon’s Jon’s Blonde, Ainsty Ales Moloko Mild, Bantam Best, Greene King Abbot Ale and one badged for them called Withernsea RUFC, I understand all profits from this ale are donated to the rugby club I must also say thanks for the quiche and other nibbles which helped us stave of the hunger pangs whilst continuing with our daunting task.

Our second stop is one that is really out of the way in Patrington Haven, a free house called the Burns Head bought by the present owners just over a year ago they have done a lot of

We travelled on into Withernsea where we visited three pubs because of an error in my navigation we started off at the Captain Williams where an 80th birthday party was in full swing so as you can imagine it was rather busy. Their ales rotate regularly. On this occasion, they had, Black Sheep Holy Grail, Tim Taylors

work in refurbishing it and it is now looking good. Last August they had a barbeque and an outside bar which was very well attended, and I understand another one is planned for this year. They have up to three hand pumps, although, when we visited only two were in use. Their ales are ever changing during our visit they had Hancock’s HB and Maxim Brewery All English. For our third stop we went to the Coach & Horses at Welwick, a village pub which also runs a local shop and has an excellent

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We then went across the road to the Alexandra where they had three ales, Lancaster Bomber, Charles Wells Bombardier, and Theakston’s XB

Our second stop in Withernsea was the Old

On our way back to Hull our final stop of the night was the Crooked Billet at Ryehill, and a choice of Banks Sunbeam, Jennings Cumberland, and Wainwrights Golden Beer Roy who has only recently become involved with our branch declared that had loved his first trip with us. He had enjoyed the opportunity to explore many new pubs in rural villages. He continued to describe us as the friendliest branch that he has been involved with.

Boat Shed on Seaside Road where we always get a warm welcome. This is another micro pub with an everchanging range of ales and box ciders, offering, Kellham Island Another Fine Mess, which is a dark beer. They also served Salopian Lemon Dream, Wadworth Swordfish and J W Lees Bitter

High praise indeed as he has been heavily involved in other CAMRA branches in different parts of the country, Cheers Roy!

Beech Tree Way, Southella Way, Kirkella, Kirkella, 7LS, HU10 7LS, 654350 Tel: 01482 654350

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FALKLANDS BEERWORKS BY JON MAJOR On a visit to the Falkland Islands I had to go and check out one of its newest additions ‘Falkland Beerworks’.

were there, the Globe has two taps and the others have just the one. It is also served in the officers mess at the military base. Jeff said his biggest hurdle was trying to teach the landlords/ladies how to keep and serve it as well as the cleaning of the lines as all this is completely alien to the pubs who have only ever served tinned beer in the past. Everything he uses for the brewery from all his equipment to the dry ingredient and bottles are shipped over from the UK which is an 8,000 mile journey and he chooses Thomas Fawcett and Sons Ltd of Castleford in Yorkshire to supply his grain and hops from Charles Faram and Simply Hops. He said one of the main problems is the waiting time on deliveries. So far he is brewing five different brews ‘Rock Hopper’,”Cape Pembroke”, ‘Longdon Pride’, ‘Black Tarn’, ‘Peat Cutter’ and ‘Iron Lady’. These cover a variety of different styles such as blonde, best bitter ,pale ale, IPA, mild and stout

The islands have never had draught beer let alone real ale, all they’ve had is canned and bottled beer that is shipped in. So installing real ale on tap is a major leap forward. Jeff Halliday, was on holiday in New Zealand when he had the idea of building a brewery and a very short six months later this dream became a reality when he opened what is probably the most remote brewery in the world. He went to Brewlab in Sunderland in the UK and attended a 3 week course and gained a certificate in practical brewing. On his return to the Falklands he started brewing in a garage until he built the brewery on its present site at 60 John Street, Port Stanley. It’s a small premises with only a 400 litre brewing capacity, which is not surprising as the island only has five pubs and a hotel as well as the military base which is 30 miles out of the capital.

When I visited I presented Jeff with a three bottle gift pack from Yorkshire Brewhouse, a Hull CAMRA beer festival t-shirt and polo shirt from Hull’s award winning pub The Whalebone.

Jeff works full time and all his spare time is spent at the brewery as the concept of real ale is growing stronger on the island. The first to take it on handpulled was The Malvina House Hotel who has supported Jeff from the start, this was shortly followed by the Victory Bar and most recently the Globe Tavern who actually first started serving it on draught whilst we Hull and and East East Yorkshire Yorkshire CAMRA CAMRA Hull

In the future he hopes to open a tasting room in the brewery which, hopefully will help educate more people in the wonderful taste and styles of ales from Falkland Beerworks.

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Serving excellent Yorkshire Beers, Ciders & Lagers Plus a selection of Fine Wines & Spirits

It’s a CHATTER PUB (No TV or Juke Box) Food served daily 12noon—2.45 pm Monday—Saturday: homemade soup, hot & cold sandwiches, cold platters & pork pies Sunday: Home-cooked Sunday Lunch LIVE MUSIC Mon & Weds (and some weekends) QUIZ Tuesday Quiet Rooms & Beer Garden Dog friendly !

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In memory of Neil, Monks Walk is now owned by the Pickford Family . Come and see us next time you are in Beverley 30p discount per pint on real ales/ciders with CAMRA card Visit our Fb page for upcoming beers at ‘Monks Walk public house’

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BREWERY NEWS ALL HALLOWS

Goodmanham Arms, Main Street GOODMANHAM, YO43 5JA 01430 873849 Regular Beers: Peg Fyfe Dark Mild (ABV 3.6%), Ragged Robin Ruby Ale (4.8%), No Notion Porter (ABV 5.6%), BLO - John Ashton Abbie was unable to supply her beers to the recent Hull Beer Festival because All Hallows is not registered under the Alcohol Wholesale Registration Scheme (AWRS). Surprisingly, this prevented her from donating the beer foc, as kindly offered !

ATOM

Unit 4 Food & Tech Park Malmo Road, Sutton Fields Ind Est W HULL, HU7 0YF 07908 737769 Regular Beers: Blonde (ABV 4%), Pale Ale (ABV 4.5%), Dark Alchemy (ABV 4.9%), India Pale Ale (ABV 5.6%) BLO - Vacant Atom is have refurbishing the centuries-old Corn Exchange Pub on Lowgate, Hull, where they are creating space that is both welcoming and flexible. The Atom Brewing Co. Corn Exchange invests its full attention into offering knowledgeable service and helpful expertise.

Atom has been developing unique and pioneering beers since its brewery opened on Malmo Food Innovation and Technology Park in 2014. Since then, the team has seen a huge response to its blending of scientific principle and raw enthusiasm, launching dozens of beers that are now stocked nationwide in the UK’s top bars, restaurants and supermarkets. Whilst a leader in new and exciting beers, the brewery also focuses on educational activities, including business talks, brewery tours, and inviting school groups to explore the chemistry and physics behind the brewing process. This approach will play a large role at Atom Brewing Co. Corn Exchange, from staff providing expert suggestions for inquisitive visitors, all the way to interactive workshops and product launch parties. “It was this passion that led to the founding of Atom in the first place,” says Chief Beer Geek, Allan Rice. “Now that we have public-facing premises that are open seven days a week, we can put on a versatile programme of eye-opening curiosity quenchers.” “The beers are the nucleus of Atom Brewing Co. Corn Exchange, with everything else orbiting around them,” explains Nick. “Over the coming months we’ll be hosting some special events, and working hard to promote the city as a safe and inviting destination for high quality food and drink.” Hull and and East East Yorkshire Yorkshire CAMRA CAMRA Hull

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BREWERY NEWS BRIDLINGTON BREWERY

Pack Horse 7 Market Pl, Bridlington YO16 4QJ Regular Beers: Quay Gold (ABV 4.2%), BLO - Tony Garrett Bridlington brewery continues to brew regularly and showcase their ales on the bar of the Packhorse. So far, they don’t seem to have had a regular beer, but they are considering making their Mosaic (or Moe) a regular ale. They have recently brewed a German lager on handpull, using Munich malt and Manderina hops, but British water. this is 4.6%abv. They also have Old Town Rogue (3.8% abv), a copper coloured malty bitter, on the bar. Mosaic (4% abv), a hoppy beer, next brew has just been started, as has Seafret (expected to be 4.2& abv) which is still brewing at the moment. This is a light coloured hoppy beer. There is an oatmeal stout in the planning and are working hard at the moment on their micropub in the Old Half Moon pub. They hope to open this in August. They have no AWRS number and so cannot sell their beer to other pubs or beer festivals.

BRICKNELL BREWERY

Bricknell Avenue HULL HU5 4ET 07729 722953 Current Beer Range: Saazy Blonde (ABV 4.0%), Cascade Pale (ABV 4.5%), Anchor Pale Ale (ABV 4.9%), Double Anchor IPA (ABV 6.2%), Bosphorous 1875 (Strong Dark Ruby Ale), (ABV 6.1%), Chocolate Porter (ABV 4.7%), Slavanka 1873 (Imperial Russian Stout) (ABV 7.5%) BLO - John Rushforth ‘Business as usual’ ie no changes to the range, still all vegan and in bottle condition.

CRAFTY LITTLE BREWERY

Building 40, Humber Business Park, Saltgrounds Road, BROUGH, HU15 1ED 01482 661393 Regular Beers: Red Tail (ABV4.5%), Wolf Bite APA (ABV 4.8%), Black Ryeno (ABV4.6%), ChamALEon (ABV4.0%) and Perky Porter (ABV4.8%.) BLO - John Rushforth Nothing new to report as the owner Dave has been focussing on their newly reopened pub, White Hart on Alfred Gelder Street near Drypool Bridge.

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BREWERY NEWS DICKS BREWERY

7 Pickering Grange Brough HU15 1GY East Yorkshire 01482 667329 and 07792 417564 Big Head Bitter (ABV 4.2%) BLO - Vacant

EAST YORKSHIRE BEER CO

2 The Courtyard, Tokenspire, Woodmansey, Beverley HU17 0TB sales@Eastyorkshirebeer.co.uk Tel: 01482 873382/07456 063670 Core range: Top House Mild 3.8% ABV King Billy Bitter 4.2% ABV Earl de Grey IPA 4.5% ABV Full Measure English Porter 4.5% ABV Star of the West Pilsner 4.6% ABV BLO - De Hempstock The brewery closed and was dismantled for a short period, to lay a new floor in the brew house, however they are now back in production. New equipment has been installed to compliment the original kit. King Billy Bitter and Top House Mild were available on hand-pull at the recent Hull Beer Festival, in addition to Full Measure Porter on gravity and Star of the West Pilsner in bottles. It is hoped that the Rose & Crown in Beverley will continue to supply King Billy Bitter. In March EYB Company produced a new Pale Ale in co-operation with their friend Lucasz Materowski called ‘Lekka Jazda’ using Polish Junga hops at 4.5% Abv. This is now available in 330ml bottles for sale in the Izabella Restaurant, Beverley Road, Hull. It is said to have a smooth pale ale taste with a subtle floral hopped aroma (although I have not tried it).

GENE POOL BREWERY

Unit 6 Arthur Street Hull HU3 6BH Tel: 07760 669157 Regular beers: D.N.Ale (ABV 4.5%) Coming Soon: Pale Ale (ABV 4.6%), Primordial Ooze (ABV 4.3%), Genetic Code (ABV 5.8%), BLO - Pete Travis Gene Pool’s new bottling plant is now going well so look out for some canned beers very soon. Various brews are in Wetherspoons and were at the Great Yorkshire beer festival. Gene Pool are brewing a cask lager for summer, hopefully supplying several pubs in hull which serve there products.

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BREWERY NEWS GREAT NEWSOME

Great Newsome Farm South Frodingham Winestead HULL, HU12 0NR 01964 612201 www.greatnewsomebrewery.co.uk Regular Beers: Sleck Dusk (ABV 3.8%), Pricky Back Otchan (ABV 4.2%), Frothingham Best (ABV 4.3%), Jem’s Stout (ABV 4.3%) BLO - Stewart Campbell The annual brewery open day in aid of charity will be on 23 June. This years nominated charity is Dove House Hospice. The brewery is currently operating flat out, selling everything they produce. June’s monthly is Elderflower Power a new brown bitter, with Old Fergie available in July. The brewing schedule for July though to December has now been settled and will be available on the website shortly. Cask conditioned beers in keykeg are available for export only, but a keg beer has been introduced to the brewery’s output for venues with slow throughput.

HALF MOON BREWERY

Forge House, Ellerton YORK YO42 4PB 01757 288977 07741 400508 or 07736 112399 Regular Beers: F’Hops Sake (ABV 3.9%), Dark Masquerade (ABV 3.6%), Old Forge Bitter (ABC 3.8%) KISMET (ABV 3.8%)

Now in the fifth year of brewing we have been reflecting on the changes in the world of beer and the increasing demand for new beers. With flavour forward hoppy beers very much the trend, the majority of beers being consumed remains in the 3.6-4.5% ABV pale goldern session range. As the brewery straddles the market between traditional and cfaft customers we have intriduced single hopped flavour forward beers to compliment our establised range, The current beers out in Spring were Amarillo 4.4% and Casablanca 5.4% ABV, with more delights to come in this summer. OLD MILL

Mill Street, SNAITH, DN14 9HU 01405 861813 www.oldmillbrewery.co.uk Regular Beers: Mild (ABV 3.4%), Bitter (ABV 3.9%), Old Curiosity (ABV 4.5%), Bullion (ABV 4.7%), Blonde Bombshell (ABV 4.0%), Old Mill Brewery are proud to announce their new charity beer “12th man” which is in partnership

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BREWERY NEWS with Opening up Cricket and Campaign Against Living Miserable (CALM) with £0.05 for every pint sold going to CALM So with that in mind they have created this pale beer with a lovely citrus hopped finish. The 12th man comes from the cricket theme that the 12th man brings the drink on the field as well as connecting the number of males under 45 whose lives are taken every day due to suicide.

TWISTED ANGEL

Unit 2 Beckside Court, Annie Reed Road, Beverley, HU17 07432 588159 www.twistedangelbrewing.com BLO - John Rushforth Curent Ales: Berserker 7.5% IPA, Impaler 5.1% bitter, Daywalker 5.8% Stout and Shapeshifter 4% Pale Ale

Twisted Angel, in addition to their core range as per website, there are two seasonal ales ready to go. They are both double dry hopped pale ales at 4.2% abv, one called ‘Columbus’ and the other ‘Citra’. In addition, they are currently racking ‘Gargoyle’, a coriander and lime speciality amber ale at 4.8%abv and ‘Cloud Drifter’, a blond session ale at 3.8% abv VISION BREWERY (NEW)

Vision Brewery Co Ltd, Unit12, Burma Drive, Marfleet Lane, Kingston upon Hull, HU9 5SD shaune@visionbrewingco.co.uk Tele - Bernie Cawte Brewery Liaison Officer - Bernie Cawte Current brews - H-Eye 3.5% Bitter and Dark Argus 4.0% Old Ale

WOLD TOP

Hunmanby Grange, Wold Newton DRIFFIELD, YO25 3HS 01723 892222 ww.woldtopbrewer.co.uk Regular Beers: Bitter (ABV 3.7%), Wold Gold (ABV 4.8%), Headland Red (ABV 4.3%), Anglers Reward (ABV 4.0%) The brewing team at an East Yorkshire brewery have developed a new beer in celebration of its 15th anniversary. Having brewed over 25 million pints over the last 15 years, the Wold Newton based Wold Top Brewery will launch a limited edition cask beer named ‘15’ to coincide with the Hull and and East East Yorkshire Yorkshire CAMRA CAMRA Hull

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BREWERY NEWS anniversary next month. Brewed using home grown barley, Bramling Cross and First Gold hops and Pale Ale, Cara and Wheat malts, 15, 4% ABV, is a golden beer with subtle spiced notes and hints of citrus and hedgerow fruits. Wold Gold, 4.8% ABV, was awarded both Best in Show (by Country) and a silver medal at the London Beer Competition recently. Judged by industry professionals including Ros Shiel, Secretary of the British Guild of Beer Writers; Mitch Adams, Beer & Spirits Buyer, Borough Wines, London and Anna Aitken, Buyer and Beer Sommelier at Flavourly.com, the competition recognises top quality beer, that offer both the trade and the consumer great value for money and stands out on the shelf or on the bar. Wold Gold is brewed using Yorkshire Wolds grown barley, Wheat and Cara malt hopped with Goldings and Styrian hops that impart a fruity flavour with a hint of spice. It is available from independent retailers and selected multiple retailers nationwide.

YORKSHIRE BREWING COMPANY

Brewery Wharf 70 Humber Street, HULL, HU1 1TU 01482 618000 www.yorkshirebrewing.co.uk Regular Beers: Supernatural Blonde (ABV 4.5%), Oregon Gold (ABV 4.5%), Mutiny (ABV 4.2%), Yorkshire Passion (ABV 4.5%), Blackjack (ABV 4.5%), Mosaic (ABV 4.2%), Moondance (ABV 4.5%), Raspberry Tipple (ABV 4.8%), Strawberry Blonde (ABV 4.8%), Waverider (ABV 5.2%), Shangri-La (ABV 6.0%) BLO - Mark Bainton A number of wooden firkins have recently been specially made for the brewery by Alastair Simms - the last remaining Master Cooper in Great Britain - at The White Rose Cooperage near Wetherby. These have been filled with Mutiny and Waverider IPA and will form part of the National Beers in Wood festival, known as ‘Woodfest 2018’.3 3 3 3

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For the second year running, the brewery supported the Yorkshire Motorcycle Action Group (MAG) with the supply of four types of real ales plus a full bar installation for their ‘Into the Valley’ motorbike rally. The event was held over the first May Bank Holiday weekend at Sledmere House with around 1,500 bikers enjoying the sun while camping, listening to a great line-up of music and drinking their way through nearly 12,000 pints of beer and cider!

Having enjoyed a busy start to the year, with product being stocked by more pubs across the region, further new business has also been developed with new customers in Newcastle and the North East, Manchester and London. In response to this demand, the brewery is about to make a number of changes to its production process and a new range of exciting products is also in development. So, look out for more news in our next issue!

YORKSHIRE BREWHOUSE

Matrich House Goulton Street Kingston upon Hull HU3 4DD 01482 755199 brewery@yorkshirebrewhouse.com BLO - Jon Major Current Ales: Currently brewing in cask and bottles - Reet Amber Ale (ABV 3.7%), Faithful Stout (ABV 4.8%), Ey Up best bitter (ABV 3.8%), Red Robin chocolate stout (ABV 4.6%) and YPA Yorkshire Pale Ale (ABV 3.5%). YBH are no longer using isinglass fining, so all beers are vegan friendly.

BLACK MILL (NEW BREWERY)

Unit 2 Beckside Court, Annie Reed Road, Beverley, HU17 BLO - Vacant Contact - paul@blackmillbrewery.co.uk Current Ales: Black Gold (ABV 4.2%), Dead Bob (ABV 4.4%), Black Mill Bitter (ABV 3.6%)

COLEMANS CIDER CO

Eastgate House East Street Kilham East Yorkshire 07866 551018 www.colemanscidercompany.com If you have any imformation about our local breweries please contact the breweries BLO or you can e-mail the editor at pubmirror@hull.camra.org.uk Hull and East Yorkshire CAMRA

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Centurion Arms Micropub

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Skillings Lane, Brough Constantly changing cask ales, 1/3 pint flights available, CAMRA LocAle. Mild regularly available. Belgian and Trappist Beers. Craft lager, Real Cider Dog Friendly Pork Pies from Fields of Anlaby Open 7 days: Monday—Thursday 1700—2230 Friday—Saturday 1200—2300 Sunday 1200—2230

Hed’On Inn M I C R O P U B 7 Watmaughs Arcade, St Augustine Gate Hedon

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Currently serving 7 changing cask ales 6 traditional ciders and craft lager - daily A wee pub with a BIG welcome Open daily from 1pm to 11ish Find us on Facebook @The Hed’on inn and on TripAdvisor CAMRA LocAle accredited 5% off real ale to card carrying CAMRA Members CAMRA Good Beer Guide 2018


BRANCH EVENTS DIARY Branch Open Meetings - all open meetings start at 7.30pm and conclude at approximately 9.30pm (unless otherwise stated) to give you a chance to socialise, refreshments are usually provided at the end of the meeting. Sunday - 8th July - The Board, Bridlington TBC Wednesday -1st August - Vintage Bar, Hull TBC Wednesday - 5th September - Venue TBC Survey Trips - run from May through to October Sunday - 14th July - Destinations TBC Saturday - 11th August - Destinations TBC Social Trips/Events - members only, run throughout the year. Saturday 23rd June - Great Newsome Brewery ‘Festivale’ 22nd or 23rd September - Social trip to Malton 13th or 14th October - Worth Valley Steam Railway Beer Festival Please contact our Social Secretary at socialsecretary@hull.camra.org.uk for further details Look out for further details on our web sites at: Regional Meetings Saturday 8th September 2018: King’s Arms in Silsden. commencing at 12.15 pm Saturday 24th November 2018: Knowl Club in Mirfield, commencing at 12.15 pm www.hull.camra.org.uk, www.hullfestival.camra.org.uk & Facebook and Twitter pages

MARINE BAR

Bridlington’s Friendly Real Ale & Cider Pub North Marine Drive, Bridlington, YO15 2LS Telephone : 01262 675347 Yorkshires Favourite Pub Finalist - 2014 Hull CAMRA Town Pub Of The Year Runner Up 2012/2015 CAMRA Good Beer Guide 9 Years Running Free Press Town Pub of the Year Winner 2015

Always Available Timothy Taylor Landlord - Wold Top Bitter - John Smith’s Cask 2 Regular Changing Guest Ales and 1 Regular Changing Real Cider 10% Discount for CAMRA members on Cask Ales Home cooked Food | Live Entertainment | Quiz Events Sky & BT Sports Recipient of a CAMRA Committed to Cask Award 2009

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