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ISSUE 93 - AUTUMN

SEPTEMBER - nOVEMBER 2015

THE FREE MAGAZINE OF HULL & EAST YORKSHIRE BRANCH OF THE CAMPAIGN FOR REAL ALE (CAMRA) CIRCULATION 5000+

40 YEARS AND STILL GOING STRONG This branch along with a lot of other Yorkshire branches was formed in 1975, hence the ‘40 years for 40 beers’ festival in October. CAMRA nationally was founded in 1971 in Dunquin, Kerry, Ireland by Michael Hardman, Graham Lees, Jim Makin, and Bill Mellor, who were opposed to the growing mass production of beer and the homogenisation of the British brewing industry. The original name was the Campaign for the Revitalisation of Ale. Our current aims in the organisation are not that different for the original ideas in 1971: a) Protect and improve consumer rights, b) Promote quality, choice and value for money c) Support the public house as a focus of community life d) Campaign for greater appreciation of traditional beers, ciders and perries as part of our national heritage and culture. e) Seek improvements in all licensed premises and throughout the brewing industry. and the premises that serve and brew it, membership forms are on page 20 of this magazine and in good pubs everywhere.

in This issue p7 hull pubs - p9 holderness pubs- p11 east yorkshire pubs p13 pubs preservation - p14 barton bimble - p16 camra locale pubs p21 give me strength - p30 amber trail - p31 Butchers dog remembers p34 a cut above at taylors chalk - p35 camra yorkshire club 2015 p36 40 years of the branch pt2 - p40 brewery news - p44 west bank werry


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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 £2.00p 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 night3rd Thursday of the month

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ALL HALLOWS BREWERY Micro-Brewery producing original Classic English Ale PEG FYFE Dark Mild, RAGGED ROBIN Dark Ruby MISCHIEF MAKER Traditional Copper, NO NOTION Porter, WAYWARD ANGEL Blonde Citrus Ale, GOODERS GOLD plus the odd SEASONAL BEER Our Brewster is the landlady, Abbie Logozzi with much help from Peter Utley Hull and East Yorkshire CAMRA Branch Website - www.hullcamra.org.uk


HULL & EAST YORKSHIRE BRANCH INFORMATION BRANCH committee CHAIRPERSON: Stewart Campbell chair@hullcamra.org.uk 07500 543199/01482 449100 TREASURER: Pete Mason treasurer@hullcamra.org.uk 07984 366207 also HOLDERNESS PUBS OFFICER holdernesspubs@hullcamra.org.uk SECRETARY: Steve Purdie secretary@hullcamra.org.uk 07976 872298 also Branch Contact MEMBERSHIP SECRETARY: Tony Garrett members@hullcamra.org.uk 07971 353226 PRESS & PUBLICITY OFFICER: Angela Cawte press@hullcamra.org.uk 07904 252910 MAGAZINE EDITOR: Bernie Cawte pubmirror@hullcamra.org.uk 07956 424239 EAST YORKSHIRE PUBS OFFICER: Mark Bainton eastyorkshirepubs@hullcamra.org.uk 07749 505365 HULL PUBS OFFICER: Mark Spight hullpubs@hullcamra.org.uk 07932 652530 SOCIAL SECRETARY: Steve Allison socialsecretary@hullcamra.org.uk PUBS PROTECTION OFFICER: Ken Smith pubpreservation@hullcamra.org.uk

ASSOCIATE POSITIONs CIDER REPRESENTATIVE: Vacant CLUBS LIAISON OFFICER: Vacant WEB MASTER: Vacant webmaster@hullcamra.org.uk YOUNG MEMBERS CO-ORDINATOR: Vacant BEER STYLE OFFICER: Vacant

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SUPPORT POSITIONS PUB LIAISON OFFICERS Beverley: John Ashton Bridlington: vacant Cottingham: Cliff Ottaway/Derek Brooks Martin Bell Hedon: Pete Mason Hornsea: Brian Johnson Market Weighton: Chris Atkinson Withernsea: Tony Usher PUBS DATABASE: Mark Bainton eastyorkshirepubs@hullcamra.org.uk

BRANCH POSTAL ADDRESS Hull & East Yorkshire Branch of CAMRA C/o 19 Ryde Avenue Hull HU5 1QA

branch online sites Website: www.hullcamra.org.uk Facebook: Hull and East Yorkshire CAMRA Blog: hulleastyorkshirecamra.blogspot.com Twitter: @hullCAMRA

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 or the magazine publishers. The next edition of Pub Mirror is due for publication in the third week of December. Any contribution for that edition needs to be with the editor by November 30th, you can email your article to the editor at: pubmirror@hullcamra.org.uk. Advertising rates are unchanged for the fourth 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@hullcamra.org.uk

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The TheKing KingWilliam WilliamIV IV 152 Hallgate, Cottingham, HU16 4BD 152 Hallgate, Cottingham, HU16 4BD Telephone: 01482 875996 Telephone: 01482 875996

Hull CAMRA Village Pub of of thethe Year 2014, Runner upup 2013. Hull CAMRA Village Pub Year 2014, Runner 2013. Martin, Mandy & Staff Martin, Mandie & Staff Extend A Warm Welcome to All Extend A Warm Welcome to All Function Room Available with Private Large Function Available with Bar andRoom Gardens and Gardens (FreePrivate Hire toBar CAMRA members) (Free Hire to CAMRA members) Buffetalso alsoAvailable Available Buffet (10%Discount Discountto toCAMRA CAMRA members) members) (10% LargeBeer BeerGarden/Outdoor Garden/OutdoorEating EatingArea Area Large Outdoor Courtyard Smoking Outdoor Smoking Area Area Tuesdaynight nightisisQuiz QuizNight Night Tuesday

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from the editor - Bernie Cawte Well it’s Autumn already, whatever happen to Summer? Looking forward to our 40th anniversary ‘Fortyfest’ at Holy Trinity on 2nd and 3rd of October, as part of their ‘Fortyfeast’ food and drink festival. We will be having ‘40 beers for 40 years’ all on handpumps, along with brewery bars from our local brewers and hopefully some national brewers as well. There will be a small selection of ciders and bottled beers also available. On this special occasion we will be launching our 40th anniversary booklet, highlighting the story of the forty years. The book has been lovingly put together by Ken Smith and is a 40 page publication, which we hope It is also the start of the new football season and in conjuction with Hull City supporters club, we have continued our popular ‘Amber

Trail’ article highlighting some real ale pubs near the grounds where the Tigers will be playing. If you follow the other pubs you feel would be of interest for future matches feel free to contact me at my email address on page 3. Elsewhere in this edition campaign for ACV’s or Asset of Community Value. This campaign is about protecting those pubs that local people feel are asset of community value. Please read this article and contact Ken Smith if you feel your pub should be an ACV. October is Cider month, a yearly event to promote cider (and perry) to the general populus of this country. Look out for updates on our social media pages of pubs that have real cider or perry available on a regular basis and/or as a special promotion for CAMRA Cider month. Feel free to add any pubs you are

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: Ye Olde White Harte, Hull Walters Bar, Hull King William IV, Cottingham Bay Horse, Hull Kingston Hotel, Hull Hop & Vine, Hull aware of to our social media sites, all contributions welcome. It is also that time of year when CAMRA launches our latest version of the Good Beer Guide. The 2016 edition has details of over 4,500 pubs and hundreds of breweries 5 and is available from all good book shops and online direct from CAMRA. CAMRA members get a discounted rate and the guide is available from us, please contact Stewart Campbell or myself for further details.

OUR ADVERTISERS HULL - Admiral of the Humber, Furley & Co (NEW), Hop & Vine, Pave Three John Scotts, Zachariah Pearson, Walters, Whalebone, William Wilberforce BEVERLEY - Chequers, Green Dragon, Sun Inn, Tiger, Woolpack Royal Standard, Beerinabottle. BRIDLINGTON - Prior John, Marine Bar, CASTLEFORD - Junction COTTINGHAM - King William IV DRIFFIELD - Butchers Dog, Spread Eagle, Benjamin Fawcett GOODMANHAM - Goodmanham Arms & All Hallows Brewery GOOLE - City and County, WALKINGTON - Ferguson Fawsitt WILLERBY - Hop Pole Atom Brewery, Great Newsome Brewery, Old Mill Brewery, Wold Top Brewery Yorkshire Brewing Company, CrystalBrew

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Exchange Street, Driffield, YO25 6LL Telephone: 07525 817175 Opening hours all week - 12 noon to Close LIVE BANDS ON THE FIRST and LAST SATURDAY EACH MONTH 4 Changing Real Ales Curry & Pint for ÂŁ6.95 every Thursday, choice of dishes Sky Sports TV A Friendly Welcome Guaranteed with mine host Bob Palmer

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hull pubs report by mark spight I’d like to start my Hull pubs news for this quarter by passing on my congratulations on behalf of the branch to licensee of St John’s Hotel; Adrian Martin on being awarded runner up in the Marston’s national cask ale pub of the year 2015. This is an amazing achievement particularly when you consider the number of Marston’s pubs across the country and is testament to the hard work put in by Adrian and the staff. The good news continues as I am pleased to report two new real outlets have appeared this quarter. These are The Bank which recently reopened and the popular Lenny’s Bar (both Holderness Road). The Bank is currently offering two hand pumps with Hobgoblin & Doom Bar seen regularly and Lenny’s have had Thwaites Wainwright seen regularly. Our thanks go to licensees of both pubs for supporting the growth of cask ale. Another outlet to introduce real ale this quarter was Hull Cheese who had three beers from local brewery Atom available during the Yum food festival. Hopefully sales proved positive enough for them to consider making real ale a permanent feature. A word of praise must go out to the management of JD Wetherspoon outlet Willliam

Wilberforce who have really encouraged promotion of real ale during recent months. The highlights of which include regular meet the brewer events and throughout August a regional beer festival was held which had all hand pumps dedicated to Yorkshire ales. Promotion of regional ales has also been high on the agenda recently at both Walters Bar & The Whalebone as Paul Hamilton from Walters & Jamie Reading from The Whalebone have introduced many ales from various regional breweries not seen to often in the area. The Whalebone has also introduced Great Newsome Frothingham Best as a regular which replaces Copper Dragon Best Bitter. A pat on the back also goes to Lee Kirman and staff at The Minerva who have worked tirelessly to host a number of real ale and cider festivals this quarter to coincide with taking place around Humber Street and Hull Marina.

Further redevelopments have happened at Four in Hand on Holderness Road and an application for a new license has been submitted for another East Hull pub Lord Charles. Sold signs also recently appeared at Elephant and Castle although at the time of this article I have no news as to whether it is to be redeveloped and opened as licensed premises. Sadly I report that Old Mill Brewery has made historical pub Station Inn on Beverley Road available for sale. At the time of this article the pub was available for sale at a price circa £145,000. Finally I am pleased to report that work is well underway on the new pub being built on Princes Dock Street which is to be named Furley & co. the pub will be a welcome addition to Hull’s old town real ale circuit and provide a range of quality ales particularly as Ian Allott from the extremely popular Chequers Micropub (Beverley) is involved in the project.

Many of you may have already noticed that Marston’s outlet The Goodfellowship has recently undergone a major redevelopment both inside and out with cask ale still a major focus in this new look pub.

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hOLDERNESS pubs report by PETE MASON A new micropub has opened in Hedon. The Hed'On Inn is located in part of the old premises of Hedon carpets and beds, in Watmaughs Arcade, behind the Queens Head. This new addition to real ale choice in Hedon is run by Shirley Bamforth, the partner of Paul Smith, the landlord of the Royal Mail, Thorngumbald. The Royal Mail is still under threat of demolition to enable the building of a Co-op store. There are six cask ales on offer with a single keg lager for their loyal customers from the Royal Mail. Shirley and Paul plan to sell as many local ales as possible, and also offer four boxed ciders, with a range of continental bottled beers, with wines and a small selection of spirits.

local foods, and the pub is our latest LocAle pub.

Station Hotel, Hedon, to take over the Red Lion, Anlaby. The new tenants of the Station are Dan Mason and partner Tracy Beacock. They plan to make more use of the large beer

The Victoria, Hornsea, is still undergoing

The Blacksmiths, Coniston is carrying forward the planned demolition of the bar, together with the addition of a conservatory to the restaurant. The new owner of the Coach and Horses, Welwick, is Maureen Branton, helped by her brother Chris. Stackhouse Bar, Hornsea, now now increased handpumps to four after a successful opening period. The Rose and Crown, Hornsea, is advertising for a new tenant.

very soon. The Hildyard Arms, Patrington, is advertising for a new tenant.

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garden for music and comedy events. Martin Gill, the assistant manager of the Queens Head, Hedon, has taken over as manager of the Bay Horse, Arnold (above). Martin plans to offer at least one local beer, and has a wealth of experience in the trade. As well the Tiger, Beeford, the Blue Bell, Sproatley, as well as pubs in his native Bradford. The Stags Head, Lelly, reopened at the beginning of August, after being closed for over a year. The Stag has been bought free of tie by Jemma Ramsden and Roger Scott. Jemma has previously run the Roos Arms, the Camerton, Thorngumbald and the Fitling Arms. They plan to sell all local beers, together with sourcing all

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EAST YORKSHIRE PUBS report by mark BAINTON 'ULI¿HOG The Butcher’s Dog is nearly one year old and held a beer and cider festival between 10th13th September. 20+ ales and cider ,Moorland and Colemans of Rudston Prava will be in attendance. On the Sunday 13th at the festival there was an acoustic music day’ from noon to 6. Prior to the festival on Thursday 10th September the pub held a meet the brewer from Colemans cider company at 7pm. Also on Monday 21st at 7 there’s a theatrical life on the front line in 1915 appropriately titled Mud ! Blood ! and Grub ! Tickets £5 or £6 0n the door. Kilham be holding their yearly festival between 4th 5th 6pm Friday and noon 5th,30 ales and 20 ciders. There will be live music both days. The event is sponsored by Great Newsome.

The Cornerhouse Some new and smaller breweries have been featured recently eg Bradford, Helmsley, North Riding and quality seems good. Tiger Inn Another Beer Festival was held on the August Bank Holiday weekend and was well attended as normal. Hull Bridge. The Crown & Anchor a former Marstons inn has been sold and is operating as a gastro and a house beer by Cropton, citrussy just like Deuchars and the third awaiting a new ale.

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Sewerby Over the bank holiday weekend the Ship Inn held their 18th Beer, Cider and music festival. Beverley The Gambebird The public bar has been opened into the front section of the dining area by the installation of glazed folding screens and a wide serving hatch formed next to the bar servery. This arrangement works well, allowing a much needed overspill from the bar. Also, the main dining area with its own bar servery and kitchen has been partly separated

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half of the archway between these two areas. There are four handpulls, all with Batemans beers, but the XXXB had run out. Monks Walk There is now a For Sale sign on the building (£950k apparently !) The Cellar Bar has now re-opened as the Cavern Bar (plus Sky Sports) with three handpulls serving Bateman’s beers when visited. Sharps Atlantic and DoomBar also available.

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Whalebone Wincolmlee Hull HU2 0PA Telephone : 07506868461 Open every day from 12 till late Always available Timothy Taylor Landlord, Great Newsome Frothingham Best Five ever changing guest ales Two cider/perries $OZD\VZHOFRPLQJDWPRVSKHUHZLWKORJÀUHVDQGZHDUHGRJIULHQGO\ Hull & East Yorkshire Branch of CAMRA, Hull Pub of the Year 2014 Follow us on Twitter page the whalebone @reading664 12

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pubs preservation society by ken smith COMMUNITY RIGHT TO BID ACT 2011 AND ASSETS OF COMMUNITY VALUE land held with them. dispose of it. At this point a 6 In the last two editions of Pub week moratorium comes into Mirror I have mentioned Assets effect giving a local community of Community Value (ACV) and The problem lies in trying to promised to try to explain what prove that the primary use interest group that period in they are. Well here goes! does in fact further the social which to declare their wish wellbeing or social interests to be considered as bidders. Under current planning of the community. It would If no such intent is declared regulations pub owners can seem obvious that a well-run the owner is free to dispose change a pub into a shop, pub with a number of local of the pub at the end of the 6 estate agents, hot food take users such as darts teams, weeks. If, on the other hand, away, cafĂŠ or a whole host of pool teams, and social clubs a local community interest other uses without applying for different age groups would group does declare such for planning permission. They intent, and the law states can even, unless they are in However the recent refusal that the group does not have a conservation area or listed to designate the Royal Mail to provide any evidence of as being of architectural or at Thorngumbald, nominated historic interest, demolish them by the Parish Council who to make such a bid, a 6 month without any form of consent. In detailed a whole host of local moratorium comes into force. order to redress this potential uses, has shown that this During this time the group decimation of the countries is not necessarily the case. can negotiate with the owner heritage CAMRA lobbied the On the other hand the White to purchase the pub and can government to change the Horse at Bempton, sadly in fact buy it at any time. No regulations and achieved a currently closed, has been matter what, the owner is not partial success in April this now designated despite the obliged to sell to the local 13 year when it was agreed that lack of local support for this community group but on the any pub listed as an ACV CAMRA nomination. The other hand cannot sell it to should be subject to a full refusal letter for the Royal anyone else until after the end planning application should the Mail cited the close proximity of the 6 month moratorium. owner wish to sell or demolish of other facilities (namely the There are a number of it. village hall and the Camerton exceptions to this but the pub) as reason for refusing Under the act an ACV is the designation and it can only decides to sell the pub as a be assumed that the lack of going concern. other local facilities in Bempton A building or other land is played its part in this pub being As you can see this legislation of community value if in the designated. opinion of the authority an easy to understand but I hope actual or recent past primary What does designation mean this goes some way to helping. use furthers the social for the pub and its owners? CAMRA continues to lobby wellbeing or social interests of the government to provide the community and it is realistic As stated above, designation stronger protection for pubs to think there can continue to means that the pubs owners and the branch will continue be a primary use (within the cannot demolish or change to identify and nominate pubs across the area for designation test (whether or not the same). getting planning permission. as ACVs. If you have any A building or other land is not However, it goes further than questions or want any advice of community value if it falls that. Once a pub is designated on the subject please contact within one of the exemptions the owner must notify the local me at pubpreservation@ e.g. residential premises and authority of any intention to hullcamra.org.uk

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Barton bimble Saturday 25th July saw an intrepid group of Hull CAMRA members venture into Lincolnshire to sample the delights of drinking across the water. Three of the members were so keen that they caught an earlier bus by mistake and so had an impromptu visit to the White Swan in Barton ahead of the main party.

Here they sampled Highland Brewing Company Orkney Best and Clarkes Nineteen. Three real ciders were also on 14 offer. By this time the rest of the group had arrived at the Interchange so we rejoined them on the Humber Fastcat bus en route to Winterton. First stop was the Butchers Arms with a choice of St Austell Tribute, Adnams Broadside and Wychwood Hobgoblin Gold.

Horncastle Ales Angel of Light and Batemans XB. This pub also boasts an impressive collection of pump clips on the ceiling of the back bar. All too soon it was time to board the Fast Cat bus for the next leg of the journey

The plan was to stop off at South Ferriby on the way back to Barton. Pete’s famous charm proved invaluable on the bus as a lady passenger informed us that one of our intended pubs was now a gastro establishment and very expensive. We decided to give this one a miss and headed for the Nelthorpe Arms. This pub is quite hard some side streets. Our group were a little disappointed to the form of Sharp’s Doombar. However some members were more interested in a buffet which had been laid out on the pool table for an event that evening.

Then it was just a short walk up the road to the George Hogg. Here the beers were all local, featuring Tom Woods Lincoln Gold and Best Bitter,

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After an impromptu photo opportunity at the bus stop it was on board the next Fastcat back into Barton. Under the expert guidance Nav” we alighted at the Market stop, a former Wards Brewery pub, the Wheatsheaf. Beers on offer were Theakston’s Best Bitter, Copper Dragon Golden Pippin, Everards Tiger and Purity UBU. The latter provoked some interesting debate about the correct pronunciation of the beer name. Some members took advantage of the pretty beer garden at the rear of the pub. Then it was across the road to the Huntsman. This bistro/ restaurant was formerly known as the Stables. Two beers were on offer from Horncastle Ales – Angel of Light and Lilith’s Lust. Although this establishment is mainly a restaurant we were informed that drinkers are welcome in the bar area although the restaurant can get busy during the evening.

Just up the street is the imposing George Inn. This pub has been refurbished to a very high standard and

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By pete mason, pictures by howard joy was very comfortable with an impressive interior. Five ales were on offer namely St Austell Trelawny, Courage Directors, Copper Dragon Golden Pippin, Charles Wells Bombardier and Black Sheep Best Bitter. At this point, several of the group felt the need for a solid Market Lane can be heartily recommended for its excellent fare. It is conveniently situated in front of the Old Mill, a large Marston’s pub on a slight rise. This imposing pub had, however, supposedly just run out of its only cask ale on offer (Banks Best). Unfortunately, we got the feeling that the

ourselves away and head back to the Interchange. Here the group began to disperse while some went back into the White Swan to sample more of the Orkney Best, others Sloop Inn on Waterside Road. pump was for show, and having just run out was a convenient excuse. If we are wrong, we heartily apologise to the staff and management. Around the corner is the Volunteer Arms. This is well worth a visit - a typical from the 60’s , with a busy local clientele and selling an acceptable pint of 0DQV¿HOG cask. It was time to drag

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All in all a very enjoyable day. Many thanks to all the licensees for their kind hospitality, hopefully we will return very soon!

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locale scheme explained 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.

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.

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Bird Brain, Howden Bridlington, Bridlington Crystalbrew, Brough Great Newsome, South Frodingham Half Moon, Ellerton Old Mill, Snaith Wold Top, Wold Newton Yorkshire Brewing Co., Hull

If your local pub carries any of our breweries’ Mason, whose email address is on page 3 of this publication. Here are the new pubs that have joined the LocAle scheme.

Arnold Bay Horse

Hedon

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Hed’On Inn

the discretion of the local branch, Hull & East Yorkshire CAMRA, and subject to the licensee agreeing that they will endeavour to ensure at the local branch, is on sale at all times and that

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promoted as a CAMRA LocAle.

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 branch has deemed to be the local area. These breweries are considered to be our LocAle breweries: • All Hallows, Goodmanham • Atom, Hull

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Current locale pubs Beverley: Chequers

Blacktoft: Hope & Anchor

Bridlington: Brunswick, Marine Bar Prior John,Telegraph

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Current locale pubs (cont) Brantingham: Triton Inn

Brough: Buccaneer

Hedon: Haven Arms, Shakespeare

Hornsea: Lucianâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Bar, Stackhouse Bar,

Burstwick: Hare & Hounds

Burton Pidsea: Black Horse, Nancy

Cowden: Cross Keys

Driffield: Benjamin Fawcett Butchers Dog

Dunswell: Ship Inn

Goodmanham: Goodmanham Arms

Great Kelk: Chestnut Horse

Kelk: Chestnut Horse

Keyingham: Blue Bell

New Ellerby: Railway Inn

N0rth Cave: White Hart

Old Ellerby: Blue Bell

Ottringham: Watts Arms

Kingston upon Hull: Burlington, Hop & Vine, Minerva, Pave, Star of the West, Walters, Whalebone

Patrington: Station Hotel

Paull: Humber Tavern

Kilnsea: Sandy Beaches Holiday Village

Leven: New Inn, Hare and Hounds

Little Weighton: Black Horse

Roos: Roos Arms

walkington: Ferguson Fawsitt

Wawne: Waggoners

Withernwick: Falcon Inn

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Give Me Strength by David Litten One my favourite pubs in Yorkshire is the Cross Keys at Siddal near Halifax. Licensees Hugh and Ruth serve up some fantastic cask ales and real ciders, their clientele are some of the most friendly I have ever known and amongst its ranks is Barry the championship winning pork pie maker whose perfectly formed creations are always available (to the delight of pub dog Poppy). Throw in a fantastic roster of bands of all styles on Sunday afternoons and what is there not to be ecstatic about? There is a great annual beer festival held every August and this year’s was no exception. The pub regulars like their strong beers and this led to Hugh asking award winning top Yorkshire brewer, Tony Rogers and myself to come up with a strong festival special, ABV. Tony thought we could get near and thus, early on a Tuesday morning in mid July he collected me from Howden railway station and we drove to his home and brewery in the sleepy village of Ellerton close to the River Derwent. We came up with the idea of a

Double IPA and spent the day having a fun time recounting beery stories while getting on with the serious creativity business. For the strength to

be high less liquor (a technical term for water no less) and more malt had to be used in the mashing process. The mashing paddle was almost able to stand up on its own and was very exerting on the old (in my case) arm muscles when it came to stirring the magic mixture. Once the transfer to the copper had taken place Tony handed me the malt shovel and said but fortunately he and partner Jackie had practicality in mind when building the brewery and had decided upon a tilting one. Phew!!! And to give him his due, Tony did clean out the copper boiling vessel once the wort had been transferred to the fermenter. It was like the re-staging of an episode of Jeux Sans Frontières from the 1970’s. He climbed in through a narrow hole in the front and his head popped out above the parapet. Tony made some calculations with the aid of a hydrometer and a calculator he predicted that our as yet unnamed beer would be somewhere between 9% and 10% ABV. Just what Doctor Hugh had ordered!! Having completed our work for the day, the phone rang and it was Hugh. He had thought of the name for the beer – something to do with Hull, Hell and Halifax he said. Well I live in Hull and Hugh is a stone’s throw from Halifax. Presumably that leaves Ellerton unjustly as Hell. It is such an idyllic village it seems more like Heaven to me. Then

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the idea developed. Why not on my surname? Beggars Litany was the 1622 work of Water Poet John Taylor and Hell and Halifax, Good Lord deliver us!” That was it for a couple of weeks until the opening day of the Cross Keys festival. Litteny on the bar with a crazy pumpclip. A copy of an old etching of the Halifax Gibbet that was used to chop the heads of thieves off had my alter ego’s bonce falling 21 to the ground by the light of a Half Moon. You could not make it up except that somebody did! I apologized to Hugh for not quite getting the beer to ok I love it and I’m keeping the other cask to myself.” He then led me outside to the beer garden where a working gibbet, made by a local joiner stood and I was jokingly (I hope) decapitated. All great fun and our beer wasn’t half bad. Postscript: The beer has been available locally in the Chequers Micropub in Beverley using the normal style pumpclip. Both proprietor Ian and I still could not stop laughing when I visited. Crazy!

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a cracking survey trip A Sunday afternoon in June; we’re to survey the Holderness village pubs, just outside of Hull. After picking up along Beverley Road, Hull Truck and Holderness Road we head off to the Nags Head in Preston (below).

This Cask Marque pub caters for drinkers and diners by having separate rooms and also families as there is a 22 play area outside for the kids. We settle down to sample a

The bar is a good size and accommodates bar stools at one end. As it is a Marston’s the beers are from their portfolio and when we visited we could taste Jennings Cumberland; Hobgoblin Gold and Marston’s Bitter-Help the Heroes charity ale. Reference to bar stools is down to the title, when one of our group sat down on the stool his shirt rode up and his jeans rode down revealing....... much to his embarrassment and everyone’s amusement, Sat Nav take note. Time to move on and next is Humber Tavern and Royal Oak in Paull. ‘Tavern’ as it’s locally referred to is a large two roomed pub, a bar and dining area, which has views

Tetley to Greene King IPA. It’s a very large two roomed pub with extensive views of the Estuary from its dining area. The bar has sports TV and traditional games. I’m back on the survey. Royal Oak 2 minutes down the road. another Marston’s outlet. On the bar is Jennings Cumberland and soon to sell out was the Banks Sunbeam. There are three distinct rooms and a raised outside beer garden/patio overlooking the Humber and the county of Lincolnshire. As most only managed to taste the very good Cumberland we soon were on our travels to Hedon. The Queens Head (below)

Landlord, Old Golden Hen and Everards Tiger, all in top form. We bid our farewells and climb aboard the coach to Ryehill and the Crooked Billet. A Marston’s pub dating back to the 17th Century has a local feel and a warm welcome

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of the Humber estuary. It serves a local beer from Great Newsome Brewery this varies from week to week, we had the Ploughman’s Pride and their other regular is Tetley’s Cask to sample and both were very good. Across the road is the Crown. I had to pop in and update our ‘WhatPub’ data so as I was there I sampled a Tetley Cask. The beer changes from either

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is a Tudor looking pub owned by Marston’s and only their beers may be served. It was a good to see others from their ‘list’ on the bar. Ringwood Old Thumper, Jennings Sneck Lifter, Marston’s EPA and Help the Heroes. Sports TV and karaoke keeps the younger drinkers entertained over the weekends. The ales where all in good form and it was only the time what had to make us move on. The Shakespeare. “To be or

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by mark Bainton not to be”... another pint of Tim Taylors Landlord sir? That’s right it was on the bar along with Moorhouse Summer Yarn a light and refreshing pale beer, Sharps Doombar, Ossett Blonde, and Tetley Cask. This very popular pub with a big rugby league following clientele was full as a game had been playing earlier; Barry D was in his element with this as he’s never seen this many supporters. All the beers were in very good form and such a wide variety, only missing a dark beer. After a couple of scrums for another pint we had to move on.

Haven Arms. Our last port of call so to say, as it’s situated on the Haven area of Hedon. The area so called came about when Hedon was a major port on the Humber around 12th & 13th centuries. This free house is a very popular establishment with the young and old frequenting it and who can blame them? They are participants in the LocAle scheme so on offer was Great Newsome’s Ploughman’s Pride and Holderness Dark a rich dark mild at 4.3% ABV; complementing the bar Rudgate Mythical, Brew

Cumberland and two ciders Moonshine and Black Dragon. As it was the last one of the day the extra half was taken by most. So we come to the end of our trip time to round up the happy and merry bunch and get them home. I would like to thank all publicans and their staff for their hospitality & Acklams coach operators for very enjoyable day out. Not forgetting Barry D, Sat-Nav and especially to Steve our social secretary for their ‘bitparts’ and where the title is born.

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and then there were three by mark bainton July’s GBG survey trip took the Branch out towards the rural region North West of Beverley.

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To start we had a full coach Walkington we split into two groups. The two pubs to be surveyed were The Barrel and the Ferguson and Fawsitt. The Ferguson and Fawsitt (below) has 6 hand

pulls a separate upstairs & downstairs bar and a large dining area with a carvery. The beers which are their 26 regulars are Black Sheep, Courage Directors and one from Great Newsome Brewery which was Frothingham best today. The three others were Wold Top Wold Gold, Great Newsome’s Ploughman’s Pride & Yorkshire Blackout. On August 5th Wold Top held a’ Meet the Brewer’ night here. No sooner as we sat down it was time to drink up and get to the Barrel. At the Barrel which no longer the only Thwaites outlet in our area we sampled Thwaites Wainwright, Lancaster Bomber & Marston’s Pedigree along with Sunny Mead and Rosie Pig Cider. All the beers were very good and some disappointed faces when it was time to move on. The Carpenters Arms in

not far from Walkington so round one of our ‘on the bus’ drawn. We are quickly in the pub as the selections of beer are all very tempting. We have a choice of John Smiths Cask, Golden Pippin, Brown Cow Thriller in Vanilla, from the Grey Hawk brewery (Skipton) 1492 New World 4.2% bitter, Blonde Obsession 4%, and Half Moon bitter. After having a laugh and a joke with the regulars and enjoying the hospitality we move on to Goodmanham Arms. The Goodmanham Arms opposite the All Hallows Church has named their brewery after it and there is always a regular selection from the brewery on the bar. Today was Peg Fyfe, No Notion and Ragged Robin. Also regular is Theakston’s Best, Whitby Black Dog, Hambleton Stallion. The guest beers were, Adnams Ghost Ship and a new beer from All Hallows brewery, Elder and Wiser. A sweetish tasting beer this wasn’t overbearing on the taste buds as others seem to be and lastly Twisted Sister English pale ale. This pub is a regular in the GBG so hopefully it will be in the 2016 edition. With farewells done, we‘re off up country to South

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Dalton and the Pipe & Glass. This Michelin star establishment is also a regular in the GBG, wonder if it is this year? They have their own house beer brewed by Great Yorkshire Brewery at Cropton called Two Chefs and the other regular is Black Sheep, The two guests were both local beers from Wold Top Against the Grain and Great Newsome’s Finckle, which is a very nice 5.5% IPA. Moorlands Farm cider also a local producer from the area and very good it was to. It’s getting late as we head to our last pub in Lund. The was completed just in time as we turn in to the village. At the end of the village green stands the Wellington Inn (below) in all its glory. We

seem to have another regular entrant in the GBG, three ‘on the bounce ‘now. Theakston’s Best is a regular along with a Timothy Taylor beer and their guest beer was from Great Newsome, Sleck Dust. As part of the LocAle scheme it the trip with one...well two. I would like to thank all the publicans for their hospitality and to Acklams coaches for making the trip a success.

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holderness ale trek part two We started the trip with a visit to the Blue Bell Inn, Old Ellerby. This delightful village pub has been run by Dave and Shirley Diamond for twenty four years. When we arrived, Dave was just starting to mow the bowling green, ready for a friendly game later in the afternoon. The regular beers

are Tetley Bitter and Sharps Doombar, whilst the guest beers on during our visit were Great Newsome Sleck Dust and Tom Woods Lincoln Gold.

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Getting the surveyors back on the coach is like herding cows, but we made it, and headed off to the Falcon Inn, Withernwick, ten minutes up the road on the way to Aldbrough. The Falcon was bought a year ago by licensee Lyndsey Johns and her chef husband Richard. The pub reopened after a refurbishment to extend the restaurant area to separate it from the bar. When we visited, the beers on offer were Tetley Bitter, Taylors Landlord and

Wold Top Headland Red. We next headed to the coast road and detoured north to Cowden for a visit to the Cross Keys (formerly the Blue Boar). The pub is adjacent to the Cowden Holiday Park run by Larkham Leisure. The Cross Keys is now managed by Mark Wouldhave on behalf of Larkham Leisure, with a public bar, lounge and restaurant, catering to the caravan site as well as many customers from the surrounding area. We were able to enjoy Taylors Landlord, Great Newsome Frothingham Best and Wold Top Wolds Way. Turning south again, we took the scenic back road through Humbleton to Burton Pidsea for a visit to the Nancy. This village pub, incorporating a tea room and ice cream parlour, is owned by the Soper Group, represented in the pub by Dee Soper and pub manager Gary Hicks (my sincere apologies for an unfortunate spelling mistake in issue 91). This was our fourth LocAle pub of the survey, and we were able to sample Great Newsome Harvest Gold and Black Sheep Bitter.

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drive towards Hornsea, we called into the Roos Arms. Unfortunately, the Wentworth Imperial Porter was on the turn and we had to exchange it for Great Newsome Harvest Gold. We were informed that the sale of the pub had been announced, but the staff didn't know at the time who the owners were (see Holderness Pubs Report). This means that at the time of going to press, it isn't clear whether the Roos Arms will remain a LocAle pub.

We then pushed on into Withernsea for a visit to the Commercial Inn (above). This much improved pub is becoming an oasis for drinkers in Withernsea, and is run by licensee Les Botham. At the time of our visit, cask ales on offer were Sharps Doombar, Batemans, Reverend James and Middle Wicket plus Green King IPA. A slight detour on the Patrington road takes you into

Hollym and the Plough Inn (above). This quintessential

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by pete mason village pub is run by Steve and Sue Martine. The Plough has won many awards from the Hull and EY Branch, including Village Pub of the Year. On this particular visit the beers on offer were Greene King IPA, Ruddles Best, Half Moon Bitter, Hardy & Hansons Olde Trip and Ringwood Golden Galaxy.

was to the Holderness Inn (below left) run since early this year by tenant Emma Furniss who has stepped up from barmaid (or down, depending on the view of many barstaff). We had the choice of Theakston’s Grouse Beater, Sharps Doombar, Tetley Bitter and Black Sheep Holy Grail.

survey, we had a short journey to Patrington for the last two pubs. The penultimate visit

its very own house ale – Hupper Class, brewed by Great Newsome – together with Black Sheep Bitter and Great Newsome Golden Pair. Altogether a good trip and a lot of surveying carried out. We have two more formal survey trips this year on Saturday 12 September and Sunday 11 October. If you are interested in joining us, please contact Pete Mason or Mark Bainton (see contact details at the beginning of this issue).

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Saturday 3rd October - Nottingham Forest 15:00: There are 11 CAMRA 2015 Good Beer Guide pubs in Nottingham and the Vat and Fiddle, Queens Bridge Road (NG2 1NB) near to the railway station is a good a place to start. It is the brewery tap pub of Castle Rock brewery and so has a big range of real beers. Other pubs to consider are the Canalhouse, Canal Street,(NG1 7EH,) and Kean’s Head, 46 St Mary’s Gate, (NG1 1QA) both are in the GBG 2015 guide. 6DWXUGD\WK2FWREHU6KHI¿HOG:HGQHVGD\: There are 13 pubs in the centre of 6KHI¿HOG7DS, Hillsborough, 54-58 Langsett Road (S6 2UB) also home to the Wood Street brewery, which serves both main meals and snacks. If you have time there is the renowned Kelham Island district (S3 post codes) with 6 CAMRA 2015 GBG entries, Fat Cat (8SA), Harlequin (8GG), Kelham Island Tavern (8RW), Riverside (8EN), Shakespeares Ale and Cider House (8UB) and Wellington (7EQ). Saturday 31st October –Milton Keynes Dons 15:00: About a 15 minute walk from the stadium towards Bletchley is the Enigma Tavern WWII memorabilia, offering an all-day carvery and pub grub, plus real ales. If on the train it’s worth getting off at Fenny Stratford, right by the station is the The Red Lion, 11 Lock View (MK1 1BY). 30 This is in a lovely setting right beside a Canal Lock, and is in the 2015 GBG. Tuesday 3rd November –Brentford 19:45: Famously the only club with a pub on each corner, of these four pubs two feature in the 2015 GBG. 7KH*ULI¿Q, TW8 0NP (on the Brook Road corner of Braemar Road) is a friendly corner local with comfortable interior, outside seating and a small shaded patio beer garden. The New Inn (TW8 0NX) for away fans is a cosy pub/inn, there is a large beer garden at the rear and with separate restaurant area. On the New Road corner of Brook Road is the Royal Oak, a quieter more laid back pub that's very small and friendly, although the size means it can get quite crowded. To complete the quartet is The Princess Royal on the Ealing Road corner of Braemar Road, this pub is run by the club. It's friendly, laid back and reasonably priced its bacon sandwiches are highly recommended too! Saturday 21st November – Bristol City 15:00: The Orchard Inn,12 Hanover Square (BS1 6XT) a previous National CAMRA cider pub of the year, is a popular one bar street-corner local, close to the SS Great Britain and 15 minutes’ walk from the city centre along the harbourside. Up to eight beers served by gravity and up to 24 ciders are available. Homemade pub food is served. The Tobacco Factory Café Bar, stand.Popular with a young, funky crowd as well as locals. The low-cost interior design makes a virtue of the industrial feel. Offering a great selection of drinks and a restaurant quality menu. Saturday 5th December – Leeds United 15:00: There are 11 pubs covering central Leeds in the 2015 GBG. Whitelocks, Turks Head Yard, Briggate (LS1 6HB) is situated just off one of building dates from 1895 and has a ceramic bar and Victorian interiors. Five changing guest Hop, Dark Arches, Granary Wharfe (LS1 4BR) under Leeds railway station, just by the canal. It is the Ossett brews, food including award winning pies are also served.

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The butchers dog remembers the 1915 driffield zeppelin raid Less than a year ago Natalie Biglin opened the Butchers Dog micropub on Middle Street South in the market one the pub has not only been a champion for local cask ales and real ciders but also the heartbeat of the local community. With such things events, acoustic music sessions, quizzes, diverse tapas and cheese tastings, minibus trips, stalls at markets and steam rallies together with a takeout facility the pub really has taken off and established

Yorkshire coast of England and crossed Flamborough Head, heading for targets along the Humber estuary. It was delayed by strong headwinds and forced to abandon its primary mission. The Zeppelin captain decided instead to drop his bombs on the East Yorkshire market fell close to the centre of town, exploding along Beckside. Fortunately they landed in an orchard, only destroying trees and crops. Windows were shattered in nearby cottages, but miraculously no one in the town was killed or injured.

many from near and far. Perhaps the greatest happening so far took place on June 4th for which she

Andy Walker takes up the story: June 4th 2015 marks the centenary of the day when the Great War came to enormous German Navy

Zeppelin Centenary Ale’, ‘Zeppelin Raider East Yorkshire 1915-2015’ and ‘Butchers Dog Fight Centenary Ale’.

Every bottle carried the Poppy Appeal logo and a donation was made from sales. Collection boxes were also available for anyone who wished to support the appeal. customers would collect them 31 as a lasting reminder of the day the Zeppelin bombed

an event in aid of the Royal British Legion to mark the 1915.

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Although Natalie is just 25 years old, she is an experienced publican ‘brewster’, and so devised a special recipe for a traditional British ale to be produced for the Butchers Dog by the renowned Brass Castle microbrewery in Malton. In addition to the draught centenary beer a one-off celebratory line of special bottled beers was produced to mark the event including a three- bottle gift pack.

The commemorative draught ale was on sale at the micro-pub from mid-May until the end of June. From Wednesday June 3rd the pub was decorated with War and customers wore period costumes and music from the era was played. The sale of the commemorative bottles and gift-packs was launched and the staff, customers and passers-by raised almost £500 in support of the Royal British Legion the charity.

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what pub update For a number of years, people have been asking why CAMRA as the UK’s largest 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 as well as seeing photos and maps. Over 2.8 million different people have visited WhatPub since it went live in September 2013 and by early April 2015 over 11,000 different people were visiting it every day.

WhatPub has in a short period become established as the best online pub guide, and that is largely down to the quality of the information, which is modelled on the information in the CAMRA Good Beer Guide. WhatPub is therefore clearly dependent upon the pub information being complete and accurate.

your updated pub details by email to the member in the relevant branch who keeps WhatPub up to date. Please check WhatPub to see if the pubs near where you live are up to date, and if they are not, please send an update to your local branch. Similarly you can send updates when you are on holiday.

The primary responsibility for updating WhatPub lies with branches, but all members and customers can help. If and when you use WhatPub (members can login using your membership number and password) then you will see at the top of each pub entry a Submit Updates button. This brings up an online form, which when submitted sends

CAMRA members can also assist in the selection of pubs for the Good Beer Guide by scoring the quality of the beer they are (hopefully) enjoying. This information is used to help choose the pubs the branch visits on our survey trips throughout the summer and autumn. Becoming an active CAMRA member has never been so easy.

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a cut above at the tailors chalk, howden On June 1st 2015 the whole real ale scene in Howden changed for the better when Tony and Lynne Bonser opened the Tailor’s Chalk micropub at 3 Market Place.

With a nod to its historical past, the name recalls the original premises namely Wards’ Tailors. Built in Victorian times the building remained in family hands through the generations until the post war era. More latterly it has been a series of fast 34 food emporia before being closed for a couple of years.

Originally working in recruitment Tony and Lynne had more recently successfully run the Minster View pub in the town for a pub company before deciding that what they really wanted to do was to run their own pub and they began to look for a business opportunity in the licensed trade in the Howden area. Once the deal to take on the

premises was done, they got cracking and used their existing trade connections to equip and set up the bar and cellar. It was all hands to the pumps (in more ways than one) and sons Dan and Tom mucked in to get the place ready. The pub is cosy and already been described on more than one occasion as the size of a large garden shed. Don’t let that fool you as it makes up for chic charming decor” being comfortable without being over styled.

a range of well chosen bottled beers, mostly from the UK and Belgium. For those not into beer there is a decent selection of wine and bubbly. The pub has, in just a few weeks, become a great social gathering place not only for quality beer but also for always in mind, Tony and Lynne already host a variety of special entertainment evenings, namely Yorkshire tapas nights, folk music sessions, quizzes and they have recently acquired an old record player to spin those vinyl platters that many of us remember fondly. The pub has already become very popular as a community hub and it does not stop there.

Tony did some market research re cask beers and for the time being has settled on Sharps Doom Bar and two beers from local microbreweries. One of these is usually from Tony and Jackie Rogers at their lovely Half Moon microbrewery in Ellerton and the other handpump often has a beer from either Bird Brain from just around the corner, Brown Cow or Great Heck. Hopefully the number of cask beers will increase in the near future as the word spreads. Great stuff. To complement these there is

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Plans are already afoot for a pub trip in September for a run out into deepest West Yorkshire on the Rail Ale Trail. Better get some practice in then! Note: The pub is open Tuesdays to Sundays from 4pm until 11pm.

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camra’s YORKSHIRE CLUB OF THE YEAR 2015 The Wortley Men’s Club in Wortley has been named ‘Yorkshire Club of the Year 2015’ and will now go forward into the next round of the 2015 Competition. The club has been extremely successful in the regional competitions over the last three years after winning the runner-up in 2013. The club is situated in South Yorkshire, 9 miles away from Barnsley. It is run by Nigel & Teresa Pickering, and when they were told of their latest success they

Links Club in Skipton. The

Bridge Working Mens Club (Armitage Bridge), Crookes

appropriately also known as the winner of the regional competition in 2012 and 2013. The Three Links Club in Skipton had never been nominated for the regional competition before. The Wickersley Old Village Cricket Club in Wickersley was only a few points behind the joint runners-up, and therefore the judges decided to recognise the club by naming it in third place.

the Bishopthorpe Social Club (Bishopthorpe). Dates have now been arranged to present framed of the winning club, the joint runners-up, and the club that Saturday 12th September: WINNER: Wortley Men’s Club in Wortley, South Yorkshire Saturday 3rd October:

Kevin Keaveny will present to have won again.” The club is described in the CAMRA Good Beer Guide building is impressive, with traditional timber framing and a small beer garden. The opulent interior has ornate ceilings, a small bar area, a plush lounge, and a large games room. The guest ale comes from a local brewery and a guest draught cider is always kept.” CAMRA’s Yorkshire Regional Director, Kevin Keaveny, shows the club’s tremendous continued commitment to high standards. It also shows that a club in a village can be as successful and appreciated as those that are in the larger populated towns and cities.” The joint runners–up in the competition were the

licensees of all the above mentioned clubs at some time in the near future, when special presentation events have been arranged. The twelve nominations in this year’s Competition for the prestigious title were visited by individual members of a judging panel. Each

JOINT RUNNER UP: Three Links Club in Skipton, West Yorkshire Saturday 17th October:

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strict criteria that included an emphasis on the Quality of Real Ale and Sympathy with CAMRA’s aims. Also considered were Community Focus, Atmosphere, Style/ Decor, Service and Welcome, and Value for Money.

West Yorkshire All presentations will be made at 2.00 pm, by Kevin Keaveny, CAMRA’s Regional Director.

The other nominations for the title were: Saltburn Conservative Club (Saltburn), Hickleton Village Club (Hiclington), Londesborough Club (Harrogate), Cleckheaton Sports Club (Cleckheaton), Guiseley Factory Workers Club (Guiseley), Armitage

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40 years of hull of hull & east yorkshire camra Introduction During this period the anniversaries. February 1985 was the 10th February 1992 was the 18th and December 2004 was the 30th since meeting. Naturally all three occasions were marked with suitable celebrations and events. The branch had good links with others in the Yorkshire region and regularly hosted regional meetings and saw its pubs recognised with the presentation of regional awards. Branch Matters A number of changes to 36 committee personnel took place over the decade including 4 different branch chairs. One notable departure was that of Jim Woods who, in 1987 after 4 years as chairman, left to join the church. Pub Mirror For two and a half years, between January 1985 and April 1987, Pub Mirror continued to be produced monthly, albeit with 6 different editors, including 3 in 1987 alone. However publication suffered and there were often sizeable gaps between issues including one year, 1991, when none were published at all. Despite this the newspaper did develop and change with the most obvious being the

new A5 format and the gradual increase in size to 12 sides by the end of the decade. Much of that change occurred following the arrival of Alan Canvess as editor in 1992. Although Pub Mirror retained its original name numbering was restarted and it became a regular bi-monthly periodical.

extended to 11pm as it had already been in the East Riding. The branch led the campaign to change this but it was not until 13 February 1986 that the change was agreed. They did actually go one step further and allowed 11.30pm closing on the Saturdays of Bank Holiday weekends.

Campaigning Despite this apparent success, The biggest local issue to attract the branch’s attention during this period was the attitude of the local licensing magistrates to new pub licences and pub opening hours. Even after the repeal of the LPA and the LPS (see 1975 – 1984) the branch, along with the local Licensed Victuallers Association, had a running battle with the licensing bench over these two issues. Despite evidence from the local police that overcrowding of pubs in the city centre was a major factor in late night violence the magistrates steadfastly refused to grant licences to almost every new application, both in and out of the centre. Criticism of the licensing justices also came from city councillors when plans to regenerate the old town were thwarted by the regular refusals of licences for that part of the city, sometimes despite the backing of police and local planners. Extensions for special occasions were regularly refused as was any application for the closing time to be

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led the branch to call both locally and nationally for an end to the current system of appointing licencing magistrates and instead for them to be democratically elected and accountable (see item under National AGM). Another area for concern was the takeover of North Country Despite their promises to retain the North Country beers and overwhelming evidence from the branch Hull Brewery bitter and mild were products. National Campaigns In addition to local issues the branch continued to support national campaigns as follows • petitioning against the budget increase in beer duty • petitioning against Guinness decision to discontinue its • campaigning against the ever increasing cost of beer by urging local landlords to sell

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Part two, 1985-1994 by ken smith an independent ale for £1.30 or less with the promise of free advertising in Pub Mirror Beer Festivals Annual beer festivals continued, with venues including The New Clarence, King William and The Albemarle Centre on Ferensway but there was a break of three years between 1990 and 1992 when no festivals took place.

branch and destinations too numerous to mention, both near and far, were visited on a regular basis. The following, however, are of particular • November 1986 The branch was invited to visit the Batemans Brewery to celebrate its XXXB bitter being voted Beer of the Year at the GBBF • December 1986 - The out of town to Beverley

have been made at the 1998 festival, the last to be held at the Spring Street Theatre, was actually turned into a loss following the theft of the only wooden barrel.

• Autumn 1990 before the coining of the term saw a group undertake the walk to Hornsea along the cycle track, with suitable watering holes along the way.

Branch Social Activity Social trips continued to be part of the lifeblood of the

Accommodation for visiting delegates was provided, courtesy of the university and there was a Beerex in the student’s union bar at which local independent breweries, Old Mill, Goose Eye, Timothy Taylors, Clarks and Malton all featured. The branch submitted three motions relating to: • licensing magistrates;

Awards The Pub of the Month scheme, started in 1983, only lasted until July 1994 when it was replaced with a Pub of the Season award. It fared a little better with the last one being presented to The Tap & Spile Beverley in Winter 1996/7. Meanwhile the Pub of The Year award, also started in 1993, continued to be an important part of branch activity and its presentation was a particular highlight of the calendar.

in the area. The articles concentrated on the approach to the city highlighting the wide range of locations, pubs and beer covered by the branch. There were also articles on pubs in Beverley as well as three suggested Hull pub crawl routes for visiting delegates.

• June 1994 – a special trip to the Eagle at Skerne to present the landlord, Roy Edmond, with a commemorative montage of photos of his wife Sylvia who had sadly recently passed away • December 1994 – a charity pub crawl around Beverley in aid of Martin House Hospice, Boston Spa raised £130

and • the display of price lists and opening hours in pubs; all were carried, perhaps we should have more national meetings in our branch area?

National AGM In April 1987, the branch hosted the National AGM in the Middleton Hall at Hull University. The event was heralded in What’s Brewing with three articles on drinking

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useful information real ale v smooth What is Real Ale? Real Ale is a living beer. It continues to ferment

Real Ale is brewed from traditional ingredients, malt, hops, water and yeast matured by secondary fermentation in the container from which it is dispensed, and served without the extraneous use of carbon dioxide or nitrogen via hand pumps. Real Ale is also called cask beer or cask conditioned.

camra head office Campaign for Real Ale Limited ST ALBANS AL1 4LW 01727 86720 www.camra.org.uk

consumer direct If you have any complaints regarding short measure or any related consumer rights issues, please contact Consumer Direct: 0845 4040506 www.consumerdirect.gov.uk

transport information BUS COMPANIES East Yorkshire Motor Services (01482) 327142 enquiries@eyms.co.uk www.eyms.co.uk

Examples of Traditional Handpumps What Wh at are ‘Smooth’ ‘‘Sm Sm th th’’ beers? be s? Smooth beers are brewed in much the same way as real ale but eventually the natural yeast is killed and processed to give longer shelf life. The dead beer is then resurrected by means of chemicals and served chilled by gas pressure through fonts. Smooth beer sales are also known as nitro-keg beer.

Stagecoach (01482) 222333 hull@stagecoachbus.com www.stagecoachbus.com/hull Bus Call (8am til 8pm 7 days a week) (01482) 222222

TRAIN COMPANIES Hull Trains 08450 710222 www.hulltrains.co.uk Northern Rail 08457 484950 www.northernrail.org TransPennine Express 08445 565637 www.tpexpress.co.uk

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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%), Mischief Maker Copper Ale (ABV 3.8%), Gooders Gold (ABV 4%), Wayward Angel Blonde/Citrus (ABV 4.0%), Ragged Robin Ruby Ale (4.8%), No Notion Porter (ABV 5.6%), Elder and Wiser (ABV 3.8%) BLO - John Ashton The Ship, Dunswell is a recent stockist of All Hallows beers and brew days are available to all brewery customers

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 40 Pale Ale (ABV 5.6%) BLO - Chris Smith

Regular Beers: Shiny’s (ABV 3.9%), Howden Bitter (ABV 3.9%) BLO - Stewart Campbell

BRIDLINGTON BREWERY The Telegraph 110 Quay Road BRIDLINGTON, YO16 4JB 01262 674592 Regular Beers: Quay Gold (ABV 4.2%), Jackdaw (ABV 4.5%) BLO - Tony Garrett The brewery is based behind the Telegraph Inn in Bridlington and is run by Helen and Rob. In recent months Helen and Rob have been concentrating their efforts on refurbishing their recently acquired pub, The Pack Horse in Bridlington Old Town.

New beer from Atom , Mars 11%ABV is their 100th batch, the big, bold and brash Mars has been in tank waiting for it’s awakening for the past 2 months. This 11% Rye wine will wreak havoc on your palate! Using twice the amount of malt, and over twice the amount of hops of even Rye IPA Phobos and Deimos, this is the boldest experiment yet for their team. Expect crushing fresh, juicy and resinous hop character, tied alongside a rich, complex rye and malt character, and devastatingly powerful

They opened the Pack Horse for the day for the Old Town Festival in June and a few local members went along. It looked good, but they still had a few alterations to make and so it closed again with its re-opening now imminent. By the time of publication, the pub may indeed be open. This focus on The Pack Horse has meant that the beer has been brewed when the opportunity has arisen rather than on an ongoing basis. The plan is that when The Pack Horse is up and running the brewery will supply

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Brewery news Regular Beers: Blond (ABV 4.5%), Jade (ABV 4.0%) BLO - John Rushforth

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 Great Newsome Brewery has created a range of bottle beers for current Super League table toppers Leeds Rhinos. Produced exclusively for Leeds Rhinos the 3 bottle beer range, ‘Rhino’s Pride’, ‘Blue & Amber Nectar’ and ‘JPA’ have been branded in the clubs familiar blue and gold with one of the beers featuring club legend Jamie Peacock. The beers are brewed using the breweries own offer a range of styles from a 3.8% session beer, a 4.2% golden bitter through to a 5.2% lager, a must have gift for any discerning Rhino’s fan. The beers are available exclusively now from the clubs shop at the Headlingley Carnegie Stadium.

HALF MOON 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%) BLO - Vacant

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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 celebrating the launch of the Co-Operative’s ‘Home of Local Produce’ which is being trialled in Yorkshire and Old Mill’s bottled ales have been chosen as one of their truly local suppliers.

Old Mill’s two bestselling real Yorkshire ales will be appearing on the shelves as of the 1st September being their Traditional Bitter ABV 3.9% brewed from the same recipe which was created when the brewery started in 1983 and Blonde Bombshell ABV 4.0% a delicate and

giving us the opportunity to showcase our ales in the country. We’re particularly thankful to Alistair, Manager of the Snaith branch who got the ball rolling for us.” Says Kelly Wood who looks after the Telesales and Marketing. So look out for the beers in the 3 for £5.00 deal in your local branch and you may be lucky enough to catch some of Old Mill’s staff giving out free samples.

WOLD TOP Hunmanby Grange, Wold Newton DRIFFIELD, YO25 3HS (01723) 892222 www.woldtopbrewer.co.uk Regular Beers: Bitter (ABV 3.7%), Wold Gold (ABV 4.8%), Headland Red (ABV 4.3%), Anglers Reward (ABV 4.0%)

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Brewery news BATEMANS BREWERY not one, but two fabulous beers of the month for September. You can take your pick from Wold Top Against the Grain and Scarborough Fair IPA. Scarborough Fair is strong and well hopped for the voyage sending IPA from the Wolds to the World. Interestingly brewed with a pale Wold grown malt base, a triple hop blend and Maize for the head retention Wold Top Against the Grain is made from lager malt, maize, hops and yeast and is a creamy head, refreshing bitterness and citrus aftertaste.

YORKSHIRE BREWING COMPANY Brewery Wharf 70 Humber Street, HULL, HU1 1TU (01482) 618000 www.yorkshirebrewing.co.uk 42 Regular Beers: True North (ABV 4.1%), Supernatural Blonde (ABV 4.5%), Mutiny (ABV 3.6%), Yorkshire Passion (ABV 4.5%), Oregon Gold (ABV 4.5%), Moondance (ABV 4.5%), Raspberry Tipple (ABV 4.8%), Strawberry Blonde (ABV 4.8%), Honeymoon (ABV 4.8%). BLO - Mark Bainton

Batemans, the family brewer based in Lincolnshire, has been awarded the 2015 Trip Centre for the second year running, as a result of consistently receiving great reviews from their customers. Based in an old windmill dating back two centuries and overlooking the River Steeping, Batemans Brewery is one of the oldest and most picturesque breweries in the country. The Visitors Centre is home to a range of attractions that will keep the whole family entertained with brewery tours, locally sourced Lincolnshire produce for sale and artefacts dating as far back as 1899. The popular brewhouse tours occur twice daily where visitors can explore the traditional Victorian brewhouse, followed by a tour around the new brewhouse, nicknamed the ‘Theatre of Beers’. Afternoon tours also include two half pint samples of Batemans Beers from the onsite bar accompanied by a supper.

Freedom festival in Hull had a bar down Humber St featuring beers from the brewery. The previous festivals ‘Sess’ and ‘Yum’ where very well attended with ‘Save the Bod’ featuring well. Most ales are available locally..

MOORLANDS FARM CYDER (York) Ltd Moorland Farm, Cliffe Road North Newbald YORK, YO43 4SR (01430) 827359 www.moorlandsfarmcyder.co.uk Cider: Medium Sweet Cyder (ABV 6.2%), Medium Dry Cyder (ABV 6.2%), Fruit Cyders and Apple Juice.

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west bank wherry by tony garrett On past visits to Bethlehem and its environs, I had discovered the Taybeh brewery producing a golden beer (really a light lager) and a pleasant dark ale. It was good to see that the area had a limited brewing industry. In August this year, when visiting the area for the third annual music and arts festival in the heart of Bethlehem, I two breweries in the area, but each of them producing four beer styles, including (between them) Golden, Amber, dark, stout, white (a

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are close to Ramallah in the West Bank and I hope that I may get back to the area next year to undertake both brewery tours. If I manage this, I can see a sequel article in the Pub Mirror coming along in 2016.

The new brewery was Shepherds brewery (a good name for a brewery near Bethlehem) and the brewer informed me as I bought his wares, that he had learnt the art in England and then returned to produce beers commercially. Both breweries

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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 Oversized, lined glasses: (Guaranteeing a full or ½ liquid pint) Bridlington - Station Buffet Beverley - Chequers : Dog & Duck (Black Sheep Only) 'ULI¿HOG - The Butchers Dog Hollym - Plough Inn Kingston Upon Hull - Hop & Vine Real draught cider (not keg), East Yorkshire: Beverley - Cornerhouse : Green Dragon : Tiger Dog & Duck : Chequers Bridlington - Prior John Cottingham - Cross Keys : Railway King William IV 'ULI¿HOG - Tiger Inn : Old Falcon : Butchers Dog Dunswell - The Ship Goodmanham - Goodmanham Arms Hedon - Haven Arms Hessle - Hawke formerly Admiral Hawke Hornsea - Smugglers 46 Nafferton - Kings Head 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 Walkington - The Barrel Real draught cider (not keg), Kingston Upon Hull Clubs and Pubs: Adelphi Club : Admiral of the Humber The Gardener’s : Sailmakers Arms Hop & Vine : Lion & Key : New Clarence Olde Black Boy : Pave : Rising Sun The George Hotel : Three John Scotts Walters : Wellington Inn : Whalebone : Xanders Zachariah Pearson : Union Bar : Bay Horse Real Mild regularly available: Blacktoft - Hope & Anchor Brough - Buccaneer 'ULI¿HOG- Tiger Inn Goodmanham - Goodmanham Arms Hornsea - Rose & Crown Kingston Upon Hull - Rising Sun Duke of York (Sutton)

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A quiet room (no piped music or juke box, TV, electronic games): Beverley - White Horse Inn : Woolpack : Chequers Bridlington - Old Ship Inn Cottingham - King William IV 'ULI¿HOG- Bell Hotel Great Kelk - Chestnut Horse Goodmanham - Goodmanham Arms Kingston Upon Hull - Olde Black Boy : St John’s Licensee who has gained Cask Marque Accreditation, East Yorkshire: Atwick - Black Horse Beverley - Green Dragon : Tiger Royal Standard: Molescroft Inn : Grapes Bridlington - Old Ship Inn: Prior John Stirling Castle : Friendly Forrester Brunswick Brough - Buccaneer : Ferry Cherry Burton - Bay Horse Cottingham - Blue Bell : Duke of Cumberland Railway ; Cross Key ; Fair Maid 'ULI¿HOG - Bell Hotel : Benjamin Fawcett Ferriby - Duke of Cumberland Hedon - Shakespeare Hessle - Marquis of Granby: Norland: Darleys Howden - White Horse Kirk Ella - Beech Tree Holmpton - George and Dragon Hornsea - Marine Hotel Market Weighton - Carpenters Newport - Kings Arms North Cave - The White Hart Inn Patrington - Station Hotel Preston - Nags Head Roos - Roos Arms Ryehill - Crooked Billet Sewerby - Ship Inn South Cave - Fox and Coney South Dalton - Pipe and Glass Walkington - The Barrel Inn Willerby - Toby Carvery : Hop Pole Witernsea - Commercial Licensee who has gained Cask Marque Accreditation, Hull Clubs and Pubs: Admiral of the Humber : Avenue : Gardeners Arms Haworth Arms : Manor Farm : Mill : National New Clarence : Odd Bottle Old Grey Mare : Pave : Pearsons St Johns ; Sailmakers ; Sutton Fields Three John Scotts : Victory Pub William Wilberforce : Zachariah Pearson West Bulls ; Whistling Goose If you know of any pubs/clubs to add to this list please email details to pubmirror@hullcamra.org.uk

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As listed in CAMRA’s Good Beer Guide 2015

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Independent bar & eatery serving world beers, handpulled cider and cask conditioned ales including Theakstons Best, Tetleys Gold and rotating guests from regional brewers

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MARINE BAR Bridlington’s Friendly Real Ale & Cider Pub North Marine Drive, Bridlington, YO15 2LS Telephone : 01262 675347 Yorkshires Favourite Pub Finalist - 2014 +XOO&$05$7RZQ3XE2I7KH<HDU5XQQHU8S CAMRA Good Beer Guide 8 Years Running 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 Mail Group - hullcamra@hullcamra.org.uk @hullCAMRA


branch events diary Branch Open Meetings All open meetings start at 8pm and conclude at approximately 9.30pm (unless otherwise stated) to give you a chance to socialise refreshments are normally provided at the end of the meeting. Wednesday 7th October 2015 - Minerva, Nelson Street, Hull Wednesday 4th November 2015 - St Johns, Queens Street, Hull Wednesday 2nd December - Lord Nelson, Endike Lane, Hull Survey Trips run from May through to October usually on the second Saturday of the month and are used to survey the village pubs that are nominated for the following year’s Good Beer Guide, look out for further details on our web site www.hullcamra.org.uk, Facebook page and Twitter. Saturday 12th September - North Holderness (Hornsea, etc) 6XQGD\WK2FWREHU'ULI¿HOG%ULGOLQJWRQ Social Trips can be run at any time and will be advertised on our website and through Pub Mirror and other branch social media sites. Please contact our Social Secretary for further information:

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