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by BBCJohn
Mon Sep 03, 2018 8:28 pm
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: Big Hand Tap
Replies: 6
Views: 1938

Re: Big Hand Tap

Made two visits; first was with girlfriend and her sister + boyfriend on Bank Holiday Monday. very impressed with the beer selection, good choice of light and dark :thumb: . 2nd visit was to deliver Out Inn Cheshire mags and upon asking to see the manager who pops up but our friend JT, ex-Brewery Ta...
by BBCJohn
Thu Jan 25, 2018 5:23 pm
Forum: CAMRA Socials
Topic: Cheshire pubs GBG survey - 2nd February 2018.
Replies: 0
Views: 1320

Cheshire pubs GBG survey - 2nd February 2018.

Plenty of seats available on the Friday minibus trip around some rural Cheshire pubs visiting possible GBG entries. Minibus departs Mill hotel, Chester at 6.30pm, back for 11pm. Cost is £10 per person. Only a few people booked on at the moment so trip may be cancelled due to lack of support; can't b...
by BBCJohn
Mon Jan 08, 2018 11:54 pm
Forum: CAMRA Socials
Topic: More minibus trips.
Replies: 0
Views: 1216

More minibus trips.

Two more trips have been arranged to get you out and about in the New Year: Friday 12th January - Another trip around our Welsh area pubs but with the first stop at the Black Lion, Bersham. Minibus departs Mill Hotel at 6.30pm, pick-up at Wrexham General station at 7pm. Cost is £10 each. Friday 9th ...
by BBCJohn
Fri Jan 05, 2018 8:41 am
Forum: CAMRA Socials
Topic: Welsh Area pubs trip - TODAY 5th Jan 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 1254

Welsh Area pubs trip - TODAY 5th Jan 2018

HAPPY NEW YEAR EVERYBODY! There are still seats available on the minibus for our first trip around pubs in the South Clwyd area of our branch. First stop is the Griffin at Trevalyn. Cost is £10 per person. Depart Mill Hotel at 6.30pm, pick-up at Wrexham General station at 7pm. Contact John on 07887 ...
by BBCJohn
Thu Nov 16, 2017 1:40 pm
Forum: CAMRA Socials
Topic: Branch Meeting - Nag's Head, Lavister.
Replies: 0
Views: 1303

Branch Meeting - Nag's Head, Lavister.

Branch meeting tonight 8pm at the Nag's Head, Lavister. All welcome! Travel on Arriva No.1 bus Chester - Wrexham. Times below: Dep Chester Rlwy stn Arr. Lavister 1904 1936 1921 1953 1929 2001 Dep Wrx Gen Stn. 1920 1939 1950 2009 Return journey Dep. Lavister Arr. Chester 2209 2232 2239 2302 Arr. WRX ...
by BBCJohn
Wed Oct 25, 2017 11:39 am
Forum: CAMRA Socials
Topic: Waterloo & Crosby pubs - Saturday 28th October.
Replies: 0
Views: 1271

Waterloo & Crosby pubs - Saturday 28th October.

Meet at Chester station at 11.30am to join a trip exploring the pubs in Waterloo and Crosby.
by BBCJohn
Wed May 24, 2017 11:22 pm
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: Amber Lounge
Replies: 7
Views: 3588

Re: Amber Lounge

[Time for an exclusively mild, brown ale and porter bar?[/quote]
Now that's a good idea! :drink:
by BBCJohn
Wed May 24, 2017 11:18 pm
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: Egerton Arms, Bache, now Mill @ Upton
Replies: 9
Views: 3162

Re: Egerton Arms, Bache, now Mill @ Upton

Full beer range on Tuesday was: Holt's: IPA, Two Hoots, and Bitter plus Bootleg Brewery Chorlton Pale Ale. The latter brewery is the 'specialist' brewing arm of Holt's for seasonal or special occasion beers. Inside has been refurbished with a grey colour palette but looks bright and fresh at the mom...
by BBCJohn
Thu May 04, 2017 12:34 pm
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: Telfords 'Pub of the Year'
Replies: 33
Views: 11761

Re: Telfords 'Pub of the Year'

I'm really fed up with people sniping from the sidelines about the CAMRA POTY result. Where were they when we asked for nominations of pubs or volunteers to be judges? If you can't be arsed to take part in the system then don't knock it! :nono: If you are a CAMRA member then come to branch meetings ...
by BBCJohn
Wed Apr 26, 2017 11:29 pm
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: Telfords 'Pub of the Year'
Replies: 33
Views: 11761

Re: Telfords 'Pub of the Year'

Voting results for POTY will be available for CAMRA members to examine at the next branch meeting on 18th May at the Tyn-y-Capel, Minera.
by BBCJohn
Tue Nov 29, 2016 9:22 pm
Forum: CAMRA Socials
Topic: Wrexham Five walkabout.
Replies: 0
Views: 1818

Wrexham Five walkabout.

Hi all,
The Wrexham Five walkabout on Thursday 1st December has been postponed due to circumstances beyond our control. Watch out for a rescheduled date here, on social media or diary page of the website. :cheers:
by BBCJohn
Thu Sep 15, 2016 2:19 pm
Forum: CAMRA Socials
Topic: Branch meeting tonight, 15 Sept. at Black Lion, Bersham.
Replies: 0
Views: 1791

Branch meeting tonight, 15 Sept. at Black Lion, Bersham.

Hi all, Two seats are available on minibus to Black Lion, Bersham for the branch meeting, special presentation to the pub and launch of 2017 Good Beer Guide. Cost of trip is only £5. Bus leaves Mill Hotel, Chester at 7pm, pick-up at Wrexham General station 7.30pm. Good Beer Guides available at £10 e...
by BBCJohn
Mon Sep 05, 2016 9:15 pm
Forum: CAMRA Socials
Topic: Pub games evening at the Olde Cottage.
Replies: 1
Views: 1833

Pub games evening at the Olde Cottage.

As part of the Heritage Week activities organised by Chester Civic Trust there will be a traditional pubs games evening at The Olde Cottage, Brooke St. Chester tomorrow 6th September. Kick off is about 7.30pm with a talk by the chairman of the local bar bagatelle league, a game which is unique to th...
by BBCJohn
Tue Aug 23, 2016 7:34 pm
Forum: CAMRA News
Topic: Champion Pub of Cheshire 2016
Replies: 10
Views: 5662

Re: Champion Pub of Cheshire 2016

I'll be there after attending lunchtime session of St. George's Hall beer fest in Liverpool. :cheers: :drink: :drunk:
by BBCJohn
Thu Jun 23, 2016 10:29 pm
Forum: CAMRA News
Topic: Champion Pub of Cheshire 2016
Replies: 10
Views: 5662

Re: Champion Pub of Cheshire 2016

Well done Trev! A deserving winner :cheers: