Friday 29th May. Meet at the Brickmakers, Newton Solney at 7:00pm. Cycling to The Boot Inn, Repton, then onto The Swann at Milton and continuing onto the Waterloo at Winshill via Repton Hollows and Knights Road for food and refreshments (no set fee but a donation will be required) at 10:00 p.m. please let Peter Rose know if you are coming to enable the right amount of food to be ordered. Do take the opportunity to do some beer scoring as well.
Friday 01st May. Meet at the Duke of York, Victoria Street, Burton at 7:00pm. Cycling along the A511 to Horninglow and up Field Lane to Anslow, stop at the Bell, Anslow. Then along Hopley Road to the Acorn at Rough Hayes. From the Acorn we then go along the B5017 to the New Inn island to turn left then left again into Rangemore village, the Rangemore Club is on the right hand side for sandwiches & chips at £3.50 each person at 10:00 p.m. please let me know if you are coming to oder the right amount of food. Do take the opportunity to do some beer scoring as well.
Saturday 16th May, Post Festival Trip to the Rail Ale Festival, Barrow Hill Roundhouse. Meet at the Burton Bridge at 11.30am return to Burton Bridge by 9.30pm. A charge of £2 per person will be required for a glass on entry. Seating is usually limited so take a folding chair. Please contact May Arthur to register your interest.
The Burton Beer and Cider Festival in 2015 will be held on Thursday 26th to Saturday 28th of March at the Burton Town Hall, come along and enjoy. Why not volunteer for a few hours worth of serving then enjoy the Festival afterwards. See the Festival webpage for more details.
Friday 10th April. Meet at the Sump, Winsill at 6:45pm. Cycle along Newton Road to The Boot, Repton. Then cross the river Trent to Willington and along the A5132 to the Old Talbot at Hilton. From Hilton cycle through Marston on Dove to the Rolleston Club, Burnside where sandwiches and chips will be provided for £3.50 per person at 10:15pm. Please let Peter Rose know if you are coming to allow food to be pre booked. Do take the opportunity to do some beer scoring as well.
We need Festival Volunteers!!! if you would like to get involved, even if it is for just a few hours then you can register your interest on https://burtoncamra.wordpress.com/beer-festival/staffing/
Thursday 01st January, Annual New Years Day Walk ‘Sinai Stagger’. Start at The Albion, Shobnall Road car park at 11am. Please have weather proof clothing and footwear as parts of the walk will be over farmland and the Branston Water Park. Pubs and beer will be involved !! All CAMRA branches welcome to join in. Please contact May Arthur.
Tuesday 30th December. Christmas cycle ride. Meet at the Burton Bridge Inn at 10am, going onto The Staff of Life, Ticknall and then onto the Swann, Milton. If the weather is bad an alternative will be to call at the Sump, Newton Road, the Unicorn or the Brickmakers, Newton Solney or the Red Lion, Repton. Please let Peter Rose know if you are coming. Food is available but needs pre booking from a menu that Peter has. Do take the opportunity to do some beer scoring as well.
Saturday 27th December, Bartons Arms, Aston Birmingham. Depart from Burton Bridge 10am, return by 9:30pm calling at a pub on the way home. Picking up and dropping off at Scalpcliffe Road, Stapenhill Church, Branston Church, Barton Main Street, Alrewas and Lichfield Bus Station. No buffet this year but meals can be purchased. Only 33 seats available so book soon. Please contact May Arthur.
Friday 19th December, Start at the Borough Arms 7 to 7:30pm, then onto The Roebuck, The Devonshire and the Coopers Arms finishing with a meal. Carry out tubs of beer can be taken into the restaurant. Please contact May Arthur by 09th December.