Bromley Branch News

Keeing you updated with the latest Bromley CAMRA Branch news.

3rd Kidbrooke Beer and Cider Festival

The 3rd Kidbrooke Beer and Cider Festival will run from 26-28 May 2016 at Charlton Park Rugby Club. Beer prices will be held at £3.00, £3.30 and £3.60 depending on the strength of the beer.

Admission is £1 to card carrying CAMRA members and £2 to non-members.

Around 50 real ales and 20 real ciders and perries will be available – one from as many SE London cask brewers as possible plus a number from around the country – this beer festival is not to be missed!

The festival will be held from Thursday 26 to Saturday 28 May 2016, and will be open from 12 noon until 10.30pm.

Venue: Charlton Park RFC, 60A Broad Walk, Kidbrooke SE3 8NB.

Committee Meeting at The Queens Head – May 31st

The next committee meeting will be at The Queens Head in Downe on May 31st @ 7.30PM – 10:30PM . Non-committee members are always welcome to attend committee meetings.

This event is logged in the Branch Diary – View The Diary Event

Committee Meeting at Graces – April 26th

The next committee meeting will be at Graces in Penge on April 26th @ 7.30PM – 10:30PM . Non-committee members are always welcome to attend committee meetings.

This event is logged in the Branch Diary – View The Diary Event

Marvellous May Cider Festival 2016

Bromley CAMRA Third Cider Festival will take place on 21st May 2016 – 11am-11pm.

Entry is £1 for CAMRA Members and £2 for Non-Members

Over 20 real ciders and perrys, Food, Raffle, and Ale.

Only a two minute walk from Bromley South Station and served by many bus routes.

Location: H G Wells Centre, St Mark’s Rd, Bromley, Greater London BR2 9HG

Railway Tavern in Bromley LocAle accredited

The Railway Tavern in Bromley is now LocAle accredited. They will always be having at least one Volden beer on. This will be joined by various guest ales from other London and nearby brewers.

Note they don’t open until 4pm on weekdays.

Railway Tavern 45 East Street, Bromley, BR1 1QQ

Bromley Cramble 2016

On Saturday 16th April Bromley CAMRA will once again be joining forces with Bromley Ramblers for a day of walking between some rural pubs . This year’s route is from Farnborough to Keston, via Leaves Green, with a short detour into Surrey for lunch at Fickleshole.

Full details can be downloaded from here.

London Drinker Beer & Cider Festival 2016

This years London Drinker Beer & Cider Festival will take place on Wednesday 2nd to Friday 4th March 2016. The event is hosted at Camden Centre, Bidborough St, London, WC1H 9AU.

There are 150 real ales, imported beers (including American beers), ciders and perries, as well as home-cooked food.

The Festival is open:

Wed & Thu: 12 – 3pm free, 5pm -10.30pm £4 (£3 CAMRA members);

Fri: 12 – 10.30pm £4 (£3 CAMRA members).

Last admission 10pm. Wheelchair accessible.

Please note – tickets are not sold in advance, please pay at the door.

More info @ North London Camra

Committee Meeting at The Imperial Arms – March 29

The next committee meeting will be at The Imperial Arms in Chislehurst on March 29th @ 7.30PM – 10:30PM . Non-committee members are always welcome to attend committee meetings.

This event is logged in the Branch Diary – View The Diary Event

Committee Meeting at The Shortlands Tavern – February 23

The next  committee meeting will be at The Shortlands Tavern on February 23rd @ 7.30PM – 10:30PM . Non-committee members are always welcome to attend committee meetings.

This event is logged in the Branch Diary – View The Diary Event

The Compass in Bromley has closed

The Compass, a traditional real ale pub in Market Square Bromley has poured it’s last pint, and closed indefinitely.

More information will be published once it becomes available.

Update 23/02/2016 – The Compass will now become a pizza restaurant.