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Gloucester CAMRA Beer & Cider Festival: The Final Countdown

The Gloucester CAMRA Beer & Cider Festival is almost upon us, taking place in the historic Blackfriars Priory next weekend, from Friday 22nd to Saturday 23rd April. Advertisements

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Revitalising CAMRA: Part II

Yesterday I gave a brief introduction to the CAMRA Revitalisation Project; today I’m sharing my initial thoughts. As I explained yesterday, CAMRA is conducting a Consultation Survey which asks who CAMRA should represent in the future: just real ale drinkers … Continue reading

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Gloucester Rhythm & Blues Festival 2013

Anyone who has come upon this blog before will be in no doubt that I enjoy frequenting Gloucester’s fine pubs now and then. I am also a big fan of blues music. The annual Gloucester Rhythm and Blues Festival is … Continue reading

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Knee-Jerk Whinging About Cider

A while ago I posted a comment on my Gloucester Pubs Facebook Page to highlight a couple of items of cider related pub news. It quickly generated a comment which both annoyed me and got me thinking. The comment in … Continue reading

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Trains, Planes & Cider

A couple of weeks ago our good friend Sal got in touch and asked if we fancied a trip to the Weston-Super-Mare cider festival. Well, what’s not to like in that proposition, so we readily agreed and bought our train … Continue reading

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An Interesting, Distinctive and Quality Drinking Experience

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: Gloucester has some excellent pubs. This weekend gave me even more excuse than usual to visit two of them and I was not disappointed. First was The Pelican in St Mary’s … Continue reading

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