Royal Oak Child Friendly Summer Holiday Fun @ Royal Oak
Jul 25 – Sep 4 all-day

For the 6 weeks of the school summer holidays the Royal Oak will have a free bouncy castle for the kids.

There will also be a tuck shop behind the bar and  a slush machine will be available.  Children’s meals served Monday to Saturdays.

Branch Business Meeting – August @ The Strand
Aug 23 @ 8:00 pm

Branch Business meeting at The Strand – all members welcome.

Meeting starts 8pm

Cider and Cheese Festival @ Royal Oak
Aug 25 @ 6:00 pm – Aug 28 @ 11:00 pm

The 15th Annual Cider Perry and Cheese Festival gets underway at 6pm on Friday and runs until Bank Holiday Monday (or earlier if everything is sold).

The pub will have 16 Ciders, 3 Perries and Platters of Cheeses from the Cheese Tent.  In addition to traditional farmhouse ciders there will be a selection of fruit ciders such as mango, Rhubarb, Cherry and Bramble Fruits as well as a spicy Chilli and Ginger cider! Perries from Herefordshire, Somerset and Wales complete the list of 16.

FRI 25th : 6PM-CLOSE

MON: 12NOON-6pm

Bath Tavern at Beat Fest @ Pitville school
Aug 26 – Aug 27 all-day

Music and beer tent at Pitville School hosted by Bath Tavern.

More details to follow

Swanfest 2017 Ale & Cider Festival @ The Swan
Aug 26 – Aug 28 all-day
The festival kicks off at 6.30pm on Friday 25th August. There will be an extensive set of music on all four days across both of their indoor and outdoor areas. The pub will have a BBQ available throughout the event and will also be serving a modest range of local ciders and some other real ales (in addition to the 5 cask ales always available) – cider and beer list to follow. Come along and enjoy the fun and help raise funds for the charity, WellChild. For more information about the event including the acts and timings see their website (facebook) or phone the pub on 01242 243726.
Family Fun day @ The House in the Tree
Aug 26 @ 12:00 pm – 10:30 pm

A day of family fun kicks off at 12pm.

There will be a birds of prey show, bric-a-brac stalls and for the children – donkey rides and a bouncy castle. There will also be an extensive set of live music from 1pm into the evening. For those in need of some light refreshment the pub has a range of five real ales available and there will also be hot dogs and burgers on sale throughout the day. Come along and join in the fun and help raise funds for the local charity, Goals Beyond Grass.

Royal Summer Festival @ The Royal
Aug 27 all-day

On Sunday (27th August) the pub has craft stalls in the garden (from 1pm), their annual Dog Show from 4pm and live music (Sam Strachan) from 5.30pm. On Monday (28th August) the live music starts at 1pm with an extensive set of acts throughout the day – for the children there will be face painting from 2pm and the Music Man at 4pm. On both days the pub will have the pizza oven fired up (plus their normal food menu) and there will be a beer tent in the garden with around 10 guest ales in addition to the 4 available in the bar – beer list to follow. For details of the dog show, live music and event timings see their website at or phone the pub on 01242 228937.

Come along and enjoy the fun and help to raise funds for the Sue Ryder Charity.

Family Fun Clown Day @ London Inn
Aug 27 @ 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Come along from 12pm and enjoy the family fun for this circus themed event.  For the children there will be a tea party (free), various shows (Clown, Punch & Judy and Magician), balloon modelling, bouncy castle, disco, games and competitions (with prizes). There will also be a BBQ and for the adults the pub will have three ales available. For details of the events and the timings see their website (facebook page) at or phone the pub on 01242 525606.



Meet The Brewer – Battledown @ Bank House
Aug 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Cheltenham’s Battledown Brewery will be taking over the taps at The Bank House. Join them from 6:00pm

Ale Amble – August to Teignmouth
Aug 29 all-day

A Repeat of last years successful seaside trip.

This is to confirm that we are getting the 10.26 train to Teignmouth which arrives at 12.41.
The first pub will be the Wetherspoons (The Jolly Brise).

On way back we will be getting the 17.51 arriving at 20.10 (the earlier train if you want it leaves Teignmouth at 16.56).

Split tickets (prices are with Railcard):

Chelters to Bristol TM – £6.20
Bristol TM to Taunton – £ 8.80
Taunton to Teignmouth – £ 9.75
Total – £24.75

Please let Veronica know if you plan to come.