October 15, 2018 - Cheltenham Motor Club retains its trophy

Congratulations to the Cheltenham Motor Club which is once again the winner of the South West region Club of the Year. Well done to Neil and his team. The CMC now goes forward to the super regional stage of the competition as it tries to regain the national award it last won in 2016. Gareth […]

August 29, 2018 - Good Beer Guide 2019

The 2019 edition of The Good Beer Guide was published on 13th September. As usual, the branch has obtained a stock of the Good Beer Guides for sale to members at a reduced rate. The price to members is £10 as opposed to the cover price of £15.99. You must be a member of Cheltenham […]

August 24, 2018 - Have your say and choose your Champion Beer of Britain

Following a security upgrade, the CBOB VOTING section of the CAMRA website is now available again and voting has been extended until 15th NOVEMBER The first round is regionalised and all south-west based CAMRA members have the chance to nominate beers from our region via the CBoB voting website. This means that beers from all […]

August 19, 2018 - South West Pub-of-the-Year

Gloucestershire pub is the SW POTY. Once again, a Gloucestershire pub has come top in the voting in the 2018 South West CAMRA pub-of-the-year competition. Congratulations to Rod, Karen and the team at the The Fleece at Hillesley. Now in the final 16 for the whole of the UK, the competition gets even tougher. An […]

June 30, 2018 - July Business meeting date change

To avoid a clash with the England vs Colombia world cup game the July branch business meeting will now take place on WEDNESDAY 4th JULY in the Sandford Park Alehouse and not Tuesday 3rd July as previously advertised

May 24, 2018 - SIBA Gold Winner

Congratulations to Prescott Brewery, whose 3.8% ABV Hill Climb, a light and refreshing pale ale, has won Gold at the 2018 SIBA Wales and West beer awards in the ‘Cask British Bitters – up to 4.4%’ category.

May 24, 2018 - Woolpack Wins!

Congratulations to Cotswold Lion Brewery whose new beer “Woolpack” was judged as beer of the festival at the Gloucestershire and Warwickshire Railways Spring Ale & Steam Festival. The 4% ABV brew is described as a light golden summer ale.

May 16, 2018 - Congratulations to the Jolly Brew!

Branch Chair John Crossley is seen presenting barmaid Jen Smee with the certificate after the Jolly Brewmaster was voted Cheltenham Pub of the Year (POTY) for 2018. Congratulations to Danielle and all at the Jolly Brew, which now goes forward to the south west regional competition.

May 2, 2018 - Mild In May

May is Mild month (although may be not weatherwise!), so why not visit your local and enjoy a pint!

May 2, 2018 - Changes to What’s Brewing and Beer distribution

All members should have received an email from HQ advising of the following but in case you haven’t here is some important news. Starting with the June edition, HQ will no longer assume that you want to receive a printed copy of What’s Brewing and BEER magazine by post. You will therefore need to let […]

April 12, 2018 - Notice of Special General Meeting

The May business meeting takes place in Cheltenham’s newest pub, The Old Courthouse, Regent Street, on Tuesday 8th May. The meeting will start with a Special General Meeting with the purpose of amending the Branch Constitution to change the date for the end of the Financial Year. The meeting will start promptly at 8pm. All […]

April 9, 2018 - Congratulations to the CMC!

Branch Chair John Crossley presents club steward Neil Way with his certificate after the Motor Club was voted Cheltenham Club of the Year for 2018. Congratulations to all at the CMC, which now goes forward to the south west regional competition.

April 4, 2018 - Pub and Club of the Year Winners

Congratulations to this year’s Pub and Club of The Year Winners. The branch Pub of the Year (POTY) for 2018 is The Jolly Brewmaster, who managed to retain the title in spite of stiff competition.The presentation of the POTY Certificate to the Jolly Brew will take place on Tuesday 15th May at 7:30pm.     The […]

February 19, 2018 - Brewery Liaison Officer – vacancies

We have a vacancy for a Brewery Liaison Officer (BLO) for one of the breweries in our branch area. The BLOs job it is to act as the link between CAMRA and the brewery. He or she should keep in regular touch with one or more people at the brewery so that they can learn […]

February 14, 2018 - Gloucester Beer Festival – can you help?

This year’s Gloucester Beer Festival (the 6th) is scheduled to take place on 27th-28th April at the wonderful Blackfriars in Ladybellegate Street. This is an urgent call out for volunteers for the event including the set-up, (21st-23rd April), the festival itself and clear-up on 29th. If you can help, then please contact: steve.marg@blueyonder.co.uk in the […]