Charity event free entry but funds raised by raffle, Artists performing, Thrill Collins, Rook & the Ravens, Wowh, Coffee Breath, The Tribe, proceeds to ‘friends of Holly, reverse nett’.
The February ale amble is to Wolverhampton.
We will be catching the 10:41 train from Cheltenham Spa (direct)
Returning on the 18:00 from Wolverhampton (changing at Birmingham New Street)
Please note that train ticket prices increase on 2 January, so if you want to save a couple of pounds book before that date.
The March business meeting will take place at The Beehive
The March social will start in the St Georges Vaults at 8pm before heading off to sample the other nearby pubs.
Members and non-members welcome.
In addition to the March ale amble Veronica is organising another outing to London on Wednesday 14th March . The destination this time is the last ever London Drinker Beer Festival.
She will be getting the 9.00 am National Express coach and returning on the 6.30 pm.
Contact Veronica if interested
The March Ale amble visits the Bristol Suburb of Bedminster.
Although there is only one pub in the GBG there are plenty of other interesting ones to visit.
We will get the 10.26 train out and return from Bristol Temple Meads around 6.08 pm
Current rail fare is £6.40 return with rail card to Bedminster
Gloucester Brewery are holding an Easter beer festival to run 30th March to 1st April.
The third instalment of our annual Easter beer festival sees a return to the perfect pairing of beer and sausages, with a huge range of both available you will be able to drink and eat your fill, try something you have never had before and creating your own pairings.
We will be stocking a range of 50+ Beers and Ciders over the weekend with something for every pallet.
We already have some awesome musicians lined up to bring you some great live music over the weekend and ramp up the party atmosphere.
Each day will be split into two sessions, running 12 noon – 5pm and 5:30pm-11pm.
- Souvenir glass
- £5 worth of drinks tokens
They have an early bird discount this year, so any tickets purchased before 12 noon on Feb 15th will have a £2 discount when people enter the code ‘EARLYBIRD’ at checkout.
Tickets can be purchased here:
April branch business meeting will take place at St Stephens Club.
All members are welcome to attend
Monthly social – venue TBA. Watch this space for more details
To celebrate 5th birthday of SPA they will be holding their first dedicated beer festival. In addition to the usual 9 beer pumps on the bar they will be serving beers from a festival stillage in our basement and lovely food either by outside barbecue or upstairs depending on the weather. Expect an exciting range of ales: probably 30ish cask ales over the weekend. Free Entry. More info to follow.