Sunderland City centre pub steals the show at Pub Design Awards.

PRESS RELEASE from CAMRA HQ: City centre pub steals the show at Pub Design Awards The Dun Cow in Sunderland’s city centre scooped two awards in the National Pub Design Awards 2015, which are run by the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) in association with Historic England and the Victorian… Read more“Sunderland City centre pub steals the show at Pub Design Awards.”

North East Regional Pub & Club of the Year competition 2016

Regional Pub & Club of the Year competition 2016 The line-up for the CAMRA North East regional Pub of the Year competition: Golden Smog, Stockton on Tees (Cleveland CAMRA) Quakerhouse, Darlington (Darlington CAMRA) Old Elm Tree, Durham (Durham CAMRA, Durham city entry) Dun Cow, Seaton (Durham CAMRA, Durham county entry)… Read more“North East Regional Pub & Club of the Year competition 2016”

Champion Winter Beer of Britain 2016: Congratulations to Darwin Brewery

Earlier this week at the National Winter Beer Festival in Derby the judging of the Champion Winter Beer of Britain took place. Winter beers are those beers classified by CAMRA as “Porters”, “Stouts”, “Barley Wine Strong Old Ales” & “Old Ale Strong Milds” The full results are available on the… Read more“Champion Winter Beer of Britain 2016: Congratulations to Darwin Brewery”

Post-Sunderland Octoberfest 2015.

This year saw our 7th Sunderland Octoberfest take place over the period 8th to 10th October. While we still have to hold the usual post-festival meeting for the organising committee & have the final numbers to crunch we’ve gleaned enough so far to state we’re happy to declare the festival… Read more“Post-Sunderland Octoberfest 2015.”

CAMRA North East Region: Pub of the Year, Club of the Year & Cider Pub of the Year 2015 Results.

Pub of the Year: 1st:          Steamboat          (Sunderland  & South Tyneside CAMRA) 2nd:         Old Elm Tree      (Durham CAMRA) 3rd:         Quaker House   (Darlington CAMRA)   Cider Pub of the Year: 1st:          Tannery               (Tyneside & Northumberland CAMRA) 2nd:         Black Lion            (Durham CAMRA) 3rd:         Rat Race               (Cleveland CAMRA)   Club of the Year:… Read more“CAMRA North East Region: Pub of the Year, Club of the Year & Cider Pub of the Year 2015 Results.”