Wakefield CAMRA

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Branch News

New OtoK at the printers

Our next magazine is at the printers so expect it to start appearing in pubs from next week.


Published: 08 August 2022

Revolutions Swoon wins another award!

Revolutions Swoon picked up another beer festival award with "Beer Of The Festival" from the public vote at Skipton Beer Festival. Pictured are Keighley & Craven CAMRA members (along with some Wakefield ones) presenting to Mark Seaman of Revolutions Brewing Co. outside in the sunshine at The Bradley Arms, North Featherstone on the 16th July.


Published: 17 July 2022

Polka Hop Pub Of The Season Presentation

Congratulations to Jane & Chris for winning the Spring Pub of Season vote. The pub on George Street has been transformed in to a premier real ale venue in recent years with 4 beers on hand pull, and occasionally a few other stronger ones on gravity from the cellar. There is keg craft beer also available. Pictured is Chairman Albert Bradbury presenting to Jane and Chris.


Published: 07 July 2022

Malcolm Bastow wins Tetley Dave Award

The latest recipient of our Tetley Dave award for services to real ale in the Wakefield District is Malcolm Bastow of Five Towns Brewery. The award was made by Chairman Albert Bradbury to Malcolm at the "Final Tap" takeover at Harry's Bar, Wakefield. With Malcolm retiring from full time brewing we wish him all the best for the future and say thank you for all the beers. The Tetley Dave award is made in memory of legendary Shoulder Of Mutton landlord Tetley Dave Parker.


Published: 18 June 2022