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23 Oct 2014

14th Twickenham Beer & Cider Fest

23-25 Oct. 65 cask beers, cider and perry. Thur/Fr 12 noon-10.30pm; Sat 12 noon-9pm. £2-£3, CAMRA members £2 all sessions.

Venue: York House, Richmond Rd, Twickenham, Mddx (5 mins train station)
Date/time: 23.10.14, 8.00am

23 Oct 2014

Falmouth Beer Fest

23-25 Oct.. 200+ real ales, 60+ ciders andpPerries. European bottled beers, fruit wines. Hot/cold food all sessions. Wheelchair access. Folk, R&B all sessions. Thur 8-11pm; Fri/Sat 11-11. £4 all sessions, CAMRA members £250.

Venue: Princess Pavilion, Melvill Rd (5 mins from train station)
Date/time: 23.10.14, 8.00am

23 Oct 2014

28th Swindon Beer Fest

23-25 Oct. 100+ beers and cider and perry. Thur 6pm-11pm (£5); Fri 6pm-11pm (£10); Sat 11am-7pm (£4). £2 beer tokens for CAMRA members. Food all sessions.

Venue: STEAM Museum, Fire Fly Ave, Swindon, Wilts
Date/time: 23.10.14, 8.00am

24 Oct 2014

Chesterfield Market Beer Fest

24-25 Oct. 35 beers from Derbyshire and S Yorkshire. 11am-4pm both days. Tickets on door, 6.30-11pm, ticket only. £1 lunch, £3 eve.

Venue: Assembly Rooms, Market Hall
Date/time: 24.10.14, 9.00am

24 Oct 2014

Independent Salford Beer Festival

24-25 Oct. Fri/Sat: 11.30-4.30 £3.50; 6-11 £3.50. Book tickets and full info :

Venue: St Sebastian's Community Centre, Salford M6
Date/time: 24.10.14, 12.00pm

27 Oct 2014

37th Norwich Beer Fest

27 Oct-1 Nov. 220 real ales, 40 ciders and perries. 100+ botlled beers from around the world. Mon 5.30pm-11pm; Tue-Thur 11.30-2.30pm, 5.30-11pm; Fri 11.30pm-3pm, 5.30-11pm; Sat 11.30pm-3pm, 6-11pm. £1-£3. CAMRA members free.

Venue: St Andrews & Blackfrairs Halls
Date/time: 27.10.14, 9.00am

29 Oct 2014

Birmingham Beer Fest

29 Oct-1 Nov. New venue. Wed 6-10pm; Thur-Sat 11am-10pm. Tickets from £2.50, CAMRA members free all sessions. Pub games, live entertainment. Beer talks & tastings with Roger Protz: Friday 31 Oct 6pm and 8pm Saturday 1 Nov 12 noon and 2pm. Book tickets for this and other events:

Venue: New Bingley Hall, 1 Hockley Circus, 10 mins walk from Jewellry Quarter station)
Date/time: 29.10.14, 9.00am

29 Oct 2014

40th Sheffield Steel City Beer & Cider Fest

29 Oct-1 Nov. Beers from local breweries, big selection of cider. Pub games and live music. Pay on door. Wed 5-11pm; Thur 5-11pm; Fri 12 noon-5pm, 5-11pm. Sat 12 noon-11pm. £1-£4, CAMRA members free.

Venue: Kelham Island Museum, Alma St, Sheffield
Date/time: 29.10.14, 9.00am

29 Oct 2014

Launch Of Britain's Beer Revolution

Launch of Britain's Beer Revolution

29 Oct. 7m. Roger Protz and Adrian Tierney-Jones will launch their new book Britain's Beer Revolution with a choice of beers from London breweries. Waterstone's, 203-206 Piccadilly, London W1, few yards from Piccadilly Circus Underground station. Free event but reserve place:

Venue: Waterstone's, Piccadilly
Date/time: 29.10.14, 10.00am

30 Oct 2014

2nd South Normanton Beer & Cider Fest

30 Oct-2 Nov. 50+ real ales, cider and perry. Thur 7-11; Fri/Sat 11-11;, Sun 12 noon-2pm. £3, free to CAMRA members. Blues band.

Venue: Post Mill Centre, Market St, S Normanton, Derbyshire
Date/time: 30.10.14, 9.00am