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37th Derby City Charter Summer Beer Festival
Dates and Times Announced!!
The 2014 Derby City Charter Summer Beer Festival will be held from 9th July to the 13th July 2014 at the Assembly Rooms, Market Place, Derby.
Wed 9th July 18:00 to 23:00
Thur 10th July 11:00 to 23:00
Fri 11th July 11:00 to 23:00
Sat 12th July 11:00 to 23:00
Sun 13th July 11:00 to 23:00
The next organising meeting for the 2014 Derby City Charter Beer Festival will be held on 8th January 2014. With staff appointed we now start to paint the picture of what the festival will be like. The theme will be chosen and the Chairman and Treasurer will report if they have scraped enough coppers out of long lost barrels to pay for the marquee you all want. This should leed to discussion on the layout and general feel we wish to achieve. So if you want to get involved come along - all welcome no matter how much time you can spare.
36th Derby City Charter Summer Beer Festival.
Russell (Chairman) and the Beer King greet the Mayor and open the festival.
At 18:30 on Wednesday the gates opened for the already formed queue and in they came. We will now look for our sanity, find some sleep and seek all the figures.
The theme for the festival was John Whitehurst FRS, an eminent clockmaker and scientist who was born 300 years ago and lived in Derby.
CBoB East Midlands:
The local East Midlands competitions for the Champion Beer of Britian were held on Wednesday and we are pleased to announce the following results:
Golden Ales: 1st - Brewsters Hophead, 2nd - Thornbridge Kipling, 3rd - Blue Monkey BG Sips.
Speciality: 1st - Peak Ales Chatsworth Gold, 2nd - Spire Sgt Pepper Stout, 3rd - Oldershaw Regal Blonde.
East Midlands Champion Beer
1st - Batemans Salem Porter, 2nd - Castle Rock Screech Owl, 3rd - Grainstore Rutland Beast.
Congratulations to all the brewers involved.
33613 pint of real ale sold.
111 tubs of cider and perry (around 3996 pints).
2464 bottles on continental beer.
369 pints of continental beer on tap.
10227 attendees (up from 9412 last year).
124 new CAMRA members joined.
5616 pints of beer restocked Friday night/Saturday morning.
Saturday: 3 Eyed Fox (Acoustic Folk/Rock trio) www.3eyedfox.com, Rip It Up (Rock n Roll), Joint Honours www.jointhonours.com, The Legendary Steaming Isaacs www.facebook.com/thesteamingisaacs, Backline Blues www.myspace.com/backlineblues.
Sunday: Blues Town (Rock/Blues).
For further information contact Russ Gilbert on 07909 967142 or email email@example.com