Hall of Fame
Beer of the Year 2016
Tryst - Double Chocolate Porter
Pubs of the Year 2016
Overall The Crown, Biggar Glasgow The State Bar, Holland St. Dunbartonshire Ashton, Helensburgh
Pubs of the Year 2017
Lanarkshire The Vulcan, Coatbridge Argyll Creggans Inn, Strachur

Branch Events

This page gives a note of future events to look forward to.

If you know of something that's coming up that will be of interest to members please use the contact feature at the bottom of this page.

When Where What
Saturday 26th August @ 12:00Blackfriars, 36 Bell Street, GlasgowBefore the Scottish & Northern Ireland Branches meeting begins there will be a presentation and question and answer session held by representatives from Punch Taverns. This is a chance to hear their views on the workings of the pubs trade.
Saturday 26th August @ 1pmBlackfriars, 36 Bell Street, GlasgowScottish & Northern Ireland Branches (Regional Meeting + social afterwards)
Thursday 31 August @ 7.15pmStarting at the State Bar, 148 Holland Street, GlasgowAll CAMRA members are invited to welcome our branch's newest members, with a two-pub social. We will start at the State Bar from 19:15, have a couple of beers (new members who have joined between 31/8/16 and 31/8/17 will get their first beer free!) and then head on to the Henglers Circus just over the road on Sauchiehall Street.
Wednesday 6th September @ 7.30pmVenue TBABranch meeting.
Saturday 9th September, 2pm - 5pmGeordie's Byre, 103 Main Street, Ayr, KA8 8BULindsay Grant will be presenting a Tasting Course on Saturday 9th September, 2pm-5pm, in Geordie's Byre, Ayr. Whilst primarily aimed at members residing in the west of Scotland, members from any branch are welcome to apply. Applications to Lindsay at lindsay.grant4@gmail.com
Saturday afternoon, 23 SeptemberCove Burgh Hall, Shore Road, CoveSocial trip to Cove & Kilcreggan Real Ale Festival. See more details below.
Saturday 30 September, starting at 10am, finishing between 9 and 10pm.George Street, Glasgow (near the junction with John Street)Coach trip to present our Argyll Pub of the Year award to the Creggans Inn in Strachur. On the way we will visit some pubs on the Cowal peninsular and on the way back we will be passing Cairndow, Arrochar and Loch Lomondside. This is a rare opportunity to sample some excellent beer from pubs well away from the major public transport links. The cost is £15 per person. For more details, or to book your place on the bus please send an email to tom.ord@glasgowcamra.org.uk. Places are limited and will be offered on a "first come first served" basis.
Wednesday 4th October @ 7.30pmClockwork Beer Company, 1153-1155 Cathcart Road, GlasgowBranch meeting
Saturday afternoon 7th OctoberTroon Concert HallSocial trip to the Ayrshire Beer Festival - see blow for more details.
Saturday 28th October @ 12.00Loch Lomond Brewery, Block 1, Unit 5, Lomond Industrial Estate, AlexandriaVisit to Loch Lomond Brewery. Spaces are limited, click here to reserve your place. The cost will be £5 per person, with the money going to a local charity.
Tuesday 14th November @ 7.30pmGallus, 80 Dumbarton Road, GlasgowBranch meeting.

    CAMRA Beer Festivals in our region

Date Festival Venue
Thursday 5th - Saturday 7th October18th Ayrshire Real Ale FestivalTroon Concert Hall, South Beach, Ayr Street, Troon, KA10 6EF

    Non-CAMRA Beer Festivals Nearby

Date Festival Venue
Saturday 23 September from 12:00Cove & Kilcreggan Real Ale FestivalCove Burgh Hall, Shore Road, Cove. Transport options include the 10.13 No 18 First Bus from Glasgow to Helensburgh then Wilsons' 316 bus to Cove, or the 11.55 train from Glasgow Central to Gourock, the Kilcreggan Ferry and the Garelochhead 346 bus to Cove.

CAMRA Discounts

Kirky Puffer
50p vouchers sent to all CAMRA members
For the full list click here