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Welcome to the website of the Southern Hampshire branch of CAMRA, the Campaign for Real Ale. If you'd like to know more about us and what we do, please visit our About Us page. If you'd like to receive our low-volume emails, then please join one of our Mailing Lists.

The latest news of our activities locally and CAMRA's activities nationally are described below.

Local News

  Hop Press 80 Spring 2016 Hop Press is out
Over 3000 copies of our branch magazine are being delivered to our local pubs, but you can read it now, on-line here.
Posted by Pete Horn on 27/04/2016

  Vibrant Forest celebrates two years and fesitval second place Vibrant Forest Celebrates Two Years and Festival Award
The Vibrant Forest Brewery in Bowling Green (near Lymington) celebrated its second anniversary. CAMRA gave it another reason to celebrate with Branch Chairman Deric Payne and Social Secretary Andy Burrows presenting brewer Kevin Robinson with an award. Vibrant Forest's Salted Liquorice Stout came second in the Winchester Real Ale and Cider Festival's Beer of the Festival competition.
Posted by Alex Presland on 23/04/2016

  A view of the Royal Oak, Fritham Royal Oak, Fritham is Southern Hampshire CAMRA's Pub of the Year 2016
The Royal Oak, Fritham is Southern Hampshire CAMRA's Pub of the Year 2016, following assessment against CAMRA's national Pub of the Year scoring criteria (which will also be used in the regional and national competitions). The four finaists, selected by CAMRA members before the judging, also included: Guide Dog, Southampton; Butcher's Hook, Southampton; and Waterloo Arms, Southampton. A formal presentation of this award will be announced in due course.
Posted by Alex Presland on 09/03/2016

Previous local news can be found in our Local News Archive.


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