Welcome to the Web Site of the Chelmsford and Mid-Essex Branch of CAMRA - The Campaign for Real Ale
The Branch covers an area centred on Chelmsford and including the towns of Braintree and Witham.
Chelmsford WINTER Beer & Cider Festival 2014
Wednesday 19th February – Saturday 22nd February 2014
King Edward VI Grammar School (KEGS), Broomfield Road, CM1 3SX
New festival website address: www.chelmsfordbeerandciderfestivals.org.uk
Next Branch Social Event:
- 1st Walking Survey of Chelmsford Pubs for Good Beer Guide 2015 Route revealed on the night Wednesday 18th December 2013 8:00 pm
See the Branch Diary for more social events.
Upcoming CAMRA Beer Festivals in East Anglia
Twitter / chelmsfordCAMRA
- Saturday 5th October, 00:53 : Free entry to everyone at the Cider Fest on Saturday - loads left including Ales - Open from 12pm -Loaded Dice performing at 7:30pm!!!
- Friday 4th October, 19:00 : Stop Press!......Free Entry for student card holders tonight!!!
- Thursday 3rd October, 16:20 : Don't forget... Chelmsford's first cider festival starts tonight at 5pm!... fb.me/LTlD90lu
- Thursday 3rd October, 16:20 : Don't forget... Chelmsford's first cider festival starts tonight at 5pm!... fb.me/10eYeYVAZ
- Wednesday 2nd October, 22:16 : We're all set up and ready to open our first Cider festival from 5pm tomorrow at The Triangle Club, Duke St, Chelmsford - see you there!!
National CAMRA News
- Autumn Statement 2013: Pub industry to benefit from business rate cut
Last Thursday George Osborne’s Autumn Statement revealed positive steps forward for the pub industry as the Chancellor announced a string of measures to ease business rate burden on pubs.
- It's time for pubcos to reassess their approach - by Mike Benner
This piece by Mike Benner, CAMRA's Chief Executive, first appeared in the Publican's Morning Advertiser. Campaigning activity on pubco reform has intensified as the Government’s decision grows near. CAMRA
- Over 200 MPs back CAMRA’s Pubco Reform campaign
A total of 201 MPs have pledged their support for our Fair Deal for Your Local campaign. Thanks to the commitment of 7715 CAMRA members who have lobbied their
- Please help CAMRA lobby Vince Cable to do the right thing on Pubco Reform
The Government is set to announce their response to the pubco reform consultation in a matter of weeks. Your support in getting us this far has made all the difference.
- CAMRA launches campaign material to celebrate beer tax win
CAMRA officially launched new celebration material at a popular parliamentary pub event last night that thanked MPs and Ministers who made a difference by the scrapping of the beer duty