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39th SE ESSEX CAMRA BEER & CIDER FESTIVAL Freight House, Bradley Way, Rochford SS4 1BU (5 min walk from Rochford Rly Stn) SE Essex CAMRA present our 39th festival: the Rochford Beer & Cider Festival with 150 real ales plus cider/perry and international/craft beers + free soft drinks for designated drivers. Hot/cold food all sessions. Souvenir glass. Over 18s only. Open Noon to 10pm Wed – Sat (NEW HOURS). FREE entry to card carrying CAMRA members at all times; non-members £2 entry from 5pm on Thursday & Friday. Volunteers needed: please contact Sue  Event Times 21/11/2018, 12noon-10:00 pm 22/11/2018, 12noon-10:00 pm 23/11/2018, 12noon-10:00 pm 24/11/2018, 12noon-10:00 pm Harwich & Parkeston Winter Ale Festival 2018 Parkeston Railway Club, Hamilton Street, Parkeston, Essex CO12 4PQ. Nov 21-24 (Wed-Sat) (5 min walk from Harwich International Rly Stn). 40+ Real Ales plus Ciders/Wines and International Beers + free soft drinks for designated drivers. Hot and Cold Food most sessions. Souvenir glass. Open 5:00pm to 11:00pm Wed and 11:00am to 11:00pm Thurs – Sat. FREE entry to card carrying CAMRA members at all times - non-members £2.50 entry to all sessions. For further info, contact Judith Luesley or visit website. 4th Dec to 8th Dec (Tues-Sat) 35th PIGS EAR BEER AND CIDER FESTIVAL,  Nearest Rail: Hackney Central/Hackney Downs, Buses: 38, 48, 55, 106, 253, 254, 425, 488. Up to 230 Real Ales, Ciders, Perries, Foreign and Bottled Beers. Hot/Cold Food all sessions.  Open: 12noon-22:30 (Tues-Thurs), 23:00 (Fri/Sat) Admission: £3 (CAMRA members) ,  £5 Non-members [£8 CAMRA members season ticket]. Reduced admission Saturday £1[M]/£2[NM] while stocks last No U18’s. Assistance dogs only. Wheelchair access. Branch groups of 10+ members can get free entry by pre-booking. Contact Steve Hall. Volunteers Reqd – full details, and volunteering form, on this page. Follow us on Twitter: @pigsearcamra and  Pigs Ear Beer Festival 2019

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Provisionally booked dates for the 2019 festival from Tuesday December 3rd to Saturday December 7th 2019 Download a beer festival poster. Would you like to advertise in the Pigs Ear programme? Click here to find out how.
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The Festival will run from Tuesday   December 4th to Saturday December 8th.  PIGS EAR BEER FESTIVAL 2018               l dates: