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Social Crawl of Marsden & Online Voting

On Monday 5th March 2012 we will be doing a Pub Crawl of Marsden.

We will start at 8pm at Marsden Socialist Club, Manchester Road, Marsden, HD7 6EW (map). We will on at 8:30pm to Marsden Liberal Club, Peel Street, Marsden, HD7 6EU (map). After that, onwards as the mood takes us.

Catch the 19:15 182 First Bus from Huddersfield Bus Station, or the 19:30 train from Huddersfield Railway Station.

We hope to see you there.

 

Also, please note that, for Branch Members only, online voting for Pub of the Year and Club of the Year are available in the Members’ Area. Online votes must be submitted before midnight on Monday 12th March 2012. You can also vote for Mild Pub of the Year and Mild Club of the Year, but the deadline for those is later,  in May.

Branch Meeting at Marsden Conservative Club on Monday 21st March

The next Branch meeting will be held at Marsden Conservative Club, Marsden, HD7 6DF (map)  (not the Tunnel End as previously advertised) at 8pm on Monday 21st March, 8pm.

Voting will take place for Pub of the Year, Club of the Year and Cider Pub of the Year. This year’s Oktoberfest Beer Festival will also be discussed.

Catch the 19:30 Northern train from Huddersfield Railway Station. Or, catch the 19:15 182 First Bus from Huddersfield Bus Station.

We hope to see you there.

News Update

Beer Festivals

There are several beer festivals coming up in the local area in the next couple of weeks.

  • Thu 10th – Sun 13th Mar, Shepherd’s Boy, Dewsbury
  • Fri 11th – Sun 13 th Mar, Gledholt Male Voice Choir, Heritage Mills, Oakes, Huddersfield
  • Wed 16th – Sun 20th, Star, Folly Hall, Huddersfield
  • Fri 18th – Sat 19th Mar, Denby Dale Lions, Pie Hall, Denby Dale

More details on the Diary page.

Pubs

The Slubbers Arms at Hillhouse has reopened under new management earlier this year, selling Taylors & guest beers.

On Fri 18th Mar, at the King’s Head, Huddersfield, as part of Huddersfield Literature Festival, Sir Les Patterson-Prescott will be hosting an open mic night! Tickets required. More details on the Diary page.

Breweries

  • Magic Rock Brewing in Oakes, Huddersfield will begin brewing in March 2011. The intention is to brew modern beers, inspired in part by US craft breweries.
  • The Two Roses Brewery in Barnsley will be operational from March 2011.  The brewery plans to brew a number of regular beers complemented during the year with seasonal beers.

Aletalk

The Spring issue of Aletalk should be appearing in pubs shortly. For the first time, it will be available in PDF format for download. To get it , see the Aletalk page.

March Branch Meeting

Please note that the Branch Meering at 8pm on Monday 21st March has had to be moved to Marsden Conservative Club. More info on the Diary page.

 

The brewery plans to brew a number of regular beers complemented during the year with seasonal beers.

Rail Ale Trail

On Saturday 10th July 2010, we will be having a Rail Ale Trail Social. We will assemble at Huddersfield station to catch the 11:31 stopping train to Leeds, alighting at Batley. The rest of the itinerary is as follows:

  • Huddersfield dep 1131
  • Batley arr 1149 Cellar Bar
  • Batley dep 1257
  • Dewsbury arr 1301 West Riding
  • Dewsbury dep 1406
  • Huddersfield arr 1416
  • Huddersfield dep 1430
  • Slaithwate arr 1437 Commercial
  • Slaithwaite dep 1537
  • Marsden arr 1545 Riverhead
  • Marsden dep 1645
  • Greenfield arr 1651 Railway
  • Greenfeld dep 1751
  • Stalybridge arr 1800 Station Buffet
  • On return, Kings Head and/or Head of Steam, Huddersfield
  • Download the full itinerary here

We hope that you will join us for all or part of the day.

Marsden Crawl, Mon 1st June

The branch will be holding a social crawl around Marsden on Monday 1st June
starting at 8pm at the Swan.

Please note that we were originally supposed to start at the Tunnel End, but the
pub will be closed on Monday, so we have had to change our plans.

We will then move on to the Conservative Club & the Riverhead.

Catch the 19:15 182 from Huddersfield Bus Station, or the 19:30 train from
Huddersfield Train Station.

We hope to see you there.