Westmorland CAMRA Home Page

Home page of the Westmorland Branch of the Campaign for Real Ale.

Westmorland CAMRA Christmas Social

The Westmorland CANRA Christmas Social is to be held at the Watermill in Ings on Friday 11th December 2015 from 7.30pm. The buffet will be £10 per head, but free transport to and from Kendal will be provided.

Please let Tony Jackson (015394 47845/07497 005827) a.jackson52@btinternet.com know if you wish to attend, so we know the numbers for the catering.

New Brewery Tap for Kendal

Kendal has a new brewery tap, namely the Factory Tap on Aynam Road. This is the tap for the Bowness Bay brewery who have recently moved into the Factory site (the old Greenacres Carpet factory), with a guest ale also expected to be available.

Breweries of Cumbria Poster

We now have copies of the latest version of the Breweries of Cumbria Poster available. More details here.

Westmorland Beer Festival

The 2015 Westmorland Beer Festival was held between 30th September to 3rd October 2015, we hope you enjoyed it you came.

The winner of the Best in Westmorland award was Swan Black by Bowness Bay Brewery.

The planning has already started for next year, more details will appear when they are known. If you would like to be involved in the planning, please let us know, using the email link at the bottom of the page.

Westmorland CAMRA Pub of the Year 2015

The Orange Tree, Kirkby Lonsdale

Westmorland CAMRA is delighted to announce that their 2015 Pub of the Year is the Orange Tree in Kirkby Lonsdale.

It becomes the third pub in the branch to have won the award two times or more, congratulations to the team.

Westmorland CAMRA Cider and Perry Pub of The Year 2015

Mortal Man, Troutbeck

The Westmorland CAMRA Cider and Perry Pub of the Year for 2015 is the Mortal Man at Troutbeck near Windermere. Many congratulations to the team there.

Lakes and Ale


Westmorland Beer Festival

Pictorial History of Kendal Pubs

Its Better Down The Pub

Good Beer Guide

Lake District Pub Walks