Westmorland CAMRA Home Page

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

Westmorland CAMRA Socials

Westmorland CAMRA would like to remind members that there are socials being held, for which an indication of numbers would be useful for catering.

First on Saturday 26th July we will be holding the West Pennines Cider Pub of the Year and Cumbria Pub of the Year Presentations at the George and Dragon in Dent at about 16:00. This is going to be preceded with a Hike and Pint in Dentdale, with the minibus leaving Kendal bus station at 12 noon. Please let Tony Jackson know if you wish to attend.

Then on Monday 4th August the branch will be making a social visit to the Holme Social Club, the minibus leaves Kendal Bus Station at 19:00. Again please let Tony know if you wish to attend.

Westmorland CAMRA Awards

Westmorland CAMRA held its annual awards as part of the AGM. For all the details please see our facebook page, use the icon to the right.

David Prickett

Westmorland CAMRA has been saddened to learn of the death of our vice-chairman David Prickett after a short illness. David had also served as Branch Chairman and will be sadly missed. The branch would like to express its condolences to David's wife Lynne, his family and friends.

Westmorland CAMRA AGM

Westmorland CAMRA would like to remind members that the branch Annual General Meeting is taking place on Monday 12th May at the George and Dragon, Dent. A minibus is running from Kendal, see Tony Jackson for a place. More details are on the CAMRA events page.

Westmorland CAMRA Club of the Year 2014

Westmorland CAMRA is delighted to annouce that our club of the year is the Netherfield Cricket Club in Kendal. Congratulations to all concerned.

Westmorland CAMRA Pub of the Year 2014

Completing the set this year is the George and Dragon at Dent which has added the CAMRA Westmorland Pub of the Year 2014 to its growing list of awards. Congratulations to Gary and his team.

There were joint runners up in this years award, namely the Riflemans Arms in Kendal which was also runner up last year, and the Hawkshead Brewery Beer Hall in Staveley

Westmorland Beer Festival

Lakes and Ale


Pubco Petition

Pictorial History of Kendal Pubs

Its Better Down The Pub

Good Beer Guide

Lake District Pub Walks