Here is the latest CAMRA branch news and local pubs and breweries news.
- Local Pub news
Thursday 22 February 2018
Indian Brewery to open in Solihull
The Indian Brewery (Livery Street, Birmingham) is to open a second restaurant in Station Road, Solihull in August
The Saddlers to reopen as The Tap & Tandoor
The team behind Zindiya in Moseley will open an Indian Gastro Pub in April. It will serve a range of craft beers alongside traditional Indian grilled dishes and curry. See https://www.birminghammail.co.uk/whats-on/food-drink-news/team-behind-zindiya-open-indian-14263692
Lady Lane Wharf Closed
The Lady Lane Wharf is closed. No details available regarding its future
2018 Branch Pub of year
The Branch pub of the year is the Ale Rooms.
- Local Pub News
Friday 22 December 2017
The Masons Arms The Masons Arms in Solihull High Street has now reopened following refurbishment. Real ale available was UBU, Pedigree and Green King IPA
Revolution Bar The Revolution Bar has now opened in Station road Solihull in the former Jimmy Spices. No real ale
Missoula(High Street Solihull) now sells real ale - Doom Bar and a Silhill Beer.
Met Bar(Warwick Road, Solihull) is to reopen as Esabella's restaurant https://www.facebook.com/esabellas/
- Local Pub news
Tuesday 7 November 2017
The Masons Arms The Masons Arms in Solihull High Street is having a refurbishment.
Loungers The Bristol owners of Desco Lounge in Shirley is to open a new Bar in Solihull High street in a former shoe shop. It is expected to sell real ale.
SamoanJoes The Met Bar is to reopen as SamoanJoes. No real ale.
The Sadlers Arms This closed pub has apparently now been sold.
- Winged Spur Reopening on Sunday 5th November
Sunday 5 November 2017
The Winged Spur in Ullenhall (Winged Spur ) reopens on Sunday 5 November at 13.00. There will be 4 real ales (including Doom Bar) and a free buffet. Solihull CAMRA members are welcome. Please make yourself known to Jason the landlord. It is his first pub and will make you welcome. We wish him success
- Red Lion Earlswood Closing for reburbishment
Monday 2 October 2017
The Red Lion Earlswood (Red Lion) will be closed from 2nd to 8th October for refurbishment
- Durham Ox
Tuesday 19 September 2017
The Durham Ox was bought by a small local company Suburban Inns earlier this year and is therefore no longer part of the Green King Old English Inns group. Plans are in place to refurbish the pub to make it a true local country pub. Three real ales are currently on offer from the local Church Farm Brewery.
- 2018 Good Beer Guide out today
Thursday 14 September 2017
The 2018 CAMRA Good Beer Guide is out today. See national CAMRA website ( link on the left) or your local bookshop for a copy.
- The Champion Beer of Britain Voting
Friday 1 September 2017
This year’s voting window for the Champion Beer of Britain Competition (CBOB) is now open, and will close at midnight on 1st November. The voting site can be accessed by CAMRA members at: http://www.cbobvoting.org.uk