News

  • Club of the year presentation Friday 1 June 2018

    Barnsley CAMRA recently held a presentation evening to award the Wortley Men’s Club with our branch 2018 Club of the Year award. The club over recent year has won a host awards at branch, regional and national levels. It has become a firm favourite with Barnsley CAMRA members due to its friendly welcome and most important its excellent cask ales and traditional cider. The success is down t the hard work of steward and stewardess Nigel and Teressa Pickering along with their passionate staff and supportive committee. As well as serving an excellent pint the club also hosts regular events including a huge beer festival each year. This year’s festival runs from the 6th – 8th of July and is a must visit for any cask ale lover. Barnsley CAMRA would like to pass on our huge congratulations to everyone at the Club and thanks for a superb evening. The club will now go forward into the Yorkshire regional Club competition.

  • Elsecar Heritage Railway Beer Festival Friday 4 May 2018

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    Barnsley CAMRA and EHR
    Real Ale and Cider Festival

    The Beer Festival runs from:
    Friday 4th May (11am) till Monday 7th May (6pm)

    Elsecar Heritage Railway Yard

    FREE Admission

    Live Entertainment (not Friday)

    Train Rides, Tombola

    Over a Hundred Drinks on offer

    Hot and Cold Food, Soft Drinks

  • Real Ale in Woolley Tuesday 1 May 2018

    Real ale is now being served at Woolley Cricket Club, great news for the village drinkers.

  • Victoria Hotel, Cudworth Thursday 12 April 2018

    The Victoria Hotel in Cudworth reopened its doors in April after a large refurbishment by its new owners Craft Beer Co. The pub had for some time stopped selling cask John Smiths as the regulars were happy to drink the smooth version of the beer. Now things have changed and the real ale on offer is Timothy Taylor’s Landlord. So call in for a jar or two next time your in the area.

    Victoria Hotel, WhatPub.

  • New micro pub opens in Oxspring Friday 30 March 2018

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    A new micro pub has opened in Oxspring. The Smithy Arms on Bower Hill offers a range of cask ales along with a warming fire.






  • New micro pub set to open in town Friday 30 March 2018

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    A new micro pub that is set to open on Wednesday 18th April will open for a sneaky peek on Sunday 15th 12 noon till 10pm. The Tipsy Cow is located at the entrance to the Gateway Plaza complex and will offer a range of cask ales, Craft beers and a gin.

    Developments at this new micro bar can be followed on the Tipsy Cow Facebook Page.

  • Higham Cricket Club Thursday 29 March 2018

    Higham Cricket club now has a new clubhouse. The clubhouse offers Cask Ale currently from local breweries Two Roses & Jolly Boys.

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