What’s On

As from June, we’ll slowly be re-introducing some of our favourite stuff:

Richards’ Quiz

2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month. (July) Come down and win a £20 bar tab.

Coalition Poetry Night

Last Thursday of the month (starting 24th June). Come down and read, listen and enjoy a pint or two.


1st Friday of the month (July) our favourite acoustic music night. Singer / songwriters showcasing their own material. Organised by Leaf Promotions.


In July (11th), we host the re-scheduled Dutch beer tasting. this is a sold out event, so no more tickets are available.

October 24th (Sunday). A tasting of Trappist and Abbey beers – can you tell the difference? John Clarke will lead you through the tasting of 6 beers, 2 Dubbel, 2 Tripel and 2 Quadrupel. Also included will be cheese and biscuits, including some Trappist cheese if we can lay our hands on any. Seats are £25 each and available now from the Tap.

December the 12th, (Sunday)– Our Christmas Ales tasting is immensely popular and sells out in record time. Cost is £30 per person, including 6 beers plus cheese and. biscuits and Christmas cake. Seats are available now, from the Tap. Strictly payment with order.

Monsters Weekend

The ultimate tap takeover, when our friends up at Torrside Brewing deliver all the lovely beer they’ve saved for us. Always some exclusive casks, saved specially for these events.

Later in the year, we have a second “Monsters”, which will be held on the weekend 1-3 October. Free entry as usual, just turn up and have a good time.