Tomorrow (Thursday) at 5 pm CAMRA’s Bexley branch will kick off their 10th Beer Festival at Old Dartfordians Cricket Club. The festival, which will be held in a large marquee and runs through Saturday 25th, will feature 80 cask ales, a selection of ciders, and hot and cold food…

Warning: this post has nothing to do with craft beer, craft breweries, urban hiking, or public transit. It has everything to do with emerging trends in British politics that in the coming months and years might positively impact the UK’s social and economic common good as well as its relationship with the EU and the USA…

This past weekend Mr & Mrs Fueled by Beer rode the rails up to the Black Country – England’s West Midlands. Our destination was the 18th Stourbridge Beer Festival presented by Stourbridge & Halesowen CAMRA. It was well worth the trip…

Back in February, in part 1 of my series “Outside the IDR“, I hinted that a new brewery might be in play at the Great Expectations on London Street. Well, the project is apparently coming to fruition and will be opening its doors at the end of this month…

By all accounts the recent Easter music & ale festival was a resounding success. The Lyndhurst, Retreat, and Eldon Arms pubs achieved their goals both individually and collectively. So much so that another festival is being discussed for later this year; most likely over the August Bank Holiday weekend…

After returning to the UK from 27 years of living abroad one of the first things I noticed was the presence of a strikingly beautiful but completely unfamiliar bird of prey soaring in the skies above my suburban neighborhood. Throughout my earlier 30+ years growing up and living in England I had never seen these […]

Tomorrow (Good Friday) the Lyndhurst, Retreat and Eldon Arms pubs kick off their Village Easter Music & Ale Festival…