East London Ale Trail (Fair Weather Rerun)

Ever suckers for punishment, Mr & Mrs Fueled by Beer will be leading a “fair weather rerun” of the East London Ale Trail on Saturday 7th July. This essentially repeats the event we ran back in March whose attendance was negatively impacted by the “Beast from the East”. As before we’ll meet at Whitechapel station… Continue reading


6th Gloucester CAMRA Beer Festival

Gloucester CAMRA is all set to hold their 6th annual beer festival at the beautiful Blackfriars Priory events venue on Friday and Saturday, 27th and 28th April 2018; and it almost wasn’t going to happen (read about it). Mr & Mrs Fueled by Beer last attended in 2014 for the 2nd event and we were mightily impressed. Our return visit is long overdue…

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A Fueled by Beer Field Trip: Hackney (Part 5)

It’s been a while since we revisited the brewpubs and taprooms of East London so to remedy this Mr & Mrs Fueled by Beer recently braved the “Beast from the East” to lead a group on an East London Ale Trail. Drawing from our previous field trips to Hackney in 2014 and 2015 this latest trail provides a nice overview of the latest developments… Continue reading

INNformal Brewery at The Five Bells Wickham

As a predominantly rural branch West Berkshire CAMRA is blessed with some excellent country pubs. Among them is the Five Bells at Wickham, voted the Central Southern England Pub of the Year for 2014, which earned it a spot in the top 16 pubs nationwide. Naturally it’s been on the Fueled by Beer radar for some time; this past weekend we braved the wilds of Wickham to check it out…

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