CAMRA's Key Campaigns


Stop tax killing beer and pubs


Secure an effective government support package for pubs


Encourage more people to try a range of real ales, ciders and perries


To raise the profile of pub-going and increase the number of people using pubs regularly

Real Ale & Cider Awards

​Champion Beer of Britain

The winners of the 2018 Champion Beer of Britain award were announced on the opening day of the Great British Beer Festival at Olympia London.

Champion Winter Beer of Britain

The Champion Winter Beer of Britain competition is hosted at CAMRA's Great British Beer Festival Winter. This competition focuses on the rare styles usually brewed in winter months.

Champion Bottled Beer of Britain

The Champion Bottled Beer of Britain award is presented to the best example of real ale in a bottle (bottle conditioned beer) as selected by a panel of experts.

Champion Beer of Scotland

The Champion Beer of Scotland award highlights the rich brewing culture in Scotland and is presented at the annual Scottish Real Ale Festival.

Champion Beer of Wales

The Champion Beer of Wales award is judged and presented at the Great Welsh Beer & Cider Festival.

National Cider & Perry Championship

National Cider & Perry Championship Winners 2018 Cider GOLD - Harry's Scrummage (Somerset) SILVER - Whin Hill, Browns (Norfolk) BRONZE - Orgasmic, White Jersey (Herefordshire) ...

Pub & Club Awards


Branch Pub Of The Year Winners

Branch Pub of the Year Winners

CAMRA has released in full the winners of its local pubs of the year to showcase the diversity and innovation of Britain's locals at the start of its new campaign - Community Pubs Month - to drive footfall into pubs and spread awareness of the nation's historic pub industry.

Award winning pubs (current winners)



New Inn Ale House & Kitchen, Biggleswade

Three Cups, Bedford

Black Lion, Leighton Buzzard 

Queens Head, Wokingham
Nag's Head, Reading
White Hose, Hedgerley 
Rowbarge, Woolhampton 

Wetherspoon, Central Milton Keynes

Red Lion, Histon  
Drayman's Son, Ely
King of the Belgians, Hartford 
The Letter B, Whittlesey


Telfords Warehouse, Chester

Royal Oak, Weston Village 

Egerton Arms, Little Budworth 

Tap & Bottle, Knutsford

The Bhurtport Inn, Aston

The Old Ale House, Truro
The Kings Arms, Hawcoat, Barrow in Furness
Drovers Rest, Monkhill
The Factory Tap, Kendal 
Gosforth Hall Inn, Gosforth
White Hart, Bargate
Artisan Cafe/Bar, Ashbourne
Arkwright Arms, Sutton cum Duckmanton
Brunswick Inn, Derby
Miner's Arms, Hundall
Burnt Pig, Ilkeston
Druid Inn, Birchover
Queens Arms, Glossop

Tom Cobley, Spreyton
Red Lion, Exbourne
The Foxhound Inn, Brixton
Rugglestone, Widecombe in the Moor
Drift Microbar, Poole
Saxon Arms, Stratton, nr Dorchester
The Quaker House, Darlington
The Victoria Inn, Durham
The Smith's Arms, Chester-Le-Street
The Golden Smog, Stockton-on-Tees

The Hop Beer Shop, Chelmsford 
New Inn, Colchester
Compasses, Great Totham
Red Lion, Belchamp Otten
Mawsons, Southend on Sea
White Hart, Weeley
White Hart Inn, Grays 
Gloucestershire & Bristol

The Jolly Brewmaster, Cheltenham 
The Drapers Arms, Bishopston
The Salutation, Ham
Bakers Arms, Broad Campden

The George, Alton 
Wonston Arms, Wonston
 Bookshop Alehouse, Southampton
The Alma, Linton 

Valiant Trooper, Aldbury 
Rising Sun, High Wych 
Red Lion, Preston, Hitchin
The Mermaid, St Albans 
The Land Of Liberty, Peace & Plenty, Long Ln, Heronsgate, Rickmansworth
Isle of Wight
Castle Inn, Sandown
The Bowl Inn, Ashford 
The New Inn, Canterbury
The Lanes, Dover
The Queen, South Darenth
The Paper Mill, Sittingbourne
The Flower Pot, Maidstone
Past & Present, Gillingham 
Fuggles Beer Café, Tunbridge Wells
The London Tavern, Margate


The Cricketers, Ormskirk 

Pump & Truncheon, Blackpool

Malt & Hops, Chorley 

Three Mariners, Lancaster 

New Inn, Clitheroe                                                                                                                      

Queens Head, Hinckley
Real Ale Classroom, Leicester
White Hart, Loughborough
Boat, Melton Mowbray
Geese & Fountain, Croxton Kerrial

Blacksmiths Arms, Skendleby
The Elm Cottage, Gainsborough
Green Man, Ropsley
Nottingham House Hotel, Cleethorpes
Dambusters Inn, Scampton
The White Hart, Ludford
White Swan, Barton-upon-Humber

Greater London
Greyhound, Keston 
The Hope, Carshalton 
Mirth, Marvel and Maud, Walthamstow
Olde Mitre Inne, Barnet
The Wenlock Arms, Hoxton 
Mason's Arms, Teddington 
Long Pond, Eltham
Upminster TapRoom, Upminster
The Star Tavern, Belgravia
The Grosvenor, Hanwell 
The Antelope, Surbiton
Penny Farthing, Crayford

Greater Manchester
Bunburies, Bolton 
Brink, Central Manchester
Fleece Inn, Mossley 
Flying Horse, Rochdale 
Malt Dog, Salford
Travellers Rest, South-east Lancashire
Chiverton Tap, Cheadle Hulme 
Pi, Altrincham 
Bulls Head, Poynton 
Wigan Central, Wigan 
Cask, Stoneycroft
Tap and Bottles, Southport  
Cricketers Arms, St Helens
Lazy Landlord, Liscard

Old Kings Head, Brockdish
Kings Head, Norwich 
Kings Arms, Shouldham  

Towcester Mill Brewery Tap, Towcester
The Office, Morpeth
Brown Cow, Mansfield
Just Beer, Newark
Mallard, Worksop
Poppy & Pint, West Bridgford
Horse & Plough, Bingham
Cross Keys, Thame 
Red Lion, Horley 
Seven Stars on the Green, Marsh Boldon 
Fleur de Lys, East Hagbourne
Royal Oak, Wantage
Fox, North Luffenham 
Railwaymans Arms, Bridgnorth 
Red Lion, Market Drayton 
Prince of Wales, Shrewsbury 
White Hart, Shifnal 

The Crossways Inn, West Huntspill
Bird in Hand, Henstridge
Dog Inn, Burton-on-Trent
Cross Keys, Hednesford 
George and The Dragon, Gnosall
Horse & Jockey, Lichfield
The Holy Inadequate, Stoke-on-Trent
Earl Grey Inn, Leek
Dog & Partridge, Marchington 
The Crown Joule's, Codsal

White Horse, Sweffling 
Stanford Arms, Lowestoft
The Dove, Bury St. Edmunds 
Garland, Redhill
Wheatsheaf, Esher
Thyme at the Tavern, Chertsey
Jolly Sailor, Farnham
East Sussex
Brighton Beer Dispensary, Brighton 
Tower, St Leonards-on-Sea

West Sussex
Anchored, Worthing 
Anchor Tap, Horsham 
Inglenook, Pagham 
Tyne & Wear
The Steamboat, South Shields
The Free Trade Inn, Newcastle upon Tyne 

Wild Boar, Warwick 
Lord Hop, Nuneaton 
Rugby Tap, Rugby
The Norman Knight, Whichford 
West Midlands
Inn on the Green, Birmingham 
Old Bakery, Kenilworth 
Cat Inn, Enville 
Pup & Duckling, Solihull
Waggon & Horses, Halesowen 
The Fountain, Walsall 
Beacon Hotel, Sedgley 

The Castle, Bradford on Avon
The Three Crowns, Chippenham
Red Lion, Cricklade
Wyndham Arms, Salisbury
Weavers Real Ale House, Kidderminster 
The Swan Inn, Chaddesley Corbett
The Plough, Worcester
 Coach & Horses, Harvington

East Yorkshire
Whalebone, Kingston upon Hull
Butchers Dog, Driffield 
Goodmanham Arms, Goodmanham
North Yorkshire
Infant Hercules, Middlesbrough
Little Ale House, Harrogate
George & Dragon, Hudswell
Sun Inn, Pickering
Stumble Inn, Scarborough 
Waggon & Horses, York 
South Yorkshire
Arcade Alehouse, Barnsley 
Doncaster Brewery Tap, Doncaster
Baxter Arms, Fenwick 
The Beehive, Harthill
Kelham Island Tavern, Kelham Island
West Yorkshire
Record Cafe, Bradford
Cross Keys, Siddal
West Riding Refreshment Rooms, Dewsbury 
King's Head, Huddersfield
White Horse, Emley 
King's Arms, Silsden
Kirkstall Bridge Inn, Kirkstall
Black Rock, Wakefield 




Bridge End Inn, Ruabon 
Bay Hop, Colwyn Bay
Mold Ale House, Mold

Friends Arms, Carmarthen

Bridge End Inn, Llanychaer
Druid Inn, Goginan

Queen's Head, Chepstow
Queen's Head, Cwmyoy

Torrent Walk Hotel, Dolgellau

Mid Glamorgan
Pencelli Hotel, Treorchy
New Inn, Bwlch
Arvon Ale House, Llandrindod Wells

South Glamorgan 
Hopbunker, Cardiff 
Golden Lion, Penarth

West Glamorgan
Queen's Hotel, Swansea
Pontardawe Inn, Pontardawe



Speedwell Bar, Dundee 

Wellingtons Bar, Ayr

Aberdeen & Grampian
Redgarth, Oldmedrum

Dumfries & Galloway
Cavens Arms, Dumfries

Edinburgh & the Lothians
Volunteer Arms (Staggs), Musselburgh

Kingdom of Fife
Hillend Tavern, Hillend

Crown Inn, Biggar

Loch Lomond, Stirling & the Trossachs
Volunteer Arms (Staggs), Musselburgh

Bridge Inn, Peebles

Callum's, Johnstone

Ross and Cromarty
Kinlochewe Hotel (Beinn Eighe Bar), Kinlochewe

West Lothian
Corbie Inn, Bo'ness


Nothern Ireland

Country Antrim
Crown Liquor Saloon, Belfast

Channel Islands
Mermaid Tavern, Herm

Lamplighter, St Helier

Isle of Man
White House Hotel, Peel