CAMRA celebrates 30 years of campaigning for real cider and perry.
The Chancellor announced that the duty exemption for small cider producers would be upheld, helping to ensure the preservation of real cider producers across the UK.
A petition with over 20,000 signatures was presented to 10 Downing Street asking the Government to reject EU calls for increased duty on small UK cider producers.
Cider, a book celebrating real cider in the UK, was published.
The 'Real Cider Sold Here' sticker scheme was launched to help highlight pubs serving real cider and perry.
The first National Cider Pub of the Year was announced. Increasing numbers of pubs continue to compete for this award each year, with the winner being announced each October.
The first month-long celebration of real cider and perry was held. We now encourage everyone to celebrate real cider and perry each May and October.
The Pomona Award was established to recognise outstanding achievements in the promotion of real cider and perry
The first of four major cider and perry exhibitions was held in London.