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CAMRA West Cumbria Real Ale Guides

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The following are additions or changes that have or will need to be taken into account in the next edition(s) of the relevant guides.

COCKERMOUTH - October Edition published. Hunters and Spotted Pig, Papcastle are no longer serving Real Ale.

BORDERING COCKERMOUTH - Old Posting House, Deanscales recently refurbished. Now has three handpumps.                                                 Will be re-surveyed for currency.

KESWICK - Legends Sports Bar to be removed, has reverted to being a Thai restaurant and no longer serves real                  ale. Cafe Bar 26 and Keswick Park Hotel now serving Real Ale. To be surveyed.

OUTER KESWICK - July Edition published.

MARYPORT, ASPATRIA & SOLWAY COAST - Middle Tap and Phoenix Tap, Maryport, Last Man Inn, Plumbland                                                                      and Old Mill Inn, Dearham to be removed. No longer serving Real                                                                     Ale.

WORKINGTON AREA - The CONSERVATIVE CLUB is apparently open to visitors, who can be signed in. They have Keswick beers as alternative to their lost Yates. Premises be included in the next edition of the Guide. The former COMMERCIAL INN has re-opened as the SOUL SUITE with a Jennings Bitter as a regular real ale and a changing guest. The WELL is no longer serving Real Ale.

WHITEHAVEN - July Edition published. Howgate (Brewers Fayre) is no longer serving Real Ale.

A595 HENSINGHAM TO GOSFORTH - Richmond, Hensingham is currently closed.  Bar at the Blackbeck Hotel,                                                           Beckermet is understood not to open on Saturdays and Sundays. Royal                                                                      Oak, Beckermet is closed.


A595 HOLMROOK TO WABERTHWAITE - August Edition published.

A5086 ROWRAH TO EGREMONT - September Edition published.

This page updated 26 January 2018.