27th Cambridge Beer Festival

Cambridge City Football Ground

Behind the Westbrook Centre, off Milton Road (Mitcham's Corner end).

Monday 22nd May - Saturday 27th May 2000

Organised by the Campaign for Real Ale, Cambridge & District Branch

Festival Programme : The Beer List : The Cheese List : Entertainment
Champion Beers & Cider

WorldPay plc - the quick and easy way to sell online Sponsors of the music, the advertising and the trade session.

[logo]The Festival charity is Get Kids Going! Turning dreams into reality
Sport and mobility for disabled children.
Cambridge Round Table are providing assistance with collections.

Opening hours:
Mon: 5pm-10.30pm (trade session 4-5pm)
Tue-Fri: 11am-3pm, 5pm-10.30pm
Sat: 11am-10.30pm
Last entry 10.00pm.

Admission: 2.00 after 6pm
Free for CAMRA and CURAS members with card
Concessions for designated drivers (free soft drink vouchers)
Due to the nature of the venue, anyone with unsuitable or unsafe footwear will be refused entry. This includes bare feet or rollerskates.

For further information about the Festival, please contact the organiser, Shaun Marsh.

Volunteers wanted!

The Festival is staffed entirely by volunteers. If you'd like to help out, whether just for a few hours one evening or throughout the week, you will be most welcome. Help for the set-up and clear-away will be particularly appreciated.

The Staffing Officer is Anthea Andrews (contact details). If you're interested, please fill in the Staffing Form (the printed edition of the Spring 2000 ALE also has a staffing form).

As a volunteer, you get cheap beer and for each session you work a meal voucher.

Set-up begins on Thursday 18th May and clear-up lasts until the Tuesday after Bank Holiday Monday 29th May.

Beers, Ciders & Perries

Around 120 draught beers (at least 50% being East Anglian) are on order, plus bottled beers, ciders and perries.


The same much-loved selection of fine cold meat, cheese, fresh bread and so on.


Ricky Howlett
Rob Jackson & Warren Malone
St Matthews Primary School Maypole Dancers
Mark Jones & Anthony Burgess
Richard Ecclestone
Saturday afternoon
Cambridge City Football Club are sponsoring free coaching by their players for children.
(4pm) Black Thunder / Q103 (didn't turn up)

Cambridge & District CAMRA
Page last updated 29-May-2000