2016 AGM

Just a reminder to everyone that it is the branch AGM this coming Saturday 15th October in the Prospect. Minutes should have been emailed through to all members, and those wishing a copy should get in touch with us. We look forward to seeing as many people there as possible […]



Kissingate Award

Just to let you know the Chairman is off to the Kissingate Brewery Open Day on Sat 1st Oct to present them with their award for the Black Cherry Mild. I would appreciate as many of you to consider a trip down south – not far/train trip from Gatwick airport. Please […]

2016 Pub of the year winner

CAMRA Isle of Man are pleased to announce that following a tense round of voting, along with much sampling, the winner of the 2016 Pub of the Year is…



2016 Pub of the Year

I trust you all attended this years beer festival and had a great time enjoying the ever increasing choice of beers and ciders. After last year’s unfortunate difficulties on the Friday evening I hope you all appreciated the beers being in the larger Royal Hall. I believe we had no […]

Laxey Flooding

Flooding in early December 2015 led to a number of pubs and breweries being affected on the island. Most notably in lower Laxey the bridge by The Shore Hotel pub and microbrewery collapsed whilst a bus was on it. The driver had an extremely lucky escape, but the subsequent rubble […]



MV Karina Trip Cancelled

Due to circumstances beyond our control, the Karina boat trip has been cancelled, and will be rescheduled in due course.

Shaping the Future – CAMRA Revitalisation Project

This is your opportunity to be among the first to play a part in CAMRA’s Revitalisation Project, which has been set up to review the Campaign’s purpose. We want to seek your opinions about who CAMRA should represent and about the activities we should be conducting now and in the […]


Lancashire Pub

A sad goodbye to the Lancashire

      Sad but inevitable news as 200 years of history has now vanished.The Lancashire House Hotel Santon (closed for many years now, but remembered by many), was due to be demolished early December 2015 to make way for new housing. The derelict hotel had dated back to at […]

Isle of Beer

In other recent news, Okells held a mini-beer festival in early December 2015 at The Prospect Hotel, Douglas, featuring up to twenty six real ales along with nine ciders. A bespoke booklet detailing the beers with tasting notes was produced, under the banner “Isle of Beer “along with a range […]



Pub Walks Tour

In late November last year, local CAMRA branch members enjoyed “The Douglas guided pub walk tours” hosted by John Cojeen, visiting seven pubs. As well as providing a history of the local area a particular highlight was a visit to the cellars of The Prospect Hotel and The Albert Hotel […]