Campaign for Real Ale

Welcome to the SOLWAY Branch of CAMRA - The Campaign for Real Ale

How We Work
The Solway Branch started in 1976, when a small group of like-minded real ale enthusiasts met at the Woolpack Inn, Carlisle. (click for more)
Branch Contacts

  • Chairman Alan Welsh
PLEASE SUPPORT CASK ALE WEEK 24 September to 4 October 2020. Support pubs and breweries by getting out to your local and trying Fresh Cask Conditioned Beer

Upcoming Events:
Bar Fly News:

PUBS REOPENING DETAILS(CLICK ON HERE TO SEE LIST) Please let have details of if and when pubs you are in contact with are reopening.

  • PUBS REOPENING DETAILS Tuesday 28 July 2020

    Many pubs have reopened and many have not. A list of the pubs details known to me can be accessed from the home page. As many have reduced hours or require booking you are advised to check before visiting. If you know of any others not listed please email ku.vog.armac.yawlos@tcatnoc with details.

BEER SCORING on the Good Beer Guide App. You can Download the appfor free - simply link your CAMRA member account and get scoring.
Find out more.

BEER How much do you know about it? CAMRA has developed a guide to beer styles. If interested click here

CAMRA Beer styles


CANCELLED Hope to see you in 2021. More information can be found on the Carlisle Beer Festival page


Pub of the Year 2020 is the Fell Bar, Penrith See Awards for more details.

Solway Branch map

During lockdown your committee have been holding online meetings. If you have any questions please email ku.gro.armac.yawlos@tcatnoc