Events: August 2017

August 3-6: Countryfile Live at Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, featuring beers and ciders to taste.

August 4-6: Beer Festival at the Hoole Community Centre, Westminster Road, Chester CH2 3AU. 30 cask beers, ten keg beers, plus ciders.

London Craft Beer FestivalAugust 4-6: London Craft Beer Festival at the Shoreditch Electric Light Station, Hoxton Square, Coronet Street, London N1 6HD.  See preview

August 5: Anniversary Beer Festival at Durham Brewery, Unit 6A, Bowburn North Industrial Estate, Bowburn, County Durham DH6 5PF, noon-5pm. Tickets and more details via the brewery website

August 7: Verdant Brewing Co tap takeover at 55 Yards Bottle Shop and Townhouse, 5 Cheltenham Place, Newquay, Cornwall TR7 1BA, 2pm-10.30pm. More details on the event Facebook page

August 8-12: Great British Beer Festival at Olympia, London. Detail on the festival website

August 11-13: Ranworth Beer Festival at the Village Hall, Broad Road, Ranworth, Norfolk NR13 6HS. With food, wine, cold drinks and live music.

August 12: Summer Brewhouse Session at Lost and Grounded Brewery, 91 Whitby Road, Bristol BS4 4AR, noon-7pm, with special guest Burning Sky and food by Little Taquero. More details on the brewery Facebook page

August 18-20: Thornbridge Peakender at the Bakewell Showground, Bakewell DE45 1AH. Beers from Thornbridge and friends, plus live music. Camping available via Eventbrite — more event details here

August 18-20: Summer Beer Festival at The Rowbarge, Station Road, Woolhampton, Berkshire RG7 5SH.

August 24-28: Beer festival at the Kings Arms, 229 Northgate Street, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk NR30 1BG. More than 30 Norfolk ales, plus cider.

August 25-September 3: Beer Festival at the Duke of Wellington, 91-93 Waterloo Road, Norwich NR3 1EG.

August 26: Open day at Bragdy Conwy (Conwy Brewery), Unit 2, Ty Mawr Enterprise Park, Tan y Graig Road, Llysfaen, Conwy LL29 8UE, noon until dusk. Brewery tours, special brews, music, food, and kids welcome (face painting).

August 26: Summer open day at Langham Brewery, The Granary, Langham Lane, Lodsworth, West Sussex GU28 9BU. Beer festival and entertainment.

August 26 and 27: Launceston Beer Festival, The Square, Launceston, Cornwall PL15. More information on the event Facebook page

August 26-September 3: Leeds Beer Week, various locations. Keep up to date via the Facebook event page