Events: June 2017

May 30-June 3: Colchester Real Ale and Cider Festival at Colchester Arts Centre, Church Street, Colchester CO1 1NF. More than 140 real ales, plus cider and perry. Belgian bar, too, plus English wines. Details on the festival web page

June 7: Meet the brewer with Richard Marshall, of Hermitage Brewery, at the Cow and Cask, 1 Inches Yard, Market Street, Newbury, Berkshire RG14 5DP, 8pm. Limited number of tickets (£5) available from the micropub.

June 9: Music with The Mighty Offbeats at St Austell Brewery Visitor Centre, 63 Trevarthian Road, St Austell, Cornwall PL25 4BY, 8-11.30pm.

Liverpool Craft Beer ExpoJune 9-11: Beer Festival at the King’s Head, North Road, Hemsby, Norfolk NR29 4LR. 11 beers and ciders, barbecue and live music.

June 15-18: Liverpool Craft Beer Expo at Constellations, 37-39 Greenland Street, Liverpool L1 0BS. More than 300 beers, both keg and cask, plus ciders, across more than 20 bars. Details and tickets via Eventbrite

Occombe Beer Festival

June 15-19: Solstice Beer Festival at the Hill House Inn, Happisburgh, Norfolk NR12 0PW. More than 120 beers, plus cider and perry. Details on the festival web page

June 16 and 17: Occombe Beer Festival at Occombe Farm, Preston Down Road, Paignton, Devon TQ3 1RN. Beer, food and live music with 100% of festival profits going to Torbay Coast & Countryside Trust, to protect the places such as Berry Head, Ansteys Cove, Occombe Farm and Cockington. More details on the festival website

June 16-18: Ale and Music Festival at The Jolly Sailors, Brancaster Staithe, Norfolk PE31 8BJ.

June 23 and 24: Beer and Cider Festival at The Stadon Club, 62-64 Bradgate Road, Anstey, Leicester LE7 7AA. More details to follow.

June 23-25: Annual Summer Beer Festival at The Red Lion, 74 High Street, Cricklade, Wiltshire SN6 6DD.

June 24: This is Summer tap takeover at UBREW, 24 Old Jamaica Road, London SE16 4AW, 12.30-9pm. Details and tickets via Eventbrite

June 29-July 2: Summer Beer Festival at The Beehive, 30 Leopold Road, Norwich NR4 7PJ. More than 30 beers, plus a barbecue.