Events: July 2018

June 29-July 1: Summer Beer Thing at The Pilcrow, Sadler’s Yard, Hanover Street, Manchester M60 0AB.

June 29-July 8: Manchester Beer Week, various venues.  See preview

July 5: Vibrant Forest tap takeover at The Dog, 5 Lichfield Street, Burton upon Trent DE14 3QZ.

July 6-8: Beer on the Wye at the Hereford Rowing Club, 36 Greyfriars Avenue, Hereford HR4 0BE. With cider and perry as well, of course! Details on the event Facebook page

July 10-14: Chelmsford Summer Beer and Cider Festival at Admirals Park, Chelmsford CM1 2XS. Details on the event website

July 13-15: 25th anniversary celebration at the Blue Anchor, 50 Coinagehall Street, Helston, Cornwall TR13 8EL. Celebrating Simon and Kim’s 25 years at the pub, with beer, food and live music.

July 13-15: KingsBeer Festival at Kingswear Station, The Square, Kingswear, Devon TQ6 0AA. More than 60 ales and ciders, plus music and a barbecue. Full details on the festival website

July 25: Social at Thornbridge Brewery, Riverside Business Park, Buxton Road, Bakewell, Derbyshire DE45 1GS, 5pm-9pm. Booking essential — call 01629 815 999.

July 26-28: South Devon CAMRA Sunshine Beer and Cider Festival at Newton Abbot Rugby Club, Newton Abbot TQ12 3AD. Up to 60 beers and ciders. Details on the event Facebook page

July 26-29: Liverpool Craft Beer Expo at the Invisible Wind Factory, 3 Regent Road, Liverpool L3 7DS. Tickets on sale on February 9.

July 28: Social at Thornbridge Brewery, Riverside Business Park, Buxton Road, Bakewell, Derbyshire DE45 1GS, noon-8pm. Booking essential — call 01629 815 999.

July 28: Pop Up The Hill to Exe Valley Brewery, Land Farm Silverton, Exeter EX5 4HF, noon-6pm. Bar, and brewery tours.

Craft Drink Festival 2018

July 28 and 29: Craft Drink Festival at the NEC Birmingham See preview