London Drinker Beer and Cider Festival

The London Drinker Beer and Cider Festival will be held from Wednesday 18th to Friday 20th March 2009, at the Camden Centre, Bidborough Street, London WC1 (opposite St. Pancras Station).

Beer lists and tasting notes for the London Drinker Beer Festivals held over the past few years can be found on the Beer List page. A list of the expected beers for this years festival can be found on the London Drinker Beer Festival 2009 British Cask Beer List page.

This is one of the few festivals where CAMRA volunteers do the catering, and we pride ourselves on the variety and quality of the food on sale. The planned daily home-made food specials for this year’s festival are:

Wednesday – Soy and Orange Chicken
Cashew Paella
Thursday – Pork Paprika
Tomato and Aubergine Casserole
Friday – Chilli Con Carne
Red Kidney Bean Hot Pot

If you are a CAMRA member, and fancy helping out, then print out the staffing form and send with your membership number to Ian McLaren, 87 Anthill Road, London N15 4AR. Alternatively contact Ian McLaren by email at

If you plan to volunteer, then, in advance of the festival, could you please familiarise yourself with the Health and Safety Guidelines which can be found in the Volunteers Section of CAMRA’s national web site.

Please note the staffing form is only available in Microsoft Word format.