Branch Diary

Here is the branch diary of meetings, events and socials for the next few months. All branch social meetings start at 2000 unless indicated otherwise. Mid-week pub crawls usually start at 1900, other weekend socials as indicated.

For further details, please email or ring our Social Secretary, Andy Richardson, on ku.gro.armac.htuomylp@slaicos or 07546 937596 or our Branch Contact, Ian Daniels, ku.gro.armac.htuomylp@tcatnoc or 01822 616861.

For details of Regional Meetings, Events and Socials, members are asked to sign in and see Members' Area.

  • Joint Social With South Devon Branch Wednesday 22 November 2017 12:00 Minerva Inn

    A social pub crawl with South Devon CAMRA will start in the Minerva Inn, Looe Street, Barbican, starting at 1200. Pubs to be visited will be decided on the day.

    All Welcome!

  • Visit to Celtic Beer Festival 2017, St Austell Brewery Saturday 25 November 2017 09:00 Plymouth Railway Station

    Trip to the St Austell Brewery Celtic Beer Festival - A lively and fun festival featuring just under 200 beers and live music throughout the day.

    Meet at Plymouth train station 0900 for the 0919 train. Tickets are £10.30 (day return to St Austell) but will be cheaper with railcards or group save tickets.

    Admission to the festival is £10, which includes a commemorative festival glass, two tokens (half pint per token) and a brochure. The event opens at 1100 but due to the queues it is advisable to arrive earlier, hence the choice of 0919 train (arrives St Austell 1021). Please note that the brewery is five mins walk from the station. There are five return trains between 1744 and 2226.

  • Stoke Pub Crawl Wednesday 6 December 2017 19:00 Britannia Inn

    There will be a pre-Christmas pub crawl around the Stoke area, starting in the Britannia Inn, 2, Wolseley Road, Milehouse, commencing at 1900.

  • Branch Christmas Meal 2017 Saturday 9 December 2017 18:00 Pub On The Hoe

    The branch Christmas meal will be held in the Pub On The Hoe, at 1800 for pre dinner drinks, expecting to sit down for dinner at 1930.



    Spicy prawn skewers, OR hog roast pork, apple & sage pate, OR garlic and rosemary crusted brie (v), OR soup of the day.

    Main Meals

    Roast turkey, OR roasted Mediterranean vegetable tartlet (v), OR 16oz T Bone steak (£7.00 supplement), OR wild mushroom and thyme risotto (v), OR lamb shank, OR rib of beef, OR brie and bacon burger, OR Rudolf the red nose reindeer burger.


    Triple scoop vanilla ice cream, OR warm chocolate brownie cake, OR sticky toffee pudding, OR Christmas pudding, OR toffee apple crumble.

    Two course meal is £15.00, three course £20.00, plus a supplement as indicated. Please note that a non-refundable deposit of £10.00/person is required. Please email our Social Secretary, Andy Richardson, on ku.gro.armac.htuomylp@ceslaicos to book your place(s) and menu options, or to ask for details not shown on here.

    Download the full Christmas Meal Menu 2017

  • Barbican Bimble Friday 29 December 2017 12:00 Minerva Inn

    It's that time of the Christmas Season of Goodwill to blow the cobwebs away and wear that Christmas jumper in public for the first time! The Barbican Bimble will start in the Minerva Inn, Looe Street, PL4 0EA, from 1200. The route includes Porters, Ship Inn, Fishermans Arms, Queens Arms and Dolphin Hotel. Christmas Jumpers are encouraged to help us all get in to Christmas Spirits !

    See how we got on last time Barbican Bimble - 28 December 2016

  • Branch Social Meeting Wednesday 10 January 2018 20:00 Boringdon Arms

    The branch social meeting will take place in the Boringdon Arms, 13, Boringdon Terrace, Turnchapel, Plymouth, PL9 9TQ, starting at 2000, followed by a social gathering.

  • Pub Crawl Of Mutley and Greenbank Wednesday 7 February 2018 19:00 Mannamead

    There will be a pub crawl around the Mutley and Greenbank area, commencing at 1900 in the Mannamead.

    Other pubs may include the Fortescue Hotel, Junction, Clifton Inn, Providence, Fawn Private Members Club and the Nowhere Inn.

  • South West Regional Meeting - February 2018 Saturday 17 February 2018 Test Pub

    The CAMRA South West Regional Meeting will take place in the Venue TBC in Exeter & East Devon branch area, on Saturday 17 February 2018 at 1200 for a prompt 1230 start. Travel details to follow nearer the time.

  • Good Beer Guide 2019 Selection Meeting Saturday 24 February 2018 12:00 Test Pub

    The branch Good Beer Guide 2019 Selection Meeting will take place in Venue TBC at 1200 midday, to allow for maximum discussion of all nominated pubs. This list is now closed.

    Please sign in to the Members' Area and download the November 2017 branch meeting minutes for a list of those nominated pubs (only available to Plymouth CAMRA members). Please note that this date may have to be amended (standby date is Saturday 10th February 2018).

  • Branch Social Meeting Wednesday 7 March 2018 20:00 Test Pub

    The branch social meeting will take place in the Test Pub, (pub TBA) starting at 2000, followed by a social gathering.