Pulling Together in West Berks

While we are in lock-down there are still a lot of pubs and outlets in West Berkshire providing services for the needy, desperate and regulars.

Some pubs are offering takeaway meals &/or beer and delivering to local residents as shown in the table below. Visit whatpub.com for more details.


Some local breweries and cidermakers are offering delivery services including:


Delphic Brewing Co (Thatcham) – free delivery within 15 miles – visit www.delphicbrewing.com for more details and online orders.

Tutts Clump Cider – free local delivery. Shop may be open at weekends. Travellers Rest Farm, Hungerford Lane, Bradfield, West Berkshire. RG7 6JH Tel. 0118 974 4649 Mob: 07836 296996  Email. sales@tuttsclumpcider.co.uk

Ciderniks (Kintbury) – online shop. shop.ciderniks.com

Jennie Bray

Jennie Bray, one of the earliest members of the former Newbury branch, died at the Great Western Hospital, Swindon, on 31 January 2020 at the age of 81.

Jennie was born and brought up in Derby, and was introduced to beer drinking by her father. After moving to West Berkshire, she and her second husband Jonathan joined CAMRA in 1974. She attracted great attention when serving at the new branch’s first beer tent at Newbury Agricultural Show that September.

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