Ale & Steam

Pubs Pints and People

Wednesday, 4 May 2022 - 45 minutes

In this episode, Clare Philips and Paul Grant and joined by Simon Webster to learn all about "Ale & Steam", the relationship between railways and beer. They sit down with beer writer Des De Moor to learn about the railway arches of London, and hear from two railway-themed festivals - the Ale & Steam beer festival taking place on two station platforms from 27-29 May in the North Cotswolds and the Chappell Beer Festival which is run at the East Anglian Railway Museum and will next take place in September.The team also raise a glass to mild month, hearing from Simon Theakston about Theakston's new dark mild, as well as cider month, sampling Temperance St Cider, courtesy of Cat in the Glass in Manchester.Join CAMRA if you're not already a member for just £28.50 a year at - gain access to great audio and visual content on our Learn & Discover platform.Don't forget to support the show at you'd like to get involved, simply contact or follow us on Twitter @PubsPintsPeople or on our NEW Facebook account @PubsPintsPeopleSupport this show Hosted on Acast. See for more information.

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