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Ryde Takeaway

Posted:01 January 2021
Craft beers are available to takeaway from the Craft Beer Shop, Esplanade, Ryde. There are 24 varieties to choose from including: Brewdog, Electric Bear Brewing, Cloak and Dagger and Good Things Brewery

New Cider Producer Grazed Knee

Posted:30 November 2020
The Island has a new cidermaker, Grazed Knee based in Ventnor. They have access to their own orchard and other apple sources, both cider apples and eating apples. It will be available in the following venues: Boojum and Snark, Sandown, IOW Briddlesford Lodge Farm Shop, Cavanagh & Baker, Shanklin, Farmer Jack's Farm Shop, Arreton, The Sea Pot, Wheelers Bay, Ventnor

New Faces at The Vine, St Helens

Posted:30 November 2020
Liam and Simon from the Castle in Newport have added the Vine Inn Wedding Dresses UK, St Helens to their collection. We wish them well in their new venture once they are allowed to open


Posted:22 November 2020
The AGM which is due to be held in accorddaqnce with the constitution in January 2021 has been cancelled. CAMRA's policy during the currrent covid emergency is that all events involving larger gatherings must be cancelled. The Committe is currently looking into the situation and how it can be resolved.

Pubs Closed Due to Covid 19

Posted:13 December 2020
The first lockdown period has resulted in the following 2 pubs on the Island closing for good: The Sportsmans Rest in Portchfield, Wrens Nest in Newport.