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visits in 2004

Eastwood & Sanders (Fine Ales) Ltd, Elland in January, Dent Brewery in February, Bowland Brewery, Bashall near Accrington in March, Rudgate Brewery, Tockwith in April. Easter's visit to Belgium - Caulier at Péruwelz, Brasserie du Brabant at Baisy-Thy, Fantôme at Soy, Saint-Monon at Ambly and Blaugies at Blaugies in Western Hainaut. Fawcetts' Maltings and the Boat Brewery in May,  with Moorland Brewery near Oxenhope at the end of that month. In July two groups of a dozen or so members enjoyed first visits by CAMRA groups to our local Whitley Bridge Brewery at Newton Hill. Also Leadmill Brewery at Denby, Derbyshire and Leatherbritches Brewery at Fenny Bentley near Ashbourne. In October the Festival Workers Trip visited Hanby Ales at Wem and the brand-new Fantasy Brewery at Nuneaton. In November a visit was made to the Whalebone Brewery at the Whalebone Inn in the old dockland area of Hull, and by popular demand a return was made to Acorn Brewery of Barnsley at Wombwell.