Socials and Meetings

On this page you will find details of all the social events our branch organises as well as dates and details of our monthly branch meetings.

We are a very social group so you’ll find something happening most weeks!

Any member is welcome to come along to any of our events (meeting or socials). Some socials include the use of paid transport such as mini buses or coaches, for these we require payment before the trip to secure your place. If you wish to pay for your place on one of these trips you can do so online using PayPal; follow the steps in this guide for details of exactly what to do ; click here

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September 2019

Thirsty Thursday

September 5 @ 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Meet in The Hour Glass, New Milton @ 1230

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Bournemouth pub crawl

September 7 @ 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Meeting in The Cricketers @ 15:00

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Poole Beer Festival Publicity Crawl – Poole (NEW DATE)

September 14 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Meet in The Lord Wimborne @ 1500

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Dons Spot – Winchester

September 18 @ 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Meet at the Albion from 12.30pm

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West Dorset Minibus Trip

September 21 @ 3:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Pick up from All Hail Ale @ 1530 – calling at Weld Arms (East Lulworth), The Castle Inn (West Lulworth), The Sailors Return (Chaldon Herring), The Countryman Inn (East Knighton) & The Black Bear Inn (Wool) Drop off at All Hail Ale @ approx. 2145 Price £12, places can be booked by making advance payment online or contact S. Charlton for more info.  

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Branch meeting (NEW VENUE)

September 27 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Goat & Tricycle BH2 5PF

8.15pm - Goat & Tricycle

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October 2019

Thirsty Thursday

October 3 @ 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Meet in The Hour Glass, New Milton @ 1230

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Weymouth Beer Festival trip

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Train departs Bournemouth @ 0944 and Poole @ 0957, arrives Weymouth @ 1035. This train also stops at Christchurch, Branksome, Parkstone & Wareham

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Wimborne Beer Festival trip

October 12 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Bus #3 departs Poole @ 05 & 35 past the hour, the 1005 arrive Wimborne @ 1039 Bus #13 departs Bournemouth @ 05 & 35 past the hour, the 0935 arrives Wimborne @ 1039

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Dons Spot – Poole

October 16 @ 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Meet in the Blue Boar at 12.30pm

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Branch meeting

October 25 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Barking Cat Ale House, 182-184 Ashley Road BH14 9BY

8.15pm - Barking Cat Alehouse

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North Dorset Minibus Trip

October 26 @ 3:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Pick up from The Barking Cat @ 1530 – calling at Hambro Arms (Milton Abbas), The Ibberton (Ibberton), The Saxon (Child Okeford), The White Horse (Stoupaine) & Chequers Inn (Lychett Matravers) Drop off at The Barking Cat @ approx. 2115 Price £12, places can be booked by making advance payment online or contact S. Charlton for more info.

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November 2019

Poole Beer Festival

November 1 @ 11:00 am - November 2 @ 11:00 pm
St Aldhelms Centre, Poole Road
Branksome, BH12 1AD

https://eastdorset.camra.org.uk/index.php/festivals/poole-beer-festival/

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Thirsty Thursday

November 7 @ 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Meet in The Hour Glass, New Milton @ 1230

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Don’s Spot – Southampton

November 13 @ 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Start in the Woolhouse (Dancing Man Brewery) at 12.30pm

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Skittles match with West Dorset branch

November 16 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

@ Tom Browns, Dorchester Match starts at 1200

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Branch meeting

November 29 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Southborne Ales, Poole Hill Brewery, 43-45 Poole Hill
Bournemouth, BH2 5PW
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Trip to Vibrant Forest Brewery Tap / Hythe pub crawl

November 30 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Train departs Poole @ 1040 and Bournemouth @ 1059, arrives Southampton @ 1128. This train also stops at Parkstone & Branksome. The Bluestar bus #9 departs Southampton station to the brewery every 20 minutes.

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December 2019

Thirsty Thursday

December 5 @ 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Meet in The Hour Glass, New Milton @ 1230

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Salisbury Xmas “shopping” trip

December 7 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Details TBC

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