Category: Breweries

Three Tuns Brewery

The Three Tuns Brewery in Bishop’s Castle is the oldest licensed brewery in England. It was established on its current site in 1642, when it is believed to have been called The New Club. The name was changed to The Three Tuns

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Woods Brewery Closing

I am announcing that Woods Brewery at Winstanstow is closing. We often used Wood’s Shropshire Lad or Shropshire Lass as part of our welcome package. Ludlow Brewery have said they will continue to occasionally brew Shropshire Lad. It is sad to see

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Valentine’s Ale Massacre 2022

This year will be the 10th Annual Valentine’s Ale Massacre. This event has become a mainstay on the calendar at Ludlow Brewery. There will be over twenty beers for you to sample. The Valentine’s Ale Massacre will be on over three days.

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Ludlow Spring Festival 2019

The Ludlow Spring Festival is over the weekend of 11th and 12th May 2019. The Ludlow Spring Festival is staged in Ludlow Castle and there will be over 60 food producers and vendors to visit from Ludlow and the Welsh Marches. On

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Clun Valley Beer Festival 2018

The Clun Valley Beer Festival 2018 takes place on Friday 5th October and Saturday 6th October 2018 when all the pubs in the Clun Valley join in. This festival is now in it’s 18th year and the Clun Valley pubs that are

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Clun Valley Beer Festival 2017

The Clun Valley Beer Festival 2017 takes place on Friday 6th October and Saturday 7th October 2017 when all the pubs in the Clun Valley join in. Transport is provided between the pubs. The Clun Valley pubs that are participating include: The

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Valentines Ale Massacre

Ludlow Brewing Company this year has its Beer Festival on the 17th, 18th and 19th February. It is usually the nearest weekend to to Valentines Day, hence being called the Valentines Ale Massacre.   There are lots of beers to try, all

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Shropshire Hills – Shropshire’s Beauty

Back in September here at Folly View Let we blogged about Sheer Folly from Wood’s Brewery that we have included in our Welcome Pack for guests. Now that Sheer Folly is no longer available we are including another beer from our closest

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Ludlow Food Festival Ale Trail Winners

The Ale Trail was was held once again at the 2016 Ludlow Food Festival and the winners in the 2 categories were as follows: Ale Trail Professional’s Choice 1st: Blonde 4%, Ludlow Brewery, served at Ludlow Brewery 2nd: Stairway 5%, Ludlow Brewery

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The Clun Valley Beer Festival

The famous Shropshire poet A. E Houseman said of the Clun Valley in his collection of poems “A Shropshire Lad”: “Clunton and Clunbury, Clungunford and Clun are the quietest places under the sun” but perhaps not always when the Clun Valley Beer

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