Martyn Hillier wins 2015 CAMRA Campaigner of the Year.

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Martyn Hillier, the founder (and some say Godfather!) of the Micropub movement won the title of CAMRA Campaigner of the Year at last weekend’s CAMRA AGM in Nottingham. A great result for the Micropub revolution! This was an extra special event, as the nomination was written and submitted by Happy Tapster Phil on behalf of the Newark CAMRA branch. The wording of the nomination was as follows: “Newark CAMRA would like to nominate Martyn Hillier, of the Butcher’s Arms in …

Ooops! We did it again!

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Last Sunday 24th February, saw Just Beer Micropub presented with the Newark CAMRA Pub of the Year trophy for the second successive year. The top trophy was presented by Ron Allison, who also nominated Just Beer for the prize, after new Newark CAMRA branch Chairman David Moore had made a short speech noting that the award was testament to the quality and consistency of  beer in the pub. There was a brilliant turnout from both branch members and regulars who …

Pub of the Year presentation this Sunday.

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This Sunday (24th Feb) we have our official presentation of the Newark CAMRA Pub of the Year 2013 award. We are delighted to have taken the award for two years running and to celebrate, we’ve had two special beers brewed by Steve at Bexar County, beer from brand-new Nottinghamshire brewery White Dog and a beer priced at £1.50 per pint. We also have a free buffet, and a special charity quiz in aid of the Air Ambulance. Festivities start from …

Just Beer takes top business award.

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Just Beer Micropub took top honours to become Newark Business of the Year 2012 at last night’s prestigious Newark Business Awards dinner, held at the magnificent Kelham Hall dome and organised by the Newark Advertiser. After winning the Most Successful New Business category, Just Beer was announced as overall winner from the twenty-four finalists and eight category winners at the end of the night, and the award was presented by guest speaker Jo Farley, co-founder of Green & Black’s chocolate. …

Just Beer wins Pub of the Year

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It has just been announced on Newark CAMRA’s website that Just Beer has won the branches’ coveted Pub of the Year award for 2012. JBs and eight other pubs were in the competition this year so  we are especially delighted to receive the top accolade. The Four Tapsters are over the moon at the news and would like to thank everybody involved: Our customers, Newark CAMRA, our Mums and Dads, the assessors, their Mums and Dads, whoever nominated us, Ninkasi …