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Brewery Info – Hook Norton

The Hook Norton Brewery Brewing since 1849, and celebrating 171 years of beer and brewing we are the largest independent brewer in Oxfordshire, producing a range of award winning ales, stouts and lager from our 5-storey Victorian Tower Brewery. Our beers we brew for you. Using a combination of traditional and modern brewing methods we make a Classic Range of cask ales from original recipes alongside our monthly Brewers Choice with more cutting edge brews

Local Hotels for the Big Beer Bash

Looking for somewhere to stay for the Big Beer Bash? Here is a selection of great local hotels: The Oxford Townhouse The Parklands Hotel The Burlington house Marlborough House Hotel B&B The Royal Oxford Hotel St Margaret’s Hotel Swailes Suites George street Hotel The Bacardo Hotel  


TICKETS ARE NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE Saturday 16th May 2020 from 12:00 till 9:00 pm At the Oxford Artisan Distillery South Park, Oxford, OX3 7QJ A one day festival celebrating the very best of local independent craft beers, the BEER BASH is a full on immersive experience of great local drinks, food and festival vibes. Enjoy the Beer Street of brewery bars, where the bars are run by the brewers themselves: interact and learn about the

Whats in Store for Beer Week?

We are pulling together a whole series of events across the city for the beer week. The Big Oxford Beer Bash will be on the 16th May and tickets wil be available soon. Plus there will be great side events such as the beer taskings at the Jolly Post Boys, and a special beer tour between the Plough, Royal Blenheim, Castle and the Teardrop. These are just few of the things we have planned for

OXFORD BEER WEEK Returns in May 2020

Oxford is a fascinating city with an amazing blend of the traditional and an ever evolving modern culture. This diverse city culture is reflected in the many local breweries who craft an incredible range of beers. Oxford Beer Week is a series of events across the city in participating pubs, clubs and shops to celebrate the amazing diversity of local brewery beers. As events are finalised they will be on the events page Proceeds from