Here is the latest CAMRA branch news and local pubs and breweries news.

  • Local Pub news Thursday 10 January 2019

    The Red Lion Shirley has closed.

    The Indian Brewery is opening a pub in Station Road, Solihull in late February

  • Local Pub News -December Monday 10 December 2018


    A new bar near Dorridge station is now open, No cask ale but 10 craft beers.

  • Local Pub News July/August Sunday 19 August 2018

    The Dingle (formerly The Harvester ) has reopened after a refurbishment.

    The Damson has reopened.

    The new craft ale bar (The Craft Inn) at 195 Stratford Road Shirley is due open on 6th September (

    The Durham Ox reopened after major redevelopment on Thursday 9th August at 19:00

    Platform 3 near Olton Station opened on the 22nd August. It will be serving 3 real ales, currently Tribute, Enville Ale and Golden Glow. In the future they are aiming to have a selection of craft beers in bottles and cans. See