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Dave Pickersgill

Sheffield CAMRA, Stocksbridge Walkers Are Welcome

Dave Pickersgill

Ex-teacher, author of the e-book History of the Worksop and Retford Brewery, Editor of ‘Sheffield Real Heritage Pubs’ and member of the National CAMRA Pub Heritage Group.

In normal times, Dave leads heritage walks during both Sheffield Beer Week (March) and Heritage Open Days (September). Also Secretary of the Stocksbridge Walkers Are Welcome group.

Sheffield's Heritage Pubs in 2021

With successive lockdowns and the impact of Brexit taking their toll, what does the near future look like for local heritage pubs and breweries?

CAMRA and Sheffield Council call for review of ban on pub takeaways

The government ban on pubs selling sealed takeaway containers – when supermarkets and off-licences can sell alcohol to take away – is grossly unfair and could do huge damage to the sector, says Sheffield and District CAMRA Pubs Officer, Dave Pickersgill.