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Portishead beer festival raises cash for children’s hospice

PUBLISHED: 17:00 17 October 2017

Guests enjoying Redcliffe Bay Beer Festival to raise money for Children's Hospice South West.

Guests enjoying Redcliffe Bay Beer Festival to raise money for Children's Hospice South West.

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Beer-lovers have helped raise more than £1,000 for charity during an annual festival in Portishead.

Guests enjoying Redcliffe Bay Beer Festival to raise money for Children's Hospice South West. Guests enjoying Redcliffe Bay Beer Festival to raise money for Children's Hospice South West.

Redcliffe Bay Beer Festival saw hundreds of people enjoying a delicious selection of beer and ale.

The two-day event, held at Redcliffe Bay Hall in Newhaven Road, was put on in support of it’s chosen charity. Children’s Hospice South West (CHSW).

Ross Campbell being served by Ewan Nicol, John Nicol, Graham Constable and Kate Looker at Redcliffe Bay Beer Festival to raise money for Children's Hospice South West. Ross Campbell being served by Ewan Nicol, John Nicol, Graham Constable and Kate Looker at Redcliffe Bay Beer Festival to raise money for Children's Hospice South West.

Organiser Ian Looker said: “Another successful beer festival at Redcliffe Bay Hall as local beer connoiseurs worked their way through a fine selection of real ales, and raised more than £1,000 in the process for Children’s Hospice South West.”

The festival has raised hundreds of pounds for CHSW over the years raised through ticket sales and drinks receipts.

Organisers have been supporting the charity for the past 12 years.

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