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Rugby & Beer at the Great British Beer Festival

Season 5, Ep. 5.5

Join us for this special bonus episode featuring an exclusive Q&A with ex-rugby union players Tom May and Greg Bateman at the Great British Beer Festival Trade Day!

The pair explore the unique relationship between rugby and beer and announce the exciting festival competition with MSG Tour.

MSG Tours will be offering £3,000 worth of sports travel vouchers for one lucky visitor to this year's festival for a sports travel package at the Rugby World Cup France in 2023 or Six Nations games. Competition codes are scattered across the festival floor, but we have a special one just for our listeners – CAMRAPODCAST. The competition is completely free to enter, all you have to do is visit to enter and use the special code CAMRAPODCAST.

Don’t forget to enter your membership number as all CAMRA members get a free extra entry – if you’re not a member, join today for that extra entry at

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LIVE at the Great British Beer Festival!

Season 5, Ep. 5
We are reporting LIVE from the Great British Beer Festival, taking place from 2-6 August at Olympia London!To book your tickets, visit: this episode, we speak to Festival Organiser Catherine Tonry about organising a beer show of this size. We also shine a spotlight on some of the great features at this year's event - including our Discovery Bar, the book launch for World's Greatest Beers with author chats and the launch of our new beer & rugby competition (enter here: hosts Clare, Alison and Simon are on the ground throughout the day speaking to brewers, judges and punters, and reporting live on the winner of CAMRA's first-ever homebrew competition.We also have a special code for listeners to get a free case of beer from Beer52!Grab a case for free courtesy of our pals at Beer52 by going to and covering the meagre postage cost of £5.95. What’s more, as a special offer for our listeners they’ll throw in 2 extra beers - FOR FREE! That’s 10 unique craft beers!Join CAMRA if you're not already a member for just £28.50 a year at - gain access to great audio and visual content on our Learn & Discover platform.Don't forget to support the show at you'd like to get involved, simply contact or follow us on Twitter @PubsPintsPeople or on our NEW Facebook account @PubsPintsPeople