It's quite graceless to announce the new branch by trying to poach its members, especially as this rather clumsy attempt to keep people in the Liverpool fold took at least 40% of the article. I doubt many will take up the offer ~ why get information about an area you don't live in instead of about where you do? Have I got the wrong end of the stick here? Click here and go to page 6 of the on-line copy of the magazine to judge for yourself.
If I were a CAMRA member in St Helens, I'd be thinking, "With friends like these..."