This 3 minute 50 second news item is from Channel M, a local TV station in the Manchester area, which sent reporter Rachel Eggleston to the National Winter Ale Festival in Manchester. I was there last Thursday and had a great time. I think it gives a good idea of what it was like. You can see how well attended it was and how plush the venue is. Unfortunately it can't show how good the beer was ~ you had to be there.
P.S. I was going to do a posting on the festival, but why reinvent the wheel? If you're interested, this one by Tandleman, one of the organisers, chimes in with my experience and says it all really.
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