Craft beer


Review: Art & Craft CR0 bar, Surrey Street

Posted on June 5th, by Steve Thompson in Culture. No Comments

Good beer and cool art come to Surrey Street

They say that good things come in small packages. This certainly applies to the new bar in Surrey Street, Art & Craft, a very welcome addition to the pub and bar scene in Croydon, situated in the former Croydon Advertiser building – whose original sign they hope to restore.

The bar is owned by Tom Talbot and … Read More »



Event review: The Croydon Craft Beer Festival II, 17th – 19th March 2016

Posted on March 30th, by Paddy Blewer in Culture. No Comments

CCBF number two leaves Paddy Blewer feeling fuzzy around the edges

We all know that the second time is often better than the first. You know what you’re doing. You’re organised. You know what works and what doesn’t. There’s less of the well-meaning fumbling. At the same time, if the first go was great, you’ve raised expectations of your performance, which can lead to nerves: … Read More »



Croydon Craft Beer Festival set for Thursday 17th – Saturday 19th March 2016 in the Braithwaite Hall

Posted on March 15th, by CronxWire in CronxWire. No Comments

An extended Craft Beer Festival will be held in the Braithwaite Hall on Thursday 17th, Friday 18th and Saturday 19th March.

Release begins: Following a hugely successful first year in 2015, the Braithwaite Hall at the Croydon Clocktower will host the second Croydon Craft Beer Festival. After the incredible popularity of our first festival last October, we’re bringing a bigger and better edition back for 2016.

There … Read More »