The 1st Stone Beer Festival raises almost £1500

Stone-Beer-Festival-copyThe 1st Stone Beer Festival organised by Titanic Breweries/The Royal Exchange took place on Friday June 27th and Saturday June 28th. at the St Dominic’s Social Centre and was hugely successful – plans are already in hand for the 2015 event.

Revelers (make that beer connoiseurs) wre able to choose from over 30 kegs thatb had each been sponsored by local businesses to supportiAge Concern Stone & District, Stone Stroke Club and Stone Alzheimer’s Club who benefited from one hundred percent of the sponsorship money.

Pictured above, are Stella Winsor who runs both the Stone Stroke Club and the Alzheimer’s Drop In Clubs receives her cheque for £740 from Cllr Jill Hood, who organised the sponsorship of the kegs with Michelle Hughes, landlady of the Royal Exchange.