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Welcome to the website of Salford Branch of the Campaign for Real Ale.

CAMRA is the pub-goers champion, we promote quality beers in great pubs and defend the rights of the drinker. If you drink beer or like pubs CAMRA, and the pubs of Salford is the place for you!


The Coach and Horses,Eccles New Road,Salford has re-opened but no news yet if any real ales are served.

Next Event

Wednesday 24th January:Manchester Beer and Cider Festival,Trade session and CAMRA members only this evening.

Manchester Beer and Cider Festival 2018

Volunteers are required for MBCF 2018.

Click here for more info:Manchester Beer and Cider Fest 2018 Info/Volunteer.

Advance tickets go on sale 01/08/17,click here to access site:MBCF 2018 Advance tickets.

Click here for a link to CAMRA Greater Manchester Web Site.

05/04/2017 Latest News

The Coach and Horses,Eccles New Road,Salford has re-opened but no news yet if any real ales are served.


Note it is now closed again,reasons unknown!!

20/03/17 Latest News

The winner's of the Pub/Club and Cider pub of the year are as follows:

Pub of the Year: Malt Dog,Monton: Malt Dog.

Club of the Year:
Eccles Rfc:Eccles RFC.

Cider pub of the Year New Oxford:New Oxford.

13/03/17 Latest News

The Albert Edward,Eccles and Coach and Horses,Weaste are reported as being closed and boarded up.If any one has any more Info please let us know.

Treasure Hunt 2017

This will be held on Saturday 8th July 2017 starting/finishing at The New Oxford. They will be opening specially at 11am for teams to register. Please note the 11am opening has been confirmed with the New Oxford to allow for the Treasure Hunt to start at 11.30am

More details to follow.

Click here for Details of the 2016 event.Treasure Hunt 2016

Ale of Two Cities 10

Ale of Two Cities, our branch magazine, has reached its 10th edition! Find it in Manchester and Salford pubs or click here

Ale of Two Cities 10 is the last edition until further notice

Past pubs and Club of the year

The members of the late North Manchester branch voted for the following:

Branch PUB OF THE YEAR: THE GROCERS, Liverpool Road, Cadishead

Branch CIDER PUB OF THE YEAR: CROWN & KETTLE, Oldham Road, Manchester

Branch CLUB OF THE YEAR: ECCLES RFC, Gorton Street, Eccles.

From 2016 the Newly formed Salford Branch will vote for a Pub/Cider and Club of the Year from within it's own boundary within the Borough of Salford.
March 2017
The new winner's of these awards chosen by the new Salford Branch have now been decided,see Home page for detail's

About Us

We cover the area of Salford Metropolitan Borough and the whole of the City of Salford lies within this Branch area, from Higher Broughton to Cadishead, and from Salford Quays to Little Hulton.

A map of the area covered by the new Salford branch and a list of real ale pubs and clubs within, can be found under the 'Pub Guide' heading on the left.

If you wish to confirm which Branch of the Campaign covers any specific pub or club anywhere - go to our 'Whatpub' site from the link on the lower left. Here you will find full details of (nearly) all pubs and clubs in Britain and Northern Ireland, whether or not they sell real ale, and including the name of the relevant local CAMRA Branch.