TRAFALGAR DAY CELEBRATED
MATFEN BREWERY VISIT & LUNCH
on Monday, 22nd October 2012, - to High House Farm Brewery, Matfen, Northumberland.
|Members, family & friends being briefed on the operation & history of High House Farm Brewery, Matfen, Northumberland.|
|Sniffing the hops used in the brewing process.|
|These three photographs are of members, family & friends being instructed about the art of brewing real ale, Matten Brewery style.|
|The best part of the visit, Alex Nelson & Jeremy Feggetter, about to sample the product!|
While waiting for lunch to be served 4 different sample of the local ale was offered to members for tasting, and good they were too!
(l-r): ?, Joyce Lee, Alex Johnson & Kevin Jobson receiving their tasters.
|And so the tasting continues: Tony Worton (nearest the camera right), Tony Nicholson (left) reaching for his taster, Margaret Wood & Maureen Bond (top of the table left).|
A member of the Brewery staff explains the finer points of the different ales while everyone listens attentively.
Table in foreground back to camera (l-r): Tony Worton, ?, ?, facing the camera Jean & Tony Nicholls.
|(l-r) Jeremy Feggetter, Susan Stewart, Alex Nelson, Kevin Jobson, Alex Johnson.|
|(l-r): Past-Chairman Kevin Jobson being presented with his Past-Chairman's jewel by current Chairman, Alex Nelson.|