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Great Oakley Brewery shared The Saxon Tavern's video. ... See MoreSee Less

Tonight The Saxon is to be a chilled out night ... no music no mayhem ... just a Saturday Special to die for .... good beer from Great Oakley Brewery and Phipps NBC ... cheese 'n' biscuits fresh from the Northampton food fair .. and maybe good conversation(ish) 😊🍺 #realale #saturdaynights #yourlocal

Sat Nov 11th, 2017  ·  

Thrilled to have placed in another competition, this time for a bottle. Big congratulations to the other winners. ... See MoreSee Less

Recently we've been out and about overseeing the judging of the beer style real ale in a bottle (RAIB) beers in two categories - Light and Dark. With lots of thanks to the teams at Matlock & Dales CAMRA and Mansfield & Ashfield CAMRA for hosting us and arranging everything we are delighted to announce the results: Real Ale in a Bottle Light: Gold Ashover Brewery Butts Pale Ale - a 5.5% Golden Ale Pale Silver Amber Ales Dambuster - a 5.2% Strong Bitter Bronze 8 Sail Brewery Old Colony - Deacon John Ales - a 5.3% Strong Bitter Real Ale in a Bottle Dark: Gold Leatherbritches Brewery Porter - 5% Porter Silver Great Oakley Brewery Delapre Dark - 4.6% Old Ale Bronze Thornbridge Brewery Bracia - a 10% Speciality beer Congratulations to Everyone involved at the Breweries making these outstanding RAIB's and thanks to all the Judges for giving up your valuable time. Gold winners will move forward for National Judging in 2018.

Wed Nov 8th, 2017  ·  

Great Oakley Brewery shared Northamptonshire Branch of Campaign for Real Ale's post. ... See MoreSee Less

Ian presents Phil and Guy of Great Oakley Brewery with the Best Bitter award from the Northampton County Beer Festival. Gobble was a winner then and is again tonight.

Sat Oct 28th, 2017  ·  

Great Oakley Brewery shared The Beer Boat Company's post. ... See MoreSee Less

The Beer Boat is very proud to present its first collaboration. RATION BOOK is a limited edition version of a Great Oakley Brewery bitter, bottled especially for sale at the Village at War Weekend by the The Canal Museum in Stoke Bruerne, Northamptonshire. A beautifully handcrafted Golden Bitter. NOT TO BE SOLD ON THE BLACK MARKET πŸ˜‰ A big thank you to the team at Great Oakley Brewery for being a fantastic supplier and for getting involved. There are a very limited number of bottles- only 100 bottles produced - available only at the Stoke Bruerne Village at War Weekend 9th - 10th of September. 🍻

Sat Sep 2nd, 2017  ·  

Care in the community. ... See MoreSee Less

Thu Aug 31st, 2017  ·  

We've arrived! Straight on the Egret. Drinking beautifully 🍺🍻🍺 #greatoakleybrewery #greatbritishbeerfestival #egret #cheers ... See MoreSee Less

Tue Aug 8th, 2017  ·