SALOPIAN, Thornbridge are the recommended new beers as the Thurrock Beer Festival is underway at the Civic Hall. Over 140 real ales, cider. perry, english country wine and mead are on display from now until saturday at 11pm.
There will be live entertainment tonight (thursday) and every night with six acts on during the day on saturday.
In the interests of investigative journalism, YourThurrock went down there to taste the new beers and interview the staff.
We shall be returning on saturday to present a follow up-piece.