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    Shrubendlad wrote:
    So that's 13000 UKIP supporters celebrating then
    You just broke rule number 1 of the Beer Festival guide.

    NEVER talk about politics!"
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All hail the ale! 3,458 drink 13,000 pints at festival

Gazette: All hail the ale! 3,458 drink 13,000 pints at festival All hail the ale! 3,458 drink 13,000 pints at festival

ALE lovers drank their way through more than 13,000 pints at this year’s Colchester beer festival.

Camra’s annual event, which ran from Wednesday until Saturday, is thought to have been the biggest yet, with 3,458 people visiting the Art Centre, in Church Street.

They drank 11,808 pints of ale and a further 1,500 pints of cider and perry.

Read more in today's Gazette.

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