2014 Beer and Cider Festival

Yes – it is that time of year and Furness is proud to host its 2014 BIGGER and BETTER Beer and Cider Festival!

We have a full and varied programme of entertainment, as well as a selection of outstanding beers and ciders for your to enjoy.

The Festival opens on Thursday 4th December at 5.00pm, and our evenings entertainment is a comedy night which will be held in the Foyer.  The numbers for this are limited and we are asking for a College donation of £2.00 to Bev in the College Office, to reserve your place.  Our line up is:

Gary Delany is our Headline Act and Gary is often to be seen on TV programmes such as Mock the Week

Gary Delaney of Mock the Week Fame
Gary Delaney of Mock the Week Fame

  Angela Barnes (Stand Up for the Week)  and Compere Phil Ellis (Edinburgh Fringe)

Stand Up for the Week
Stand Up for the Week




Friday 5th December – at 8.00pm Barry Lucas will present a talk on When the Big Bands came to Lancaster.  Barry was at Lancaster in the 70’s and 80’s and was responsible for some of the biggest bands coming to perform at Lancaster University.  From The Beatles, to Tina Turner, The Smiths, and many many more.

There will be an Open Mic night in Furness JCR from 9.00pm.

Saturday 6th December – 7.30pm is Casino time.  UK Croupier will be providing a fun casino with a prize for the biggest winner.  A BBQ will be in the Quad for those who are hungry!

Sunday – if there is any Beer/Cider left then come along and finish it off!