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CIU'S 28th Beer & Trade Show

Friday, April 12 will see hundreds of Union members heading to the 28th CIU Beer & Trades Exhibition in Blackpool for a great day of club business-related activity

When? 12 April, 2019

Where? Norbreck Castle Hotel, Queens Promenade, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY2 9AA


  • Find out what CIU's National accounts and club suppliers are up to and what impact they could have on your club

  • Seek legal advice

  • See what's new in entertainment

  • Learn about sporting opportunities

  • Network with other clubs

The 28th CIU Beer & Trades Exhibition, which will take place at Norbreck Castle Hotel on Friday, April 12, looks set to be another highly enjoyable and worthwhile event for Union members. Taking place on the day before the Union AGM as well as aer the AGM, the show aims to give members all the advice they need to boost their club’s bottom line, with advice available on all aspects of club business. e Union’s Preferred Supplier of Beer and Cider, Heineken UK will –as last year –be showcasing their key products with each attendee receiving a set of complimentary drinks tokens. For those eager to sample Cask Ale, there will also be a selection of top brews available for attendees to try. Meanwhile, Dransfields –the Preferred Supplier of gaming machines to the Union – will once again have a major presence at the show as they demonstrate their latest machines. ey will also run regular bingo games and a speed pool competition. It’s a fantastic event, so ensure that you mark the days in your diary now!


Last year we welcomed:
Ace Furniture; Adgen TV; Aon; BOC; BT Sport; CAMRA; Club Control; Club Journal; Dransfields; Efficient Energy; Heineken UK; Payment Sense; Rijo42


“This year's event will see club-supporting suppliers all ready and waiting to showcase their products and provide expert advice on helping club business,” says Stephen Goulding, Office Manager CIU.


Not a member? For more details on joining the CIU, please contact: Stephen Goulding

CIU Office Manager,
Club Union House,
253-254 Upper Street,
N1 1RY

t. 020 7226 0221

Suppliers – Due to the large venue, there are a few stands left, so call 01753 272022 or email

Clubs – CIU HQ will be sending out delegate/club information in March. If you have any questions in the meantime, call 020 7226 0221 or email

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