Maidstone & Mid Kent

Campaign for Real Ale

Campaign for Real Ale

Draught Copy

Draught Copy is the free newsletter of the Maidstone and Mid-Kent, Bexley and Gravesend and Darent Valley branches of CAMRA.

It is issued quarterly and has a circulation of 3,400 copies. The newsletter is delivered by volunteer members to pubs in the branch areas and can normally be found at local beer festivals as well.

The most recent editions can be downloaded below, a PDF file reader is required.

Previous Editions

If you've missed an edition, our Draught Copy Library contains all editions dating back to 2009.

Articles and Advertising

The editor is always willing to accept articles for potential publication, or why not use Draught Copy to advertise your business to pub goers throughout our distribution area? Advertising is accepted for potential publication at the following rates per individual issue :-

Full page £85

Half page £50

Quarter page £30

For all article and advertising enquiries, please send an email via our Contacts page.


If you're having trouble finding a printed copy of Draught Copy, please check our Draught Copy Distribution List.

If you prefer a hard copy, you can subscribe to Draught Copy and we will send you each issue as we get it back from the printers. Although Draught Copy itself is free, we do ask you to send us stamps to cover the postage for a 2nd class large letter weighing between 100-250g. Check out the Royal Mail website for current prices.

Just contact our distribution team at Draught Copy, 1 Pear Tree Lane, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 9QY.