CIDER fans will be able to enjoy a range of draught ciders from England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland during a cider festival at three Wyre Forest pubs.

The festival takes place at the Penny Black in KidderminsterYe Olde Crown Inn in Stourport and the George Hotel in Bewdley, from Friday ,July 11 until Sunday July 27 inclusive.

The pubs will each offer up to 25 ciders over the 17 days, including some never previously available in the pubs and others produced exclusively for the festival. The selection will feature apple, pear and fruit ciders.

They include award-winning ciders, together with those with unusual flavours, such as beetroot, rhubarb, ginger and chilli, apple and raspberry and whisky cask cider.

Tasting notes on all of the ciders will be available in the pubs.