Two of our new beers are making the rounds of Sheffield pubs and beyond as November’s Beer Matters hits the press.
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Several years in a row now that the Anglers Rest at Millers Dale has scooped this award, our members seem to love the Anglers where Graham & Beryl Yates and their staff run a friendly and good value country pub with well kept beers.
The Kelham Island Tavern continues to maintain high standards and has reclaimed it’s crown after Shakespeare’s won last year.
In late November, pub and brewing company Marston’s, sold 202 pubs to New River Retail. It is feared that New River will convert the pubs into stores. New River Retail is a specialist real estate investment trust (REIT) focussed on the UK food and value retail sector.Mike Benner, chief executive of the Campaign for Real … Continue reading Marston’s
Stonegate Pub Company has taken over 78 pubs from the administrators of the Bramwell Pub Company. Locally, these include the Bessemer (Leopold Street) and The Graduate (Surrey Street). Stonegate have 623 outlets across the UK, including: The Beehive (West Street), The Globe (Howard Street), The Cavendish (West Street) and Yates’s (Cambridge Street). They have a … Continue reading Stonegate Pub Company
In April, Sheffield Planning Committee rejected a proposal to turn the Old Cart & Horses Inn in High Green into a Sainsbury’s ‘Local’ store. Following an appeal, the arguments will be heard by a Government planning inspector.No date has yet been set for the appeal, which will be either a public inquiry or a more informal public … Continue reading Old Cart & Horses Inn, High Green
Craig and Marie have now left the Peaks Inn at Castleton, they ceased trading and closed the pub on the 1st January.During their time there they increased the selection of real ales with local breweries supported, Craig’s food got a five star review from Martin Dawes in the Sheffield Star newspaper and the bed & … Continue reading Peaks Inn, Castleton
Paul and Lorraine will by the time this issue is published have left the Horns Inn at Holmesfield with the leaving party being held on Saturday 25th January. Although this village pub has been excellent with them at the helm, it hasn’t been viable to employ permanent staff and they have been finding it hard … Continue reading Horns Inn, Holmesfield
The Railway, Holywell Road, Brightside, is now using two handpumps. New Year availability was Greene King Rocking Rudolf and Tetley Bitter.