Latest Pub News
Here is the latest news about pubs in the branch area. Also see Pub & Local Beer & Cider Festivals and Opening Times Magazine.
If you have any news you would like to pass on to the Huntingdonshire branch or you spot any errors or omissions, please send details to ku.gro.armac.stnuh@swen
- Pub Protection Measures
Tuesday 30 July 2019
Huntingdonshire district council have adopted their new ‘local plan to 2036’, and this includes effective pub protection measures in sections LP21 and LP22 (pages 88 and 91) of the plan. This plan can be reviewed at the following link: https://www.huntingdonshire.gov.uk/media/3872/190516-final-adopted-local-plan-to-2036.pdf
These measures can be used to support the safeguarding of local pubs; if you want to get in touch with the Hunts CAMRA branch to support such an effort, please contact us at ku.gro.armac.stnuh@sbup.
- JESTER, Odsey, Ashwell & Morden
Wednesday 10 July 2019
The Jester in Odsey (near Ashwell & Morden Station) has new owners. Bas Basra is now in charge and we wish him every success with the pub and hotel. The real ale on sale is Ringwood Best Bitter.
- THREE TUNS, GUILDEN MORDEN
Tuesday 9 July 2019
The following press release was issued by the Guilden Morden Community Pub company.
Come along and celebrate the official opening of The Three Tuns, Guilden Morden
Fun day to launch Cambridgeshire’s newest community owned pub
Megan and Peter Friskey, new landlords of community-owned The Three Tuns in Guilden Morden, are excited to announce the official opening of the pub, patio and stunning half-acre garden. The 17th Century, Grade II listed country pub will open its doors on Saturday 3rd August, from noon to 11p.m.
The pub will be officially opened and the ribbon cut at 3pm by MP Heidi Allen, Member of Parliament for South Cambridgeshire and Cllr Sebastian Kindersley, Cambridgeshire County Councillor. Both Heidi and Sebastian supported the campaign to save The Three Tuns for many years.
Fun for all the family, there will be a hog roast, BBQ and outside bar, along with canapés and fizz to celebrate the official opening of this important community asset. There will also be outside live music and games, including inflatable table football, sumo suits, skittle alley, giant outdoor games and crazy golf.
The Three Tuns is set in the picturesque South Cambridgeshire village of Guilden Morden. Do come along and enjoy the activities, food and drink on Saturday 3rd August. See all the hard work that has been put in by the community, shareholders and Megan and Peter to turn this pub back into a much loved watering hole at the heart of the village.
For further information please contact:
Landlords - Megan & Peter Friskey - 01763-853377 Email: moc.kooltuo@nedromnedliugsnuteerhteht Website www.thethreetunsguilden.co.uk Facebook: www.facebook.com/3TunsGuilden/
- Wadsworth, 34 The Broadway, St Ives
Friday 28 June 2019
The Wadsworth off-licence in St Ives has started to sell real ale for takeaway in two pint containers. The first is Marble Pint 3.9%. If successful a changing real ale will be on sale. This is in addition to their large range of British and foreign bottled beers.