Branch Awards


Annual Awards 2019-2020

At our Branch AGM on 14th January 2020, voting took place for our annual pub/club awards. The results were as follows :-

For previous winners of our annual pub and club awards, see :- Pub of the Year ; Club of the Year ; Community Pub of the Year ; Cider Pub of the Year ; Best New Cask Outlet

Pub of the Season

In addition to our annual awards, a ‘Pub of the Season’ award is presented on a quarterly basis. Recent winners include :-

For previous winners, see Pub of the Season.

Commitment to Real Ale Award

A very special award which is rarely given. This award recognises the long-term commitment of individuals to the real-ale cause. The recipients of this prestigious award are :-

  • CHRIS & JUNE DOCHERTY – licencees of Docs Symposium, Wigan.
  • GREG & JENNY LIPTROT – former licencees of the Crooke Hall Inn, Crooke, Standish Lower Ground
  • IAN THORPE & DONNA ORME – licencees of The Anvil and co-founders/directors of Allgates Brewery
  • STEWART THOMPSON – founder and head brewer at Mayflower Brewery