This page features Pub and Brewery news from around the Leeds area, plus one or two newsworthy snippets from the Leeds CAMRA branch.
In Otley the Black Horse has re-opened after a significant refurbishment. There are 4 Kirkstall brewery beers and 4 guest ales to choose from.
It has been announced that a new build Wetherspoons pub to be located in Cross Gates will be named "The Charles Henry Roe". He was founder of a successful local coachbuilding company.
The Beehive in Thorner has been taken over by renowned local chef Matt Healy. He plans to turn it into a modern gastro pub but keeping it as a community hub.
In Chapel Allerton the Beck and Call has opened with a choice of 4 cask ales and the emphasis on family dining and entertainment for sports fans.
The Cardigan Arms in Kirkstall is the national CAMRA winner of the Joe Goodwin Award. This award is reserved for outstanding refurbished street corner locals. Here's a link to the press release:
The Head of Steam in the city centre was recently handed the April Pub of the Month award. The photo has Hollie and John receiving the plaque.