The final scores were so close this year that we have increased the number of awards that we will be presenting for the 2019 Pub of the Year awards.
The nominations, made by the members of Ashbourne & District CAMRA were as follows:
- Red Lion, Kniveton
- Maison du Biere, Ashbourne
- The Ostrich, Longford
- Coach and Horses, Fenny Bentley
- The Old Dog, Thorpe
- Smith's Tavern, Ashbourne
Overall winner: Smith's Tavern
Runner-up: Maison du Biere
Highly Commended: The Old Dog
Highly Commended: Coach and Horses, Fenny Bentley
Congratulations to all the pubs nominated, it is always hard to narrow down the branches 51 pubs to a final 6. Thanks to everyone involved and to the branch members for taking their time to visit the pubs.
Presentation of certificates will be made in the coming weeks and advertised on social media and this website.