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Jack Hawley – The Hatfield Eccentric

Jack Hawley – The Hatfield Eccentric

Jack Hawley was an eccentric character of the 19thC who came to reside in Hatfield, Doncaster. After running away from his privileged lifestyle he lived free of rules and expectation. He once said he preferred the life of a groom than a gentleman. Like it’s namesake, Jack Hawley at the Grange, is a micro pub that also relishes in marching…

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Celebrate VE day with a pint

Celebrate VE day with a pint

This Friday is the 75th anniversary of VE day. Although you probably won’t be able to celebrate as the nation had originally intended, we think you should still mark the day in style. We’ve put together a little family pack for you – colouring in pages, a bunting template, and a wordsearch. Right click each image to save and print…

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It’s The Bees Knees

It’s The Bees Knees

Emma Swan got a taste for pub life from an early age with her parents, Jim and Hilary, running the Travellers Rest in High Moor for ten years before taking over The Beehive in Harthill. You could say it was her right of passage as she took over the reigns from her late parents in 2013. She has a real…

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A Treasure Trove Of Artisan Food

A Treasure Trove Of Artisan Food

The award winning Welbeck Farm Shop is a treasure trove of artisan food produce. As I visit our friends, who are based in the heart of Welbeck’s idyllic community, I feel proud to be part of this vibrant community. As I browse the farm shop shelves, I am immediately struck by the dedication to provide the highest quality locally sourced…

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Second instalment to new Craft Keg range released!

Second instalment to new Craft Keg range released!

Versatility and progressiveness are two essential characteristics of any successful microbrewery. To meet demand of the thriving and fast-paced craft beer industry, Welbeck Abbey Brewery have taken a bold step forward, and launched a new Craft Keg range to compliment the existing cask offering. Welbeck Brewery are excited to announce the release of our winter keg brew, Jaded Hare. The…

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A Real Ale Drinkers Paradise

A Real Ale Drinkers Paradise

Pulling up to The Grey Horses Inn in Carlton-in-Lindrick I was greeted by two cheeky Border Terriers, Lilly and Winnie. They were soaking up the Autumnal sun as owner Chris was ‘seeing’ to his beer garden. As I sit down with Chris and his wife Sally, I realise that the genuine pride they have in their pub is evident by…

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2020 Brewery Tours now on sale!

2020 Brewery Tours now on sale!

It’s that time of year and our 2020 Brewery Tours are now on sale! Join one of our expert brewers for a guided tour around our traditional microbrewery. Based on the privately owned Welbeck Estate, this is a rare opportunity to take a peek behind the closed doors. Tickets are £10 each and with this you will enjoy two pints…

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