We have many wonderful pubs and social clubs within the Mid Anglia Branch area and you will find them listed on our "Pubs in our Area" page. To help us get the most out of them, we bring together the latest news about them and their activities here. Please let us know if you have something to add - you can send us a message via Facebook .
- Three Suffolk Pubs to reopen
Wednesday 22 November 2023
Three pubs in Suffolk will be reopening in the next few weeks:
The Lion at Debenham is reopening on Friday 24th November - drinks only on the Friday and then full service from Saturday onwards. Link to an article on the reopening in the East Anglian Daily Times: https://www.eadt.co.uk/news/23900818.medieval-red-lion-pub-debenham-reopen-25-years/
Cotton Trowel & Hammer will reopen on Tuesday 28th November 7 days a week - bar times below:
Mondays to thursdays 4pm till 10pm
Fridays 4pm till 11pm
Saturdays 11.30 am till 11pm
Sundays 11.30 am till 10pm
Follow them on Facebook for the latest updates: https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=61553053498931
Food will be provided by Sweeney's Pizzeria: https://www.facebook.com/sweeneyspizzeria
And finally, The Ivy House at Stradbroke will open its doors on Friday 1st December at 6pm with a visiting Pizza truck supplying food for the evening. They are still working out their winter opening hours, but give them a follow on Facebook for the latest updates: https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=61552739620657
- De La Pole Arms at Wingfield for sale
Tuesday 5 September 2023
The De La Pole Arms at Wingfield has been put on the market with a £350k price tag. Link to article in the East Anglia Daily Times:
- Timothy Taylor Tap Takeover at Kenninghall Red Lion 10th August
Thursday 10 August 2023
The Red Lion at Kenninghall will be hosting at tap takeover by the Timothy Taylor brewery on Thursday August 10th from 7pm.
- Red Lion at Debenham to reopen after 25 years
Tuesday 1 August 2023
BBC News - The Red Lion at Debenham in Suffolk is to reopen after being closed for 25 years https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-suffolk-66341647
- New owners at North Lopham Kings Head
Tuesday 4 July 2023
North Lopham Kings Head has new owners .... from the EDP: https://www.edp24.co.uk/news/23631924.new-owners-kings-head-lopham-reintroducing-food-menu/?fbclid=IwAR3c5QMtmJl0mDB3fwc3fvMFWWB_tIMtgZ4u5NGb-Bb0K7LGBvex4iKgcMM
- The owners of Laxfield Low House issue shares in the company
Monday 3 July 2023
Shares are being issued enabling investors to become involved with The Kings Head pub in Laxfield, known locally as The Low House, which has been serving customers since the 16th century.
The Low House Community Interest Company (CIC), which was set up by local residents to protect the pub from possible development, has issued the shares because it is looking to clear the purchase loan for the pub and set up a maintenance fund.
More from the original article in the EADT: https://www.eadt.co.uk/news/23606923.kings-head-pub-laxfield-suffolk-issues-shares/
- Redgrave Cross Keys Ossett Brewery Tap Takeover
Sunday 25 June 2023
Redgrave Cross Keys are hosting a Tap Takeover by the Ossett Brewery over the weekend of the 24th and 25th of June as part of their Bikes@ The Keys event.
- Pulham Falcon Re-opens
Monday 19 June 2023
The Falcon at Pulham Market has re-opened with a new team at the helm.
Whilst wishing to retain the pub's traditional interior, they are hoping to start providing food from the kitchen and for it the become a hub for the local community. A launch night is planned for Friday 14th July with street food, live music and plenty of pints pulled!