Campaign for Real Ale

Campaign for Real Ale

National Cider Pub of the Year


This year’s Cider Pub of the Year award went to The New Union pub in Kendal for its wide array of real ciders and perries. See: for more details.


2018: The Firkin Shed, 279 Holdenhurst Road, Springbourne, Bournemouth, BH8 8BZ


Ye Olde Cider Bar, 99 East St, Newton Abbot, TQ12 2LD.


The Unicorn at Bayford was voted National Cider Pub of the Year. Although in the County of Somerset it is east of Wincanton in the Hearts of Wessex Branch, Wessex Region. See

Any one wishing to visit by Bus can do so via Wincanton. Service 58 or 58A from Yeovil ( 58 is the quicker of two) to Wincanton Memorial Bus Park. Or 667 from Street and Glastonbury. Alight walk back to main road turn right and it is less than a mile on left, approximately a 20 minute walk. There is a bus past the door but is very infrequent, only 3 a day Monday to Friday.

Full details of The Unicorn via ‘What Pub’. and Bus Services via Traveline SW.


Robin Hood & Little John, 1 Church Street, Arnold, Nottingham, NG5 8FD.

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