The Jolly Sailors pub at Brancaster Staithe has been named joint winner for the third year running of the Best Family Pub for the East Anglia and East Midlands region in the Great British Pub Awards 2015.
Said Heather Tidd, general manager, 'We are absolutely thrilled to be awarded Regional Winner for the third year running! It is a brilliant achievement and reflects again all the hard work by the dedicated team at The Jolly Sailors to retain this award. It is a fantastic reward for the whole team at The Jolly Sailors.'
Ed Berrington, editor Publican’s Morning Advertiser said ‘The judges commended The Jolly Sailors for their fantastic family friendly atmosphere as well as a great food offer for both children and parents. Winning this award means that The Jolly Sailors will now go head to head with 5 other regional winners for the UK title ‘Best Family Pub 2015 this September and also have the opportunity to compete for the overall champions of champions title of ‘Great British Pub of the Year 2015. Well done to The Jolly Sailors team, they were up against very stiff competition.’
And it's their second national award this month! The Jolly Sailors has also won Alastair Sawday’s Community Award 2015/16 There were 3 winners of the Community Pub Award chosen for being great little locals run by enterprising, hard-working landlords who go out of their way to offer their patrons a home from home and have succeeded in making their pub the hub of the community. The two other winners in this category are Blackwood Arms in Littleworth Common, Buckinghamshire and The Sheppey Inn in Lower Godney, Somerset.
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