Clevedon’s Bristol Inn shortlisted for best British pub

PUBLISHED: 11:02 20 August 2018 | UPDATED: 11:33 20 August 2018

Andrew and Christine Rockliffe.

Andrew and Christine Rockliffe.

submitted

A Clevedon pub has beaten around 2,000 others to be chosen by its parent company to represent it at an award ceremony.

Andrew and Christine Rockliffe took over the Bristol Inn, in Chapel Hill in February 2016.

Punch Taverns, which owns the pub, has nominated the pair for the Great British Pub Awards, where they could win the main prize.

Punch chose Andrew and Christine for their charity fundraising and work with the community.

Their initiatives include a baby group called Chuckles and arranging play activities.

Andrew said: “Just by being nominated by Punch Taverns is an achievement in itself.

“We are looking forward to the awards in September and hopefully coming back as winners of the Great British Pub Awards 2018.”

The pub will host a charity event for Cancer Research from Saturday to August 27, where bands and dance groups will perform.

Other News Stories

Yesterday, 16:00

Wrington Primary School pupils finished in first and third positions during a day of friendly competition.

Read more
Yesterday, 14:00

A Nailsea couple celebrated their golden wedding anniversary with more than 80 family members and friends and raised hundreds of pounds for charity.

Read more
Yesterday, 13:00

A Pill cancer charity urgently need more volunteers.

Read more
Yesterday, 12:02

People driving illegally in the area could get six points on their licence, a £300 fine or have their vehicles destroyed – if they do not adhere to Avon and Somerset Constabulary’s letter of warning.

Read more
Yesterday, 10:00

There is still time to sign up to Santas on the Run and raise money for a children’s charity.

Read more
Yesterday, 07:00

Concerns over the amount of vehicles travelling through the centre of Yatton have been raised, with 1,000 motorists recorded using its roads in just one hour.

Read more
Saturday, November 17, 2018

Portishead pool is gearing up to celebrate 10 years since it was saved from closure thanks to the hard work of supporters.

Read more
Saturday, November 17, 2018

With Christmas little more than six weeks away, some lovely gifts were on sale at the weekend to help shoppers seeking a bargain.

Read more
Friday, November 16, 2018

The government is set to invest more than £1million to improve pothole problems in North Somerset.

Read more
Friday, November 16, 2018

A rescue centre in Portbury is desperately appealing for foster carers so it can help more abandoned cats in the area.

Read more

Most Read News

Read Online

Image
Read the North Somerset Times e-edition E-edition

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 9°C

min temp: 4°C

Useful Links

Reader Travel

Clevedon Tide report

Family Notices 24

Newsletter Sign Up

North Somerset Times twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Show Job Lists

Find planning applications