Pubs and Bars

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

After more than 30 years Andrew and Belinda Wilkinson are back behind the bar at the Lunesdale Arms. Emma Mayoh reports.

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Thursday, July 13, 2017

A micropub and a wine bar have both opened in the town during the past year

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Friday, June 23, 2017

Lytham Brewery has produced a special beer to mark our 70th anniversary. Paul Mackenzie went along for a taste. PHOTOGRAPHS BY JOHN COCKS

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Thursday, March 30, 2017

Pint size pubs have sprung up all over the country in recent years. These are some of the finest near you

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Friday, February 10, 2017

Craig Wilkinson never intended to stay in the family business but he and his wife are now leading The Bay Horse at Ellel near Lancaster into its 25th year. Emma Mayoh reports.

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Friday, December 23, 2016

The festive season is all about spending time with your loved ones, and that includes your furry friends to. We have selected five of the best pubs in Lancashire that welcome you and your dog.

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Wednesday, October 12, 2016

We all love a roast dinner in Lancashire, so we’ve selected some local dining pubs that are serving up visual treats for their followers.

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Monday, September 26, 2016

Digest this mini review in 60 seconds

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Sunday, August 28, 2016

Pull up a chair, dine on fine food or enjoy superb ales in one of these fantastic Lake District inns.

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Monday, August 15, 2016

You can dine in style along the Lancashire and Lake District coastline, as Emma Mayoh discovered

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Friday, June 3, 2016

Our guide to some of the Ribble Valley’s best gastropubs, in no particular order. Emma Mayoh reports

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Friday, May 20, 2016

This pretty Ribble Valley village is a honeypot for visitors searching out good food and drink. Roger Borrell joined them

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Monday, April 25, 2016

The Clarence in Bury has all of the right ingredients for the perfect dining pub. Emma Mayoh reports

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Friday, February 5, 2016

Bring your canine friends along to one of these cosy pubs in Lancashire.

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Saturday, January 30, 2016

Give your four-legged friend a well deserved rest at one of these scenic country pubs in the Lake District.

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Wednesday, October 28, 2015

If you’re visiting Pendle Hill for Halloween, you’ll be happy to find that the Ribble Valley has a few pubs which serve spirits.

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Monday, October 19, 2015

Enjoy a relaxing meal by the fireplace at some of Lancashire's top pubs.

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Monday, August 17, 2015

Whether a drop of Lancashire ale is your tipple or you prefer a glass of chilled champagne, here are some of the best places in Lancashire and the Lake District to drink al fresco

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Friday, December 15, 2017

From rustic locals to award-winning gastropubs offering a luxury experience, Lancashire and the Lake District have a fantastic choice of countryside places to eat and drink. Emma Mayoh reports

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Friday, April 3, 2015

While Liverpool is famous for the Beatles, the football and even the Grand National, it has developed a reputation as a bit of a party town. Here are a few bars that we think are worth a visit

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Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Gin is proving to be a tonic for the drinks industry. Roger Borrell reports from the cocktail lounge

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Wednesday, October 1, 2014

A cocktail is for every occasion whether it’s celebrating with friends or letting your hair down at the office party. We pick out the top cocktail venues in Cheshire, Lancashire, Manchester and Liverpool

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Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Rebekka O’Grady takes time out at The Eagle and Child in Staveley

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Tuesday, April 1, 2014

A long walk deserves a stop at a cosy inn and Lakeland writer and photographer Vivienne Crow has agreed to share a few of her favourites

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Friday, December 20, 2013

We are not short of great pubs in the Lakes but which to choose? Here are some favourites picked by the Lancashire Life team

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Tuesday, March 12, 2013

This stylish pub is owned by Juno and Charles Lowther, brother of the Earl of Lonsdale.

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Wednesday, January 30, 2013

As more pubs close could the future lie in a new breed of micropubs? Emma Mayoh pulled up a stool at Lancashire's first. PHOTOGRAPHY BY: KIRSTY THOMPSON

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Wednesday, September 5, 2012

We visit a pub perfectly placed in front of Lytham Green

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