West Berkshire Branch of CAMRA

Community Pub Of The Year 2015: The Three Horseshoes, Brimpton.

Branch Chairman, Richard Scullion presented the 2015 Community Pub of the Year award to Michelle Le-brasse, landlady of the Three Horseshoes, Brimpton, at the start of CAMRA's Community Pubs Month, on Wednesday, 1 April.

The pub profile feature in Ullage (Spring 2015) mentioned some of the pub's community initiatives:

  • a Christmas panto,
  • Post Office services and
  • car park sharing.

The Arkell's pub received 25 nominations giving these or other factors like

  • live music,
  • quiz and
  • poker nights.

One entry started 'The Three Horseshoes is the centre of Brimpton life. The pub participates in the local pool and darts leagues and provides a place for friendly banter...'

Other pubs in the branch area receiving multiple nominations were the Cottage Inn, Bucklebury (2012 & 2013 winner); the Craven Arms, Enborne and the Stag, Leckhampstead.

1st April 2015