Huntspill pub receives 'Somerset pub of the year' award
regulars and staff at a pub near Burnham-On-Sea were celebrating
on Saturday (February 16th) when it received the title of Somerset's
Pub of the Year 2013 from the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA).
The Crossways Inn in West Huntspill has won the prestigious county
award for the first time, going one step further than its 'pub
of the season' award last Spring.
Manager Steve Dean, pictured receiving the award from CAMRA's
Phil Edmonson, right, told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "It's a huge
honour to have won this award - we're very proud. It's a great
reward for all the work put in."
a bit of an obsessive about my my real ales and always ensure
they are kept and served in the very best conditions. I'm very
pleased therefore that the quality of our beers has been recognised."
pub's owners, husband and wife Shane and Jaime Wallace, are hoping
they can advance in the regional stage of the competition.
Pictured: The award presentation at The Crossways in West
Huntspill on Saturday (pics: Roger Burgess)