Pub of the Year

Presentation Evening

Tuesday 8th May, 8 pm

Everyone Welcome”


A special announcement: South Herts CAMRA (Campaign for Real Ale) has awarded the Old Cross Tavern
‘Pub of the Year 2018’

A very special thank you to all for contributing to the “Spirit of a Community Pub!” in the Old Cross Tavern.  It is people who are the heartbeat of the Old Cross Tavern.  And, it is because of you that we’ll be celebrating receiving this award.  Please join us for the Award Ceremony on Tuesday, 8th May at 8:00 pm.

The Old Cross Tavern Team get FIVE GOLD STARS for their work front of house, behind the scenes, and in particular in our real ale cellar, it is as simple as because of them the Old Cross Tavern is Pub of Year 2018, South Herts CAMRA.

We would like to thank South Herts CAMRA for the recognition that comes with this award and for their long standing campaign efforts and also for excellent communication, especially at the local level and in the pub.  It is very motivating for all on the Old Cross Tavern team to have received the appreciation that comes with this award.

Tavern’s Spring Beer Festival: “Love at First Pint”


Our annual spring Beer Festival starts Thursday 14 June at 4:30 pm and carries on to Sunday, 17 June 2018.  Featured will be 20 plus beers including dark beers (porters, stouts, milds).  A list of available beers will be available closer to the date of the festival.

 Charity Fund Raising

Fund raising for the Breast Cancer Now charity (our nominated charity) is ongoing. To date, since April 2014 a total of £9297.00 has been raised for the ‘Breast Cancer Now’ charity during beer festivals and the ‘Something for Everyone” 2014 charity auction plus pub quizzes, raffles & collection boxes including contributions from the Old Cross Tavern. A very special thank you to our customers, suppliers and local businesses for their generous support and sponsorship of the fund raising.

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