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Llanelian-Yn-Rhos, Colwyn Bay, LL29 8YA


CAMRA gives a warm welcome to “Peoples Pint”

At the Great British Beer Festival recently, the Campaign for Real Ale, welcomed the Government's decision to introduce a 50% excise duty reduction on beers at or below 2.8% ABV from October 2011 in a move that will allow consumers to enjoy a lower priced and lower strength pint in their local. CAMRA predicts the introduction of low…

GBBF 2011

Simon and Esme had a great day on Wednesday at Earls Court sampling the delights on offer at the Great British Beer Festival. In addition to the large range of Beers, Ciders and Perrys available there is a comprehensive selection of food stalls including Bratwurst, Proper Cornish Pasties, and many more traditional pub refreshments, there was…

Famous Grouse, Famous Pubs

We are thrilled to have been nominated again for the Famous Grouse 100 most Famous Pubs in the UK competition organised through the Daily Telegraph. Last year we were flattered just to be nominated, and lets hope this year we can get even further. I am sure there will be lots of free Famous Grouse flowing if we…

Cream teas and Church visit

Last year, to help raise funds for the church; we wrote to several holiday coach companies suggesting they might like to  include in their schedules an afternoon guided tour of our historic local church followed by a Cream Team at the pub. The Church has many fascinating features with the filled in Cursing Well, 16th Century…

Colwyn Bay Football Club

Congratulations to our local football team on their promotion to the Blue Square Conference League North; their second promotion in 2 years. Before the final play off match we got a phone call from FC United of Manchester's official supporters club asking if they could bring their coach and come for a drink before the match;…

White Lion on TV

Recently Landlord Simon and head chef Joe, were featured on HTV News at 6. Joe demonstrated preparing locally farmed lamb alongside Simon who was interviewed supporting local Welsh farmers. The news item was about imported lamb being passed off as Welsh. Simon assured the programme that all the lamb served at the White Lion is Welsh.

Special Events

Every now and then we hold special events, bbq's or themed evenings such,  we will post these here to keep you informed so you don't miss out.