Pub wins 'best turnaround' award

A pub near Kendal has won the title of 'Best Turnaround Pub' in the North West. It had previously been a derelict until new owners took over.

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The Wheatsheaf: From derelict to award-winning in a year

Between four and five pubs are closing across Cumbria every week, but a pub near Kendal is a bit of an exception. It's proving popular locally and nationally.

The Wheatsheaf in Brigsteer has found new ways of funding itself and attracting customers and now it's won a CAMRA award for best turnaround pub in the North West.

Fiona Marley Paterson has more.


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