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Dave and Kim are loving pub life at the Paget Arms

A partnership that works

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Where the story began

We wish Mario and Tracey a very happy 30th wedding anniversary, as they celebrate in the pub where they met many years ago!

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Jamie & Sara, The Birch Tree Coalville

The Birch Tree in Bardon, Coalville is Jamie and partner Sara’s second pub with Everards. The pair moved from the White Swan in Stoke Golding in 2018.

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Independent businesses working together

We love working with like minded independent business owners to help them grow their business and bring their business vision to life

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The Future Looks Bright

We understand the value of great business owners to continue to run the pubs and businesses we all know and love.

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In It Together - Marc and Jonathan, Virgins & Castle, Kenilworth

450-year-old pub back in the swing of things after 106 days with no pints being pulled!

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The Richardson family celebrate their first year at The Honeycomb

April, Alan and Jade are enjoying life at the Honeycomb

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NEW! Amber Ale No.1 avilable in Mini Casks

We’re pleased to offer these limited edition Amber Ale No.1 mini casks, you'll need to be quick though!

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In It Together - Gary and Simon, Free Trade Inn, Sileby

Gary and Simon have been at the Free Trade Inn in Sileby for just over a year now. Celebrating their first year in lockdown was not what they had planned!

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A dream built in Rome!

Ross and Camille bring authentic Neapolitan-style pizzas to Nottinghamshire and beyond!

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In It Together - Sarah and Bob, Royal Oak, Kirby Muxloe

Sarah and Bob joined the Everards family in February 2019 when they took on the Royal Oak pub in Kirby Muxloe.

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Supporting all independent businesses.

Did you know? We support independent business owners to run their own business in buildings we own. Most of these are pubs but we are proud to work with other types of businesses too.

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New Business Owners at The Western Pub!

Great news for the community surrounding The Western pub in Leicester as our business owners of the Sir Robert Peel, John and Moira Rossiter are delighted to announce that they will be taking The Western as their second pub!

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Join us in celebrating a huge milestone as John and Janis celebrate 15 years at The Tram Depot in Cambridge

They might be celebrating alone in lockdown right now, but they can't wait to raise a toast with their customers and friends when they reopen the doors!

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In It Together - Lisa and Will, Hearty Goodfellow, Southwell

The vulnerable and isolating people in Southwell are in good hands with Lisa and Will, business owners of The Hearty Goodfellow pub who are supporting their community with their Two Turtle Doves campaign which offers free soup, delivered to those who need it every day during lockdown.

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In It Together - Simon and Samantha, The Black Boy, Headington

Simon and Samantha's ambition for their new business shines through as they adapt to these challenging times and create a great community hub for their village.

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In It Together - Marc and Jonathan, The Virgins & Castle, Kenilworth

This is a difficult time for all businesses and was not the start Marc and Jonathan had in mind when they took on the oldest pub in Kenilworth. But they remain positive and can’t wait to throw a great big opening party, once again!

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Our response to the Covid-19 challenge

Our Managing Director, Stephen Gould, shares an update on our response to the Covid-19 challenge along with some future plans.

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The Everard Family Foundation make a £50,000 donation to Age UK Leicester Shire & Rutland

The Everard Family Foundation are donating £50,000 to Age UK Leicester Shire & Rutland. This is a local cause that the Everard family have a long history of supporting, with Richard Everard being their president since 1992 and donating regularly over the years.

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In It Together - Laura, The Horseshoes, Nuneaton

Despite the pubs being closed, our business owners are keeping their communities tight and its exactly what the world needs right now, people like Laura.

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In It Together – Alan and Sarah, The Black Horse, Aylestone

It's so inspiring to see how our independent business owners are remaining at the heart of their communities even when their pub doors are closed! Alan and Sarah are doing a fantastic job of keeping their community entertained and spreading a little happiness at this difficult time.

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In It Together - Michael, Blue Bell Inn & Lodge, Desford

We find ourselves in exceptional times and our independent business owners are showing their exceptional qualities, like Michael who is supporting his community in every way he can...

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Colouring Competition

Get creative with our colouring sheets for a chance to win a £20 gift voucher.

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New Sporting Partnership with Leicester City Hockey Club

Leicester’s best-loved community sports facility, St Margaret’s Pastures, is being transformed and we are proud to be part of it and to support the Leicester Hockey Club in their exciting journey.

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White Horse Banbury raise £500 for charity

New Year, new hair-do was Ken’s motto at the start of 2020 as he set out to raise money for charity once agian...

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Jon Elks joins the team as Head Brewer

Jon joins the Everards team with a wealth of experience and knowledge, after 18 years with Carlsberg UK.

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Our new brewery is really coming to life!

This is an exciting milestone in the development of our new state-of-the-art brewery. As the brewing equipment is lifted into place, it is becoming a reality!

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Cheers to 30 Years!

Tony and Kathryn Marshall are celebrating 30 years behind the bar.

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£1,000 funds new chairs for the hall!

The old broken chairs have been replaced with 100 new comfortable padded chairs at Thurlaston Village Hall.

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Regeneration award for Kier

Congratulations to our friends at Kier construction who won the category; Regeneration Scheme of the Year, sponsored by Keepmoat Homes for their work at our Everards Meadows – Phase 1A

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£2,408 funds volunteer rescue team with vital new kit

These local heroes have been able to purchase new kit for their 12 new recruits, keeping them protected from the elements, while remaining safe and visible during their missions.

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Charity pub of the Year Finalists

Well done to David and the team at The White Horse for reaching the final at PubAid's Charity Pub of the Year awards last night!!

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£1,822 supports people with Mental Health in Rutland

Andrew Bolland, representative of the charity LAMP nominated the group for support through his local pub The Barley Mow.

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Leading Light

We are delighted to see our Managing Director, Stephen Gould, recognised on the list of 50 Kind Leaders which has been announced today, on International Kindness Day.

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£1,368 funds a brand new community group in Braunstone!

St Crispin’s Church provides a lunch group for people living on low incomes and the elderly who feel isolated and lonely. The group survives on donations from attendees and left-over food donations from Waitrose and Tesco.

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£500 Funding Saves our Seas

Save our Seas is an environmentally conscious initiative led by Harborough Morsbags Pod, a local sewing group where a dedicated group of volunteers upcycle unwanted fabric, donated to them by the community, into reusable shopping bags called Morsbags.

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£500 funds new fire door in Cosby

Paul Hodges, Landlord of The Bulls Head pub in Cosby nominated his local community library to gain much needed funding when he heard about the We Got This campaign via Everards.

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£1,490 transforms space in church

The church has invested in a new meeting area to be used by mothers & toddlers, the elderly and the local community for social gatherings, occasional meetings and coffee mornings.

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£2,000 aids bi-weekly meetings for local men

Eric Waweru nominated a new project aptly named ‘Man Monday’ for his local community.

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£2,633 funds community space in Melton

Melton Community Allotment is a local group that provides opportunities to learn how to grow and cook fresh food.

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£2,000 funds subsidsed canal boat trips

The Peter Le Marchant Trust has been running highly subsidised canal boat trips for the elderly, disabled and seriously ill for over 40 years.

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£2,800 funds a new wheelchair for the Bears!

Nominated for support by Tom Masterson, the bears head coach the team were awarded funding from Everards and Carling earlier this year.

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Everards Meadows is open for everyone to enjoy!

70 acres of beautiful green space to explore, a coffee shop and cycle store.

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Made Local Fund

Do you know a community project that needs funding? We can help.

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Celebrating 170 Years!

Proud to still be independent and family owned.

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Award winning September

September has seen many awards come in for lots of our pubs, so raise a glass and give them a cheers with us to say well done!

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Blooming Brilliant Beer Gardens!

The Greyhound Inn take home The Spencer Memorial Garden Competition trophy 2019

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Team Everards smash it at Ride London!

Well done to Steve, Rob and Jamie who completed the gruelling 100 mile bike ride this weekend!

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Brampton local wins trip to New Zealand!

Who’d have thought a night out in your local pub would end up as the highlight of your year?

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175 years innovating, come be part of it!

Helping to bring great business ideas to life.

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Unique Iron Age shield found at Everards Meadows

Shield provides new insight into the construction and design of prehistoric weaponry.

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Race Day 2019

These Pubs Made a Difference

Every year we celebrate all of our business owners and the difference they make in their pubs and local communities. We all head down to Leicester Racecourse for a fun filled day of celebrations and award our 14 winners!

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Rutland’s Pub of The Year 2019 announced – “pure magic.”

The White Lion Inn in Whissendine awarded Rutland CAMRA Pub of The Year 2019.

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Celebrating a great 2018

We're happy to announce results for the year ending 30 September 2018...

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Leicester drinkers help raise £1,400 for local charity

This huge amount was raised for Leicester charity New Dawn, New Day by Everards customers drinking limited edition beer suffragette.

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Try something new this month!

Pubs are offering a variety of interesting beers, wines, spirits and healthy food options in the spirit of Tryanuary.

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Rutland Cycling Win Top Award

Rutland Cycling has won the 2018 Family Business Award for Retail Excellence in the 2018

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Tiger roars in the House of Commons

We joined South Leicestershire MP, Alberto Costa, to unveil our Tiger ale as Parliament’s newest guest beer in the Strangers’ Bar.

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Suffragette - a tribute to Alice Hawkins

This November we bring you a truly special beer in honour of all Suffragettes and in particular, Leicester’s suffragette Alice Hawkins.

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Carling & Everards trial 3D-printed beer mats at The Old Horse pub

In a UK industry first, the 3D printed beer mats will be made in part from spent grains from the Carling Brewery

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Beer Sommelier Award for Claire

Find out how Claire succeeded in becoming a Beer Sommelier

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Western Park Beer Festival 2018

All you need to know about this great beer festival!

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Long Live The Local

New campaign launched and backed by Britain's Beer Alliance and publican Jodie Kidd.

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This will be Paul's 36th Fathers’ Day at The Bull’s Head

Father's Day is just one of the many family celebrations held at this Cosby pub.

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Howzat for an investment

How does £405,000 turn into £707,500 over 27 years? With an ingenious idea that's how...

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The only way is IPA!

Your guide to IPA's including food pairings and a history of the beer style.

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White Stout brewing diary

An account of the brew day by Joe Woods

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An 'Old Original' restored to new!

Discover the art of brewing and how it has changed over the years at the National Brewery Centre.

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Fish + Chips

See you down the chippy

A brief history of the nation's favourite dish.

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