Landlord Ian Hayes flies the flag for Huddersfield pubs in the Great British Pub Awards
Publican Ian Hayes is flying the flag for Huddersfield at the Great British Pub Awards.
The landlord of The Grove at Springwood is among the finalists in the annual contest and his pub – which is entered in the category for best beer pub – is the only Huddersfield hostelry represented in this year’s awards.
Ian worked in IT and as an antiques dealer before swapping fine porcelain for fine pints and acquiring The Grove – his first pub – 10 years ago.
The pub is a popular haunt of real ale aficionados and offers a wide range of cask, keg and bottle beers behind the oak-panelled bar.
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