Sunderland & South Tyneside: Pub of the Year 2015:

1st: The Steamboat, South Shields.
2nd: The Isis, Sunderland.
3rd: The Alum Ale House, South Shields.

 

Sunderland & South Tyneside: Club of the Year 2015:
1st: Mid Boldon Club, Boldon.
2nd: Ashbrooke Sports Club, Sunderland.
3rd: Westoe Rugby Club, South Shields.

The branch offers its congratulations to all six venues for the work they have put in & for serving quality real ales throughout the year!

The “Top dozen” Pubs list for this year is:
Position            Pub                                                          (Position 2014/2013/2012:)
1st:                    The Steamboat, South Shields.                     (2/2/2)
2nd:                   The Isis, Sunderland.                                     (1/1/-)
3rd:                    The Alum Ale House, South Shields.             (4/4/5)
4th:                    Fitzgeralds, Sunderland.                                (3/3/1)
5th:                    The Harbour View Sunderland.                      (7/-/-)
6th                     The William De Wessington, Washington.     (9/8/9)
7th                     The Maltings, South Shields.                          (5/5/3)
8th:                    The Courtyard, Washington.                           (8/6/6)
8th:                    The Kings Arms, Sunderland.                         (10/6/4)
10th:                  The Grey Horse, Boldon                                 (-/-/-)
10th:                  The William Jameson, Sunderland.                (6/12/-)
12th:                  The Ivy House, Sunderland.                           (-/-/-)
Well done to all on the list, with over 100 venues in the branch area serving real ales it is an achievement to appear anywhere on these lists.

Lost from last years top 12 are:
The Museum Vaults (11th, down to 14th) &
The Wouldhave (12th, down to 15th)