Central Lancs

Campaign for Real Ale

POTS Award Winners

A Pub of the Season (POTS) award is made each time that an issue of Ale Cry is produced.

Working back, here is a list of all POTS Winners:-

90

Spring 2020

Red Lion, Wheelton

POTS Spring 2020

89

Winter 2019/20

Beer Box, Bamber Bridge

POTS Winter 2019/20

88

Autumn 2019

Plug & Taps, Preston

POTS Autumn 2019

87

Summer 2019

Yew Tree, Anglezarke

POTS Summer 2019

86

Spring 2019

Tap And Vine, Penwortham

POTS Spring 2019

85

Winter 2018/19

Dog Inn, Longridge

POTS Winter 2018/19

84

Autumn 2018

Continental, Preston

POTS Autumn 2018

83

Summer 2018

Plungington, Fulwood

POTS Summer 2018

82

Spring 2018

Masons Arms, Chorley

POTS Spring 2018

81

Winter 2017/18

Ale Station, Chorley

POTS Winter 2017/18

80

Autumn 2017

Hoppy Days, Longridge

POTS Autumn 2017

79

Summer 2017

Princess Alice, Preston

POTS Summer 2017

78

Spring 2017

Bob Inn, Chorley

POTS Spring 2017

77

Winter 2016/17

Golden Tap Ale House, Leyland

POTS Winter 2016/17

76

Autumn 2016

Roper Hall, Preston

POTS Autumn 2016

75

Summer 2016

Pearsons, Chorley

POTS Summer 2016

74

Spring 2016

Gables, Leyland

POTS Spring 2016

73

Winter 2015/16

Wellington, Ashton

POTS Winter 2015/16

72

Autumn 2015

Shepherds' Hall Ale House, Chorley

POTS Autumn 2015

71

Summer 2015

White Bull, Walton-le-Dale

POTS Summer 2015

70

Spring 2015

Moorbrook, Preston

POTS Spring 2015

69

Winter 2014/15

Towneley Arms, Longridge

POTS Winter 2014/15

68

Autumn 2014

Crown, Chorley

POTS Autumn 2014

67

Summer 2014

Market Ale House, Leyland

POTS Summer 2014

66

Spring 2014

Ferret, Preston

POTS Spring 2014

65

Winter 2013/14

White Bull, Chorley

POTS Winter 2013/14

64

Autumn 2013

Nabs Head, Samlesbury

POTS Autumn 2013

63

Summer 2013

Wheatsheaf, Croston

POTS Summer 2013

62

Spring 2013

Horns, Goosnargh

POTS Spring 2013

61

Winter 2012/13

Original Farmers Arms, Eccleston

POTS Winter 2012/13

Autumn 2012

(no Ale Cry - no award)

60

Summer 2012

Lamb & Packet, Preston

(pub now closed)

POTS Summer 2012

59

Spring 2012

Withy Arms, Bamber Bridge

POTS Spring 2012

58

Winter 2011/12

Wheatsheaf, Ashton

POTS Winter 2011/12

57

Autumn 2011

The Tilly's, Chipping

(was then known as the Tillotsons Arms)

POTS Autumn 2011

Summer 2011

(no Ale Cry - no award)

56

Spring 2011

Golden Lion, Higher Wheelton

POTS Spring 2011

55

Winter 2010/11

Wellington (Glovers Court), Preston

POTS Winter 2010/11

54

Autumn 2010

Railway, Chorley

POTS Autumn 2010

Summer 2010

(no Ale Cry - no award)

53

Spring 2010

Barristers, Leyland

POTS Spring 2010

Winter 2009/10

(no Ale Cry - no award)

52

Autumn 2009

Cavendish Arms, Brindle

POTS Autumn 2009

51

Summer 2009

Swan With Two Necks, Chorley

(pub now closed)

POTS Summer 2009

50

Spring 2009

Black Horse, Preston

POTS Spring 2009

49

Winter 2008/09

Anchor, Lostock Hall

POTS Winter 2008/09

48

Autumn 2008

Anderton Arms, Fulwood

POTS Autumn 2008

47

Summer 2008

Railway At Leyland, Leyland

POTS Summer 2008

46

Spring 2008

Euxton Mills, Euxton

POTS Spring 2008

45

Winter 2007/08

Corporation Arms, Longridge

POTS Winter 2007/08

Autumn 2007

(no Ale Cry - no award)

44

Summer 2007

Bridge, Adlington

POTS Summer 2007

43

Spring 2007

Fox & Grapes (Fox Street), Preston

(pub now closed)

POTS Spring 2007

42

Winter 2006/07

Stags Head, Goosnargh

POTS Winter 2006/07

41

Autumn 2006

Potters Arms, Chorley

POTS Autumn 2006

40

Summer 2006

Black Bull, Penwortham

POTS Summer 2006

39

Spring 2006

Old Vic, Preston

POTS Spring 2006

38

Winter 2005/06

Walmer Bridge, Walmer Bridge

POTS Winter 2005/06

37

Autumn 2005

Waterfront, Ashton

(was then known as the New Waterfront)

POTS Autumn 2005

36

Summer 2005

Sirloin, Hoghton

POTS Summer 2005

35

Spring 2005

Malt 'n' Hops, Chorley

POTS Spring 2005

34

Winter 2004/05

Finney's Sports Bar, Preston

(pub now closed)

POTS Winter 2004/05

33

Autumn 2004

Crown, Croston

POTS Autumn 2004

32

Summer 2004

Dolphin, Longton

POTS Summer 2004

31

Spring 2004

Shawes Arms, Preston

(pub now closed)

POTS Spring 2004

30

Winter 2003/04

Spinners Arms, Adlington

POTS Winter 2003/04

29

Autumn 2003

Plough, Grimsargh

POTS Autumn 2003

28

Summer 2003

Olde Original Withy Trees, Bamber Bridge

POTS Summer 2003

27

Spring 2003

Sun, Chipping

POTS Spring 2003

26

Winter 2002/03

Robin Hood, Mawdesley

25

Autumn 2002

Old Oak, Longridge

24

Summer 2002

Halfway House, Clayton-le-Woods

23

Spring 2002

Dressers Arms, Wheelton

22

Winter 2001/02

Wheatsheaf, Woodplumpton

21

Autumn 2001

Avenham Park, Preston

(pub now closed)

20

Summer 2001

Grapes, Goosnargh

19

Spring 2001

Top Lock, Heapey

18

Winter 2000/01

Market Tavern, Preston

17

Autumn 2000

New Hall Tavern, Samlesbury

16

Summer 2000

Prince Of Wales (Cowling Brow), Chorley

15

Spring 2000

Hogarths, Preston

(was then known as the Varsity)

14

Winter 1999/00

Royal Oak, Riley Green

13

Autumn 1999

Lime Kiln, Ashton

(pub now closed)

12

Summer 1999

Blue Anchor, Bretherton

11

Spring 1999

Red Herring, Coppull

10

Winter 1998/99

Eagle & Child, Leyland

9

Autumn 1998

New Britannia, Preston

8

Summer 1998

Smiths Arms, Lea Town

7

Spring 1998

Alston Arms, Longridge

6

Winter 1997/98

Royal Oak, Whittle-le-Woods

5

Autumn 1997

Dog & Partridge, Preston

4

Summer 1997

Black Bull, Mawdesley

(pub currently closed)

3

Spring 1997

Plungington Tavern, Preston

(pub now closed)

2

Winter 1996/97

Myerscough, Balderstone

(pub now closed)

1

Autumn 1996

Guild, Preston

(was then known as the Hogshead)