Wednesday Night Blues is back!

Wednesday Night Blues at the Malt Shovel Tavern are back. Our line-up for winter / spring 2020 features many of our Malt Shovel Tavern favourites, and some exciting “new” faces. The season gets underway on January 15 with a solo set from Tankus the Henge songwriter and frontman, Jaz Delorean.

Brew at the Zoo!

We will be tucking up and tucking in at the end of October with our Brew at the Zoo festival. From Wednesday 30 October to Sunday 3 November we will be featuring 50 real ales and traditional ciders, and a special exotic menu evening, as well as live music and comfort food favourites.

Tonights Band

Hi folks we do have a band tonight, but for some reason its not popping up in events like it should. The Sam Powell band will be with us from 9pm so come down and enjoy an evening of free live music in a super atmosphere with a huge array…

Japan 2019 rugby world cup

Come and enjoy all the action with us live on 3 screens. WE WILL BE OPEN EARLY for ALL ENGLAND GAMES! Sun 22nd Sep – England v Tonga – Kick off 11.15am OPEN 10.00am Thur 26th Sep – England v USA – Kick off 11.45 OPEN 10.00am Sat 5th Oct…

Rugby world cup 2019

When does the 2019 Rugby World Cup start? The opening match of the 2019 Rugby World Cup kicks off on Friday, September 20 as nations from all across the globe compete for the William Webb Ellis Trophy in Japan. The opening stage of the competition sees 20 teams attempt to…

Wednesday blues club – FREE ENTRY

We are now in our 14th year of hosting live blues every Wednesday and have built up a fantastic repertoire of bands from across the globe who visit us on their tours. 9pm start & free entry as always but if you want a seat – get in early!!


Come join the team!! Looking for an enthusiastic individual with some experience in basic home cooked food. Our daily menu consists of sandwiches, jacket potatoes & burgers to a daily specials board which is filled with homemade dishes such as lasagne, shepherds pie & fish and chips. The right person…