JJ Moons presented with Hillingdon Pub of the Year
The presentation was held on 29th April.

Grosvenor is pub of the year 2015
The pub on the Hanwell/West Ealing border reopened by Food and Fuel in April has been voted West Middlesex Pub of the Year 2015.

Prince of Wales closes


Fuller's have sold the pub which closed on 23rd December. It is understood to have been purchased by a developer

ETP reopens
The Ealing Park Tavern reopened in December run by Pub/Restaurant chain ETM Group . Initial plans incorporates a brewery and regular beer festivals!

Queen's Head crowned Pub of the Year
The Uxbridge pub was presented with the West Middlesex Branch Pub of the Year award. Manager Joao Almeida was also given a special award to promoting real ale whilst a third award was presented to acknowledge the improved range of beers.

Wetherspoon buys Greenwood Hotel
The Grade II listed pub, closed since 2010, has been purchased by Wetherspoon for around 2million. The pub now boasts 11 en-suite letting rooms in addition to the double height ballroom. The Northolt area has few pubs compared with the rest of Ealing so the reopening of the Greenwood will be most welcome. A planning application was submitted in October 2014 to make drastic changes to the Grade II listed building was refused by Ealing Council. A subsequent application is currently being considered.

Horse & Barge reopens
The South Harefield canalside pub has been given a new lease of life and reopened as the Bear on the Barge on Monday 27th April. The pub is being run by the same company as the Bear on the Spa in Leamington Spa. The pub specialises in Real Fire Ovens. Deuchars IPA and a house beer (probably Caledonian Edinburgh Castle Ale) are currently available.

Prince Albert Demolished

The pub was demolished in mid December having closed in February.

Greyhound to reopen? The Wembley pub has been closed for a year. The owners, Star Pubs and Bars, website says the pubs has now been let subject to contract.

Letchford latest target for developers The pub on Headstone Lane, which was closed following a license review in 2012, will be demolished and replaced with flats if developers have thier way. Visit the Harrow Council planning search page and enter P/3882/13 to view the application. Although it was turned down by the council, the developer has appealed to the planning inspectorate.

Rayners up for sale (again) The freehold of the 1937 pub once owned by Truman's brewery is up for sale with an asking price of 1.8 million. The pub is offered with 11 rooms upstairs and has been fully refurbished. It is being marketed for alternative use including restautant or banqueting.

Clubs selling real ale in West Middlesex

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