Two Fuller’s pubs share first place at Ealing in Bloom competition

Two Fuller’s pubs share first place at Ealing in Bloom competition

Fuller, Smith & Turner P.L.C., the London brewer and premium pub company, is delighted to announce that two of its pubs, The Castle Inn and The Fox and Goose, have both taken first place in the category for the Best Pub Garden at the Ealing in Bloom ceremony held on 24 September 2015. 

The sizeable garden at The Fox and Goose offers a large amount of seating and a covered, heated patio, as well a lawn area complete with picnic tables. The Castle also has a secret beer garden, but is better known for its recently refurbished hanging basket displays that are clearly visible on St. Mary’s Road, Ealing, receiving a Certificate of Excellence from the London Garden Society for outstanding contribution to the beauty of the borough of Ealing for the displays.

Julian Peters, manager at The Fox and Goose, said: “We’re immensely proud of our garden and strive to make it as pleasant a place as possible for our guests to relax in. We’re delighted that it’s been recognised in the local community, and we hope that this encourages even more people to come and see it for themselves.”

Jon Ward, manager at The Castle Inn, also expressed his delight with the result, saying: “We aim to look as good as possible, and take a lot of care in maintaining our garden and external decoration. Hopefully people see this as indicative of the care and attention to detail we take in every aspect of our business.” 

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Notes to Editors:
Fuller, Smith and Turner P.L.C. is an independent traditional family brewer founded in 1845 and is based at the historic Griffin Brewery in Chiswick, London, where brewing has taken place continuously since 1654. The Company runs 188 Managed Pubs and Hotels and 203 Tenanted pubs, with a focus on outstanding cask ale, great wine, exemplary service and delicious fresh, home-cooked food. The Company also has 651 boutique bedrooms in its Managed estate and owns a 51% share of The Stable, a craft cider and pizza restaurant business with nine sites.  Fuller’s pub estate stretches from Brighton to Birmingham and from Portishead to the Greenwich Peninsula, including 171 locations within the M25.

The Fuller’s Beer Company brews a portfolio of premium beers including London Pride, ESB, Organic Honey Dew and Frontier Craft Lager. In June 2013, the Company acquired Cornish Orchards, a craft cider maker producing a range of award-winning ciders and premium soft drinks. Fuller’s is also the UK distributor for Sierra Nevada, the premier US craft beer.