Southampton Pub News Archive 2013

Monday November 2013
The Daily Echo reports on the KIng Alfred Pub in Northam which has been shut for the last 9 months but looks like it will be opening on Saints Match days to cater for the football fans
Thursday 17th October 2013
The Wellington Arms has become featured on our page once again as a great Real Ale pub serving up from a selection of 11 real ales in the Freemantle area.
Thursday 3rd October 2013
The Daily Echo reports CAMRA ( The Campaign fo Real Ales ) calls on the Government to change the planning laws and help halt the number of pub from closing and being turned into stores and takeaways. Click the Daily Echo link for details
Thursday 1st August 2013
The Daily Echo launches 'Best Local' and offers readers a chance to win a hog roast for their favorite pub (visit the link for more details)
Tuesday 30th July 2013
The Rockstone. reels in another award as reported by SotonTab
Sunday 12th May 2013
The Daily Echo. reports of ghostly goings on at the Talking Heads Pub in Portswood
Sunday 21st April 2013
The Daily Echo. reports that the Avenue in Padwell Road is the latest pub in Southampton to close it's doors but owners Enterprise Inns hope to reopn with a new management team soon.
Thursday 3th April 2013
The Around the World Pub at the end of Town Quay has been transformed into a new strange office space! See the full story at The Daily Echo.
Tuesday 5th March 2013
MacDonalds is reported to be looking to turn the Bittern Pub into another restaurant. See the full storty at
The Daily Echo.
Monday 14th January 2013
The Rockstone started the new year on a high with recognition from CAMRA for it's range of real ales in addition to an award of Cask Marque excellence and the number one spot in Trip Advisor's Restaurant guide for Southampton.