Come on In!

We are thrilled to be able to open our doors and let our customers back inside the Inn! Finally! This old Inn has never been so quiet and empty since it was built 400 years ago and the building genuinely felt the sadder for it.  To get people back into our bar and bring the …

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Jugs, Jugs and more Jugs!

Now we are back up and in the swing of things, we at The Wheatsheaf are always trying to find ways to increase your customer satisfactions and experience.  We know that after a long dark winter with no fantastic pub to visit waiting for your pint to be delivered can feel like an age! So …

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Welcome to our new Head Chef

Introducing our fabulous new Head Chef Liam Robertson. We are thrilled he has come to join us at The Wheatsheaf and lead our kitchen team. Liam has over 20 years experience in working in some of the best local restaurants, he even worked here at The Wheatsheaf 15 years ago! Great to have him back …

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New Uniforms

Well don’t we look smart! We thought it was high time that our close knit team started to look like a team.  We invested in some beautiful uniform which I am sure you will agree looks fabulous on our beautiful staff.  

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National Treasure Behind Our Bar!

We are all still star stuck today from our surprise guest! None other than the fantastic Jennifer Saunders!! What a brilliant sport she was, even popping behind the bar to pull a pint of cider for our local, Sammy. It has left a buzz about the place and everyone just can’t stop talking about how …

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Look at our Lovely Rooms

We are now the proud owners of 4 beautiful bedrooms.  Over the past 2 months we have had a team of tireless local tradesmen and women converting our 4 tired old bedrooms and bathrooms into beautiful and comfortable places to rest your head of a night.  The rooms have been transformed into spaces of comfort …

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Beetham Sports

I love being part of this village, it is just the most quintessentially English village I know,  we have chocolate box cottages, local legends, Duck racing and a village sports day.  This annual village sports day – thought to be oldest show in the county- features adults’ and children’s races, Cumberland and Westmorland wrestling, donkey …

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Duck Day

Each year the village of Beetham hold what is known as Duck Day. A mad-cap day of Rubber Duck racing along the River Bella.  This was was the first time we had taken part in the event and what a day it was, sunshine, games, new friends and just a great day of family fun. …

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Fairy Steps

If I had to think of a favourite family activity, top of my list would be a walk and a pub lunch.  To my mind there is nothing better than getting the children out in the open air and enjoying some quality time together away from the stresses of modern life.  Time out from from …

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