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1st Annual Beer Festival

1st-4th May Bank Holiday Weekend

It here – warmer days – lighter nights, summers fast approaching and The 1st Fox Beer Festival. The festival takes place May bank holiday weekend from Friday 1st at 6pm to Monday 4th May.

The Fox Country Pub is recently refurbished 18th Century Inn located in the quaint village of North Luffenham on Rutland Water’s South Shore.

Come along and enjoy the delights of a dozen wonderful ales from local breweries, offering an experience to set your taste buds alight. With ales starting at 3.5% abv moving through to a distinguished 7.4% for the brave hearted. (Did you feel the gauntlet?) Fresh to our pumps you will also find Oakham Ales Green Devil at 6% a wonderful craft ale experience.

We are confident that you will find an ale you really enjoy – a perfect way to spend a long, lazy afternoon/evening supping in good company – and it doesn’t stop there…

Join us on Sunday afternoon/evening  for a barbecue on the patio and live music from Nick Haylock 3 piece band – feel free to join in if you know the words or even have a dance. Who knows you may even spot North Luffenham’s very own “dancing queens” – “Nicky and Vanja”

Beers available over the weekend: 


Blue Monkey 4:  Wise Monkeys – 3.6%

Atomic: Strike – 3.7%

Oakham Ales:  The Forger  – 3.5%

Tom Woods: Old Codger – 4.0%

Newby Wyke: Comet – 4.0%

Red Brewery: One Brown Mouse – 4.0%

Greate Oakley: Tiffield Thunder Bolt – 4.2%

Nobbys Brewery: Swift Neck – 4.3%

Hopshackle: Hopnotic – 4.3%

Tres Bien: Cascade – 4.5%

8 Sail Brewery: Kibbled – 4.6%

Tydd Steam: Armageddon – 5.0%

Langton Brewery: Welland Poacher – 7.4%


Oakham Ales           Twisted Tree                      4.8%

Aspells                    Harry Sparrow                     4.6%

(A variety of bottled ciders also on offer)

Craft Ales 

Oakham Ales          Green Devil IPA                6.0%

For More Information Please Contact: 


The Fox 1 Pinfold Lane, North Luffenham, Rutland LE15 8LE

Tel: 01780720991

Trisha Clarke: 07725251790

Jason Allen: 07773396153