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Camra pub of the year 2014

Pump Clip Award

A visit from Roger Protz

Capital Fun!

More Awards!



The Hope Inn was the stand out winner for Camra Pub Of The Year 2014 for the Stockport & South Manchester region, presented by John Clarke.

Camra pub of the Year 2014


Martin recently received his award from the National Pump Clip Museum for Best Designed New Brewery Pump Clip 2013. We actually won it for the Reckless pump clip, when we originally heard we'd won we thought it was for Risky, but anyway, we are extremely happy and proud of the award. With this and Camra Pub of the Year it has been a very good end to a very exciting first year!

Reckless Breed wins Best Designed New Brewery Pump Clip 2013

Ale author visits The Hope Inn


When Roger Protz, author of 300 Beers to try before you die, The ultimate encyclopedia of beer, The good beer guide and many more, recently visited The Hope Inn & Fool Hardy Ales it seems he was very impressed, saying 'I enjoyed your beers very much - well made, professional and full of flavour. I look forward to visiting the pub again.'

Rash Dash in the Capital


In March 2014 ‘Rash dash 3.8%’ was chosen by The All-Party Parliamentary Beer Group to be a guest beer in ‘The Strangers Bar’ in the House of Commons and presented by Andrew Gwynne MP.

More Awards!


Since we opened our doors in February 2013 we have gain a few awards!

Stockport & South Manchester 'Pub of the Month' October 2013

Best new brewery pump clip design 2013 from The National Pump Clip Museum for 'Reckless'

Stockport & South Manchester 'Pub of the Year 2014'

Stockport Beer & Cider Festival, Beer of the festival 2014, 'Silver for Risky blond'

Mild Magic Award, The Hope Inn, 'Champion Mild Pub 2014'


Opening Times:

Sun – Thur 12noon – 11pm

Fri– Sat 12noon – 12pm


The Hope Inn, 118 Wellington Road North, Heaton Norris, Stockport, Greater Manchester SK4 2LL

Contact Us:


Tel: 0161 6376191