Ainsty News

The Leeds & West Yorkshire Cook Book

Just in time for Christmas, we’re incredibly happy to announce we have just been published in our first book!

Collaborating with some of the top Yorkshire restaurants, pubs and producers we have two of our venues in the Leeds and West Yorkshire Cook Book which is available to buy now.

Running The Wetherby 10k

For a second year in a row the Swan & Talbot sponsored the Wetherby 10k, a fantastic local event attracting 1000 entrants setting off from the famous Wetherby Racecourse. This year we had a team of three taking part.

Ainsty Inns takes on the Great North Run

This year Antony and Mark from Ainsty Inns are taking on the Great North Run to raise money for a well known local charity supporting and caring for children and their families going through the most difficult of times.

Be a part of our growing kitchen team

We’re on the hunt for new kitchen staff to join our kitchen teams at our sites around Yorkshire. Due to expansion we’re looking for chefs who are real foodies to join our award winning team and be a part of our growing pub group.

Double award nomination for Ainsty Inns

We extremely proud that we have two of our venues, The Chequers and Swan & Talbot nominated in this years White Rose Awards in the ‘Yorkshire Pub’ category.

The Chequers Beer Festival

To start the summer holidays in style were throwing a beer festival in the beer garden of The Chequers, Bilton-in-Ainsty on Saturday 23rd July.

We’re in The Welcome To Yorkshire Top 12!

Our newest venue The Duke of York Inn, Gate Helmsley has been nominated by the public to go head to head with 11 of the regions best pubs to be crowned Yorkshire’s favourite pub at next months Yorkshire Show.

What makes a good coffee?

We love Coffee at Ainsty Inns, whether it’s a morning wake me up or an evening after dinner drink you’ll find us serving our coffee throughout the day.