Category Archives: Fox and Pelican news

A Grayshott Gourmet Meal To Remember

What an enjoyable superb gourmet evening was had at the Fox & Pelican in Grayshott on Tuesday this week. Over 70 local folk sat down to a 7 course menu at the same time sampling a selection of Fullers finest beers to compliment the excellent food which were introduced by Head Brewer John Keeling. The […]

Alimentary my dear Watson!

Grayshott diners are invited to join the Sherlock Homes inspired ‘Baker Street Banquet‘ being held at the Fox & Pelican on Sunday 17th June. The heart-warming Sunday lunch is being held on Fathers Day at Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s favourite hostelry in Grayshott and concludes the Arthur Conan Doyle Weekend. Entertainment will include after dinner speakers Gyles Brandreth, renowned […]

Another blue plaque for Grayshott

The Grayshott Society have commissioned another blue plaque for Grayshott. This plaque commemorates the opening of The Fox and Pelican in 1899. The plaque and a framed information board explaining the history of the Fox and Pelican was unveiled on May 5th by the Chair of The Grayshott Society Lady Haddon-Cave. The blue plaque was […]

Grayshott Society AGM Awards Evening

Following their 2011 AGM the Grayshott Society held an awards ceremony at Jolleys Cafe, Grayshott Pottery, which was in recognition of individuals or organisations that have made a special contribution to the ongoing visual improvements in the village which have further enhanced Grayshott. Chairman of Grayshott Society Amanda Haddon- Cave explained, ” On coming to […]

Restored Fox and Pelican signs to go on display

 The generous funding from the Grayshott Pottery Community Fund enabled the original signboard painted by Walter Crane and dating from the opening of the pub in 1899 to be purchased and returned to the village which have ownership of the signs under the umbrella of the Parish Council. Along with this signboard came another in […]

The Fox and Pelican go for Gold at Grayshott FirkinFest

Golden Sponsors Kim & Mark Bibby of The Fox & Pelican with Peter Hatch & David Phillips organisers of FirkinFest Managers of The Fox and Pelican, Kim & Mark Bibby, have gone for Gold, generously sponsoring ‘FirkinFest‘ Grayshott’s very first Real Ale & Cider Festival being held at Grayshott Village Hall on Friday 30th and Saturday 31st October. […]