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Wyggeston

123 Calais Road
Horninglow
Burton upon Trent
BURTON-ON-TRENT
DE13 0UN

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Opening Times

MondayMidday - 11.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 11.00 pm
FridayMidday - Midnight
SaturdayMidday - Midnight
SundayMidday - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

12 - 9

Owner

Ei Group

About the Pub

Large, popular locals pub, still often referred to as the Wyggeston Hotel although accommodation has not been available since the 1950s.

Internally, there is an L-shaped public bar with a long bar counter, with a small snug / darts room off one end, and a large, split level, comfortable lounge with a stage area. There is also a recently refurbished function room, with its own bar counter, at the rear. The beer garden includes an enclosed children's play area.

Meals include carvery on Sunday. Live entertainment in the lounge some Friday and most Saturday evenings.

Historic Interest

Opened in 1904 by Salt's Brewery and named after William Wyggeston, a Leicester wool merchant who owned land in the area. It became a Bass pub when the latter took over Salt’s in 1927, and remained so until 2002 when the leasehold was purchased by the Unique Pub Company, which was acquired by Enterprise Inns shortly afterwards. The land is still owned by the charity 'The Chaplains and Poor of the Hospital of William Wyggeston', which supports Wyggeston's Hospital, Leicester. (The current lease runs for 99 years from 1956.)

Regular Beers

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • Draught Bass
  • Marston's Pedigree

Changing Beers

This pub serves 1 changing beer.

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Wyggeston, Burton upon Trent

Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • CaskMarque Cask Marque Accredited
  • RealHeritagePub Heritage Pub

    Interior of Some Regional Importance

Facilities

  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access

    Disabled toilet facilities.

  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals

    Carvery on Sunday.

  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Pub Garden

    Enclosed, at rear, with children's play area.

  • Parking Parking
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly

    Except lounge Sunday lunchtime.

  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • FunctionRoom Function Room

    Large (up to 60 people), with bar.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Darts, dominoes, pool.

  • LiveMusic Live Music
  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • SeparateBar Separate Bar
  • Smoking Smoking Area

    Wooden 'lean to' at rear.

  • SportsTV Sports TV

    Sky Sports.

  • WiFi Wifi

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Wyggeston

123 Calais Road
Horninglow
Burton upon Trent
BURTON-ON-TRENT
DE13 0UN

Sat Nav Reference

52.8207, -1.6495

OS Reference

SK237249

Transport

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Nearby Bus Routes (100m)

Midland Classic: 3 (not late evening or Sunday), 8 (not late evening), 401 (not late evening on Sunday), 402 (limited daytime service; not Sunday), 403 (limited daytime service; not Sunday)

Other bus services operate along Horninglow Road North (A511), around 550m distant via Dover Road.

Closest Station (2100m)

Burton-on-Trent

Directions

At corner of junction with Foston Avenue.

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