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Pub re-opened 10th August (under new management).

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King William IV

(also known as King Billy)

10 Blossomgate
Ripon
HG4 2AJ

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Opening Times

Monday4.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Tuesday4.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Wednesday4.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Thursday4.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Friday4.00 pm - Midnight
Saturday12.30 pm - Midnight
Sunday12.30 pm - 11.00 pm

Owner

Trust Inns

About the Pub

Known locally as the King Billy, this is a large double-fronted community-led pub with a large sporting following; five screens show BT sports. The pub hosts many local sports teams and has regular quiz and music nights including the ever popular GlastonBilly in August when local musicians play for charity over a full day.

There are splendid stained glass windows with the initials WR, possibly for William Richardson the landlord in the 1890s. The bar is to the right as you go in through a typical West Riding drinking lobby, although the interior has been modernised, the left-hand room is now the pool room. There are roaring fires in winter, and a hidden beer garden for the summer.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • Theakston Best Bitter
  • Wychwood Hobgoblin Gold

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 1 changing beer.

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King William IV, Ripon

Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • CaskMarque Cask Marque Accredited

Facilities

  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • Garden Pub Garden
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • Events Events
  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Darts, dominoes, pool.

  • LiveMusic Live Music
  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • RealFire Real Fire
  • SportsTV Sports TV
  • WiFi Wifi

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King William IV

10 Blossomgate
Ripon
HG4 2AJ

Sat Nav Reference

54.136845, -1.526451

Transport

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