News from the Bear
Last chance to buy tickets for the Sue Ryder Manorlands Easter hamper draw!
We will be drawing the winning number at 4pm today.
Account name: Mr A J Pickles
£1 per ticket. All proceeds going to this very worthy cause! ... See MoreSee Less
We have filled the board!! Thank you all so much. TICKETS ARE STILL FOR SALE!! Carrying on with raffle tickets from 200 upwards. The more money we can raise the better!!
We have sadly read that Sue Ryder Manorlands are struggling more than ever for funding and may even have to close hospices. This charity means a lot to us and one we have always supported. Before closure they left us with an Easter Egg hamper of which we would like to try and sell all the squares. If you would like to buy one please post your chosen number as a comment and send your donation to
Account name: Mr A J Pickles
or post the money with your name through the letterbox during your daily exercise. Squares are £1 each with all the money going to this brilliant cause.
Thank you in advance. Hope everyone is well and staying safe! ... See MoreSee Less
Thank you so much for your support at this difficult time 💙 If I can help with anything just send me a message on email@example.com
Hi Adam, put Louise and I down for 5 and I'll post money in envelope tomorrow after work. Thanks
Hi can I have £10 worth please will transfer money now . Thanks great idea
Hi Adam. Wilman & Wilman will have 20 numbers please. Transferred you the money 👍🏻🐣. Cheers
That’s amazing well done everyone x
Please can we have £10 worth, any numbers. Manorlands is very close to our heart, I’ll transfer the money
Will send £10 Adam please just put us down for any we’re not fussed x
I’ll send you £10 across now Adam. Randoms fine. Hope you’re all keeping well as can be x
Can we please have 100,200,37 and 83. Thanks. If you can put them down as Robin butcher thanks
Adam I can’t transfer online for some reason... and too far to walk to drop in money physically... could I transfer to Jess?
Can I have 10 please , transferring money now Any numbers , thank you , for Sharon and Richard Fowler Thank you !!
Hi Adam, please could you pick me 5 numbers that are free and I will transfer the money, thanks
Put me down for£10 any numbers! Hopefully I've transferred the money correctly!!
Adam I'll have £10 worth please. Have transferred the money 🌈
Please could we have 10 numbers, any will do u choose. Will send payment Thanks Gary
Would you put £5 for us Adam. I'll send the money now. Any numbers... x
Are there any left? If so can I have any 5 and Abi any 5 and I will post money through later this afternoon x
Can I have £10 worth please? Any numbers 😊
Hi Adam, just sent you a £1, any number will do
I’ll have any 5 random please, will transfer money now xx
Please can I have 5 numbers please. Will send money across now. X
Adam put me down for 10 squares please mate. I will transfer now.
Please can I have 8, 20, 52, 118 and 127
Do we pay by PayPal
Will send payment now just need the account name x
ALL BEER NOW GONE! Thank you to those who came and for putting money into our Manorlands collection box too.
On a personal note from Adam, thank you for all your custom. Many of you are now not only customers but have become very good friends. We now need to stay safe and do as the government advises us, and hopefully this will all be over soon. I can’t wait to open the door again and welcome all you lovely people back! Wishing you all the very best 🐻 ... See MoreSee Less
💔 thank you so much for your amazing hospitality and friendship. To you and all the team. Take care and stay safe. Love me and Craig xx
I look forward to returning when this is all over. Thank you Adam and your team, keep safe.
Take care Adam & the great team u have at the Old White Bear...hope it's not too long before we are saying hello & drinking again 🍻
Well done to all The Old White Bear. Take care all and can’t wait to come back in for the Birra Moretti and medium Chardonnay.
All the best to you all.... love ya 🥰🥰🥰
CARRY OUT OFFER!
As everyone will know by now we have been forced to close for the foreseeable future. However, we do still have some beer that was ready to sell that unfortunately will go to waste.
So, as a thanks to all our loyal customers, we have decided to give this away FREE!! Absolutely FREE OF CHARGE! Bring your own container and we will fill it for you to take away and enjoy.
Between 3-5pm today - whilst stocks last! ... See MoreSee Less
That’s a nice gesture. Hope we all get through this quickly! We will miss our visits
Send me some out here guys please
Save us 2 pints of blonde. Crosshills Crushers on way 😁
That’s very generous of you. Have you any Guinness?
Mick Riddiough x free beer x
Chris Katie-Marie cracking excuse for a walk? 😉😉 xx
Kelly Walton one for jay
Heather Cadwallader Naylor
Sophie Hardisty Andy Lambert Amy Wiseman
Sue Morgan x
Paul Hunt Scott Arbuthnott
ALL CASK ALE £2 A PINT!
BRING YOUR OWN CONTAINER AND TAKE IT HOME FOR £1 A PINT!
WHILST STOCKS LAST ... See MoreSee Less
As you all know, Thursday night is institutional in the fact that it is quiz night here!
However with the current situation we are fully aware that many of you are not coming to visit us and we respect your decision.
A simple task to allow us to plan accordingly - if you are joining us for the quiz tonight, PLEASE let us know by commenting below! It would be a massive help.
Thank you. ... See MoreSee Less
Following the Government announcement yesterday afternoon, Pickles Pubs will remain open for business during these uncertain times surrounding COVID-19, until we are advised otherwise. Our teams look forward to welcoming you as we always have done.
We remain committed to protecting the health and well-being of our staff, customers and suppliers which continues to be our priority, and ask our customers to abide by the health measures and controls set out by the NHS.
We have a contingency plan in place to maintain a high value service for our customers during this time. Customer demand, supplier restrictions and staffing levels may influence some changes to operating hours as well as the products we offer during these uncertain times. Please check each of our Pubs’ social media for updates.
We fully understand should your plans change, so please let us know if you need to cancel a booking, so that we can plan our staffing levels – Being efficient during this period of uncertainty is critical to business longevity.
Thank you for your understanding and continued support and we look forward to seeing you soon. ... See MoreSee Less
Will be thinking of all my favourite bar staff who are now friends. Will hopefully see you in 12 weeks. As I have to follow the government guidelines too. We will miss you all. Stay safe. We will be hoping and praying you all come through this. Lots of love x
Got the Monday blues? Don’t worry, we’re here to help! Our new menu launched at the weekend, including our range of tapas options, so if you fancy adding something extra to your main meal, feel like a lighter lunch or even just want something to snack on with your lunchtime pint, why not come and see what we’ve got to offer? 😋 ... See MoreSee Less
We are very happy to let you all know that our new menu will start tomorrow (Saturday 14th). Have a look and book a table on 01535632115 or via the website www.oldwhitebear.co.uk
Please share as we want as many people as possible to enjoy our lovely new dishes! ... See MoreSee Less
Sounds lovely..... tapas, mmmm xxx
I’ll be coming down soon to try your tapas
Oooo tapas. Nom nom 😉
Jenny Banks Newbury I think we need to give the tapas menu a try out 😃
Leah Preston Amy Evans Aislinn Swinburne Hattie Driver we need to try this😍😍😍😍
Lavina Cheetham YES YES YES
Georgia Slingsby Isobel Smithson Natasha Slingsby
Still not made plans for Mother's Day? It's not too late - don't worry! We still have availability for all our sittings - 12pm, 3pm and 6pm. The first 20 bookings will receive 2 free Slingsby miniatures for mum! ... See MoreSee Less
Come and escape the cold this weekend with our three roaring fires and new specials board! ❄️ Tables still available all weekend, call us on 01535632115 to book🍺 ... See MoreSee Less
Tomorrow (Tuesday 25th) night we are hosting a Body Shop party! Host Kelly will be showcasing their amazing products and giving you a chance to buy them and try some too! Starting at 6.30pm. Come along and bring a friend! ... See MoreSee Less
Tomorrow night we are hosting a Body Shop Party! Starting at 6.30pm with Kelly as host showcasing some of their amazing products. Come along and bring a friend! ... See MoreSee Less
As always, we’re serving our famous Sunday Roasts alongside our menu and specials board. Choice of meats today are Beef and Pork! 😋 Call us on 01535632115 to book your table! ... See MoreSee Less
Mother’s Day Special!
Still stuck for how to treat your mum this Mother’s Day? Well look no further! Because the first 20 bookings we receive for 22nd March will receive two free Slingsby gin miniatures to take home! ... See MoreSee Less
Mother's Day is coming on Sunday 22nd March! Not booked yet? Don't worry we can help! We are running 3 sittings at 12pm, 3pm and 6pm with spaces in each still available. Have a look at the menu and book your table via www.oldwhitebear.co.uk or 01535 632115. ... See MoreSee Less
Sunday 22nd March.
One of the specials this weekend.
Homemade meatloaf on black pudding mash, with a red wine and onion gravy ... See MoreSee Less
Looks great x
Nice place was ther last week with my girl 🙂
Here are some dishes from our Valentine's day menu.
Brie & mango chutney tartlet, served on a fresh waldorf salad.
Salmon & crayfish arancini, garnished with hollandaise sauce.
Fresh poached Scottish Salmon, served with tender stem broccoli & sugar snap peas
Chargrilled T-bone steak, served with game chips, onion rings, grilled mushroom, tomato & vert brie ... See MoreSee Less
Steve and I had the most beautiful meal on 14 February... tartlets to start, t bone steak and giant choux bun for mains... amazing xxxx
If you would like to book a table simply click contact us via this website, email or phone the pub. Please note that in order to secure a same-day or next-day booking, you should phone the pub. Thank you.