The 50 best Country pubs

Whether it’s for quaffing real ale in a traditional inn or sipping wine in a sun-soaked beer garden, Rhiannon Batten locates the best venues to quench the thirst amid the best of British scenery

This week’s panel

Roger Protz edits the ‘Good Beer Guide’ ( );

Pete Irvine is the author of ‘Scotland the Best’ (£14.99, Collins);

David Hancock is the editor of ‘Sawday’s Pubs & Inns of England and Wales’ ( );

Jonathan Manning is editor of ‘Country Walking’ magazine ( );

Fiona Stapley is editor of ‘The Good Pub Guide’ ( )

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