The list of finalists for the Great British Pub Awards 2023 has been released with 2 Worcestershire pubs being shortlisted.

The awards are split into a variety of categories including Best City/Urban Pub, Best Pub for Dogs and Best Pub to Watch Sport.

Pubs from across the UK have been named as finalists for the awards.

2 Worcestershire pubs named finalists in Great British Pub Awards 2023

Cock & Magpie in Bewdley and Rose & Crown have both been shortlisted for the Marstons Pub of the Year category.

You can find the full list of finalists via the Great British Pub Awards website.

Cock & Magpie is praised on Tripadvisor with a rating of 4 out of 5 from 182 reviews.

One reviewer wrote: “We were fortunate to get a table by the open fire . Service was fantastic and made to feel very welcome. Food was great, served promptly. Lovely afternoon family lunchtime”

Another wrote: “Popped in for a cheeky gin after an absolute HIKE with the dog. Great atmosphere, nice gins & lovely warm fire. Will be back to try the pizza soon!”

The awards are taking place at Victoria Warehouse in Manchester on Tuesday, September 19 2023.