Stanley & Beamish

Run by: Sally Crowther

Splendid old-fashioned pub with lots of quirky charm, now famous thanks to the TV series George Gently (Martin Shaw), it's a perfect last night watering-hole and ideal for small groups. Great beers (8 real ales). And a 3-course meal for only £14.95. It is such a delight to see a perfectly preserved old inn that time has somehow passed by.

B&B: from £22.50 (if sharing family room) to £35. Rooms: 1D, 1T/D, 1F (sleeps 4). Eve meal: £14.95 for 3-courses. Pk lunch: pse pre-order. Secure cycle storage and drying facilities.

Tel: 0191 370 0237