GunsOnPegs is the UK’s largest online shooting community in the UK and the awards are voted for by its 62,000 members, as well as readers of Fieldsports magazine. The awards highlight the best in the shoot hospitality business.
GunsOnPegs CEO James Horne said:
“We have been inundated with nominations and it was a very close run race.
“The Carpenters Arms received the ‘Highly Commended’ award in recognition of its exceptional ability to anticipate and surpass shooting guests’ requirements.”
Deborah Whitwell, general manager at The Carpenters Arms, said:
“We’re delighted to have received this national recognition for our five star bedroom facilities for shooting parties, complete with gun safes and drying wardrobes.
“This accolade was achieved in the face of stiff competition and we’ll be giving our certificate pride of place in the bar as soon as possible.”
The Carpenters Arms was voted as Yorkshire’s Favourite Pub at The Great Yorkshire Show by Welcome to Yorkshire.
Previous awards include Best Freehouse in Britain in The Publican’s Morning Advertiser Great British Pub Awards and Restaurant of the Year at the Flavours of Herriot Country Awards.