Help us pick the pick Best Bar of 2014

Best Bar 2014.
Best Bar 2014.

With your help, the competition will, once and for all, settle the great debate about the best watering hole in the Lancaster and Morecambe area.

Your Lancaster Guardian needs you to tell us if your local, your home from home, your place for relaxation is the best around and why it should be crowned champion?

And it couldn’t be simpler to get your nominations in. All you need to do is fill in the entry form below, nominating your favourite pub, club or bar and giving your reason why.

Whether you are 
the bar manager, a member of staff, the landlord or 
just a loyal regular this is a great opportunity to get 
your local’s name in 

Last Orders Please!

All pubs, bars and clubs are free to enter locally.

Once we call time on the nominations, we’ll showcase the entrants in the Lancaster Guardian where a voting process will take place to decide who will win this most prestigious title.

Why Vote?

Your regular pub these 
days isn’t just a place that serves a pint – so give your reasons why it holds such 
a special place in your 

Is it the beer? Do they do great food? Is it a place ‘where everyone knows your name?’ We want your nominations, but we also want to know WHY!


Text your nomination before Tuesday November 4, 2014, to 65550.

Simply start your text with the words lanbar followed by a space, then the name and address of your favourite pub/bar.

Follow this with your name, your address (including postcode) and your email address (if you have one).

Text messages cost £1.50 plus your standard network charge and should contain no more than 160 characters in total. Please note: you will receive a reply message to confirm receipt of your nomination.

Your text message must follow the exact format stated, otherwise your nomination may not be counted but you may still be charged.

If you text after the stated closing date your nomination will not be counted but you may still be charged.


Simply complete the coupon and post it to: Best Bar Competition, c/o Olivers Place, Fulwood, Preston PR2 9ZA.

All nomination coupons must be received by (or before) first post on November 4, 2014.

You must use an official nomination coupon (from the paper).

Photocopied or defaced coupons will not be accepted.

The nomination form will continue to appear in the Lancaster Guardian for three weeks until Thursday October 30.