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Important Covid information

If all goes according to plan, the first tranche of pubs (those that are able to serve drinkers outdoors) may be able to reopen on April 12th. Though of course, in a situation like this, nothing is guaranteed. The rest of our pubs may be permitted to reopen from May 17th.

Pubs providing takeaways continue to be listed on this page.

Those known to be planning to reopen as soon as permitted are listed on this page.

Melton Red Lion

Melton Red Lion

also traded as Lion

Closed before 1891

Yarmouth Rd

grid reference TM 283 506

This pub must have closed some time between 1855 (the last date there's a record for it) and 1891, when the Police House (now called Couplings) was built on its site.

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Historical interest

Historical interest

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Landlords

Landlords

(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

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