Old Ledbury - Full Pitcher Hotel / Biddulph Arms Hotel

Full Pitcher Hotel / Biddulph Arms Hotel

Full Pitcher Hotel / Biddulph Arms Hotel

Newspaper Cuttings have been taken from old Ledbury Reporter newspapers, adverts from Tilleys Almanac 1916 and 1958, photos are credited to the owners and comments are from members of old ledbury group on Facebook
 
Full Pitcher Hotel / Biddulph Arms Hotel - New Street
 
1916 - G H TOONE - Landlord
Source - Tilleys Almanack 1916
 
1957
10th July - George EMMETT, Gloucestershire county cricket captain and many notable cricketers attended the Biddulph Arms, which ajoins Ledbury Cricket Club ground, on the occasion of re-naming the inn.
The new sign-board was duly unveiled by George EMMETT, and the new name 'The Full Pitcher' chosen by the owners of the property was thus announced.
Source - Tilleys Almanack 1958
 
1958 - L C CRADDOCK - Landlord
Source - Tilleys Almanack 1958
 
Date Unknown
[The Full Pitcher Hotel]
Postcard Hilary JONES ( Williams ) Collection HW6
 
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Darts Team
 
1970s
[Darts Team]
Back Row - Brian JONES, Johnny CHESTER, Ken MILLS, Mr LEWIS, George TRIGG, Dennis CHESHIRE
Front Row - Noel MERRICK, Dave CAFFULL, Jackie GRIFFITHS, Jack TAYLOR
Photo Brian JONES Collection Album 1 BJ7
 
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[Darts Team]
Brian JONES, unknown, Eveline WORTHINGTON
Photo Brian JONES Collection Album 1 BJ24
 
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