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Live Music – Jazz & Blues Night Monday 10th June

The next jazz, blues and rock night at the Game Cock, Austwick, is next Monday the 10th of June, from 8 until late. Please join in if you can. This is a chance for amateur pop and jazz musician to play in a friendly group. Such opportunities are few and the Game Cock is generously […]

Pub Aids Worlds’ Biggest Quiz

Gather the gang and be competitive! The Game Cock Inn is hosting ‘Pub Aids World’s Biggest Quiz’ Form a group of 5 and get ready to battle it out. £5 per ticket, £20 when paying in a team of 5. Buy your tickets in advance over the bar. Winner takes home a prize. Supper included. […]

Things to Do in the Yorkshire Dales This Winter

The Yorkshire Dales is can be as stunning place to visit during winter as it can at other times of the year. You’ll find less people visiting so get a sense of peace and quiet. Wrapped in a winter blanket of frost and snow you’ll see the area in a new light. We’ve compiled a […]

Mountain Biking around Austwick and the Yorkshire Dales

We are really blessed here in Austwick with the amount of accessible, rideable, mountain bike trails. The Yorkshire Dales is home to some of the finest cross country mountain biking in the country, with an excellent network of bridleways, fantastic scenery, and great pubs in nearly every village. * The trails range in difficulty from […]

Best Pub Dinning Award to Tripadvisor Excellence Award

2013 has been a fantastic year for us in terms of gaining awards and recognition for what we do. Earlier in the year we won the prestigious award for BEST PUB DINING and we were also finalists in the BEST CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE category in the Thwaites Pub Awards. Then, last month we received confirmation that we have again been […]

A Great Review in the Westmoreland Gazette

Earlier this year we opened up the Westmorland gazette and read this lovely review of our restaurant: THE Game Cock Inn at Austwick is rarely far from the minds of my brother and sister-in-law as it is their favourite place to dine close to their home in Ingleton. After hearing so many superlatives about its […]

Happy Yorkshire Day 2015

On 1st August each year we celebrate Yorkshire Day. It is a unique opportunity to remember and celebrate the county and its many achievements. Last year saw many Yorkshire folk achieve Olympic and sporting gold in London. Only 43 of the British Olympic team’s 541 athletes were from Yorkshire, but with three bronzes, two silvers […]

We’re On TV now!

Yes it’s true. The other day an ITV film crew were doing a piece on walking around Austwick and popped in for a spot of lunch. They even kept their cameras rolling so you could see them enjoying our food at the end of the feature… Fame at last!!