LocAle scheme

CAMRA LocAle is an accreditation scheme to promote pubs that sell locally-brewed real ale, reducing the number of ‘beer miles’ and supporting your local breweries. In South Herts we include pubs that regularly serve a beer brewed in Hertfordshire.


These brewers all brew real ale in Hertfordshire.

  • 3 Brewers, Hatfield
  • Ash Valley, Green Tye
  • Bishops’ Stortford
  • Broxbourne
  • Buntingford
  • Farr Brew, Wheathampstead
  • Garden City, Letchworth
  • Hadham, Little Hadham
  • Haresfoot, Berkhamsted
  • McMullens, Hertford
  • Mad Squirrel, Potten End
  • Mix, Hemel Hempstead
  • New River, Hoddesdon
  • Old Cross Tavern, Hertford
  • Paradigm, Sarrat
  • Pope’s Yard, Watford
  • Sawbridgeworth
  • Tring
  • Verulam, St Albans
  • Watling Street, Aldenham
  • White Hart Tap, St Albans

Accredited pubs

These pubs have been nominated for LocAle accreditation by the South Hertfordshire branch of CAMRA because they regularly sell a fine pint of real ale brewed in Hertfordshire.

  • Amwell, Elephant and Castle
  • Ayot St Lawrence, Brocket Arms
  • Brookmans Park, Brookmans
  • Chapmore End, Woodman
  • Colney Heath, Crooked Billet
  • Essendon, Candlestick
  • Gustard Wood, Cross Keys
  • Harpenden, Cross Keys
  • Harpenden, Engineer
  • Harpenden, Red Cow
  • Harpenden, Skew Bridge
  • Harpenden, White Horse
  • Hertford, Black Horse
  • Hertford, Mind The Gap
  • Hertford, Old Cross Tavern
  • Redbourn, Cricketers
  • Sandridge, Rose & Crown
  • St Albans, Beech House
  • St Albans, Boot Inn
  • St Albans, Great Northern
  • St Albans, Lower Red Lion
  • St Albans, Olde Fighting Cocks
  • St Albans, Prae Wood Arms
  • St Albans, Six Bells
  • St Albans, Verulam Arms
  • St Albans, White Hart Tap
  • Tyttenhanger, Plough
  • Ware, Brewery Tap
  • Wheathampstead, Mid Herts Golf Club

If you are aware of any pubs that have started serving a regular beer brewed in Hertfordshire, or indeed have noticed one of the above pubs no sell a regular Hertfordshire beer, then please let us know by emailing pubs@hertsale.org.uk.