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Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th August 2024 – 0 to go!

Join us for a long weekend of entertainment as we host our very own beer and cider festival. With plenty of acts plus a BBQ we’ve got your weekend covered alongside a perfectly poured pint in the sunshine.

12pm – 10pm
18+ Guest Ales from local breweries
7 Different Ciders
+ much more
BBQ / Pizza
Live music all day

two beers on a garden bench

Supper Club

Enjoy our two-course set menu, with a selection of seasonal starters, hearty mains and scrumptious puddings, we’ve got your spring evenings covered. We’re also offering £10 off a bottle of wine when two dine.

Available from 5pm on Wednesday’s.

Supper Club Menu - Two courses for £20

New Seasonal Flavours

The bountiful flavours of spring are always something to celebrate when ripe garden produce is at its best. With fresh new flavours on our seasonal menu, we’ve got the perfect spot for the season ahead. Think crispy beef salad and our garden platter perfect for sharing in the beer garden to name a few.


A charming village pub nestled in the heart of West Hanningfield on the unspoiled greenbelt of the Essex city, Chelmsford.

This soul-soothing, local pub offers a fresh, seasonal menu coupled with local craft beverages, all of which can be enjoyed in our vintage, east-coast setting.

Our alfresco lawn is the perfect oasis for any passing visitor or returning local. Take in the panoramic views of the rolling hills or stay warm by our log burner snuggled inside. Both are perfect watching the world pass by with a drink in hand.


Located on the outskirts of Chelmsford, between Stock village and Galleyend, The Ship provides a cosy respite after exploring the surrounding landscape or having fun with the family along the coast. With the hustle & bustle of a vibrant village and the Essex coast just under an hour away, we are a welcome haven for a quality, British pit-stop.

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Serene spots are a plenty at The Ship. Indulge in our menu and cocktails on our sun-trapped lawn or explore our wine list street side as the world passes by. All decorated with rustic timber planters and wild greenery, you’ll feel encompassed in all you need to relax.


Situated on the corner of Ship Road, The Ship forms the heart of the local community. Just 5 miles from the bustling city of Chelmsford, you’ll feel immersed in the country lifestyle to be able to enjoy the pleasantry of a true traditional pub.

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