LANCASHIRE Telegraph readers have been in touch to tell us their best place for real ale in East Lancashire.

We have been in-undated with different names of pubs on our Facebook page and website, and we want your vote to decide the winner.

There is a 13-strong shortlist based on the popularity of your suggestions, which are as follows: Dog Inn (Whalley), New Inn (Clitheroe), The Royal (Great Harwood), Swan with Two Necks (Pendleton), The Rising Sun (Wilpshire), Hare and Hounds (Padiham), 1B Tap (Great Harwood), Drummers Arms (Blackburn), Black Bull (Tockholes), Grant’s Bar (Accrington), The New Brew-M Inn (Burnley), Boyce’s Barrel (Colne) and The Hop, (Rawtenstall).

You can vote by visiting:

Also you can send an email to, or if you send a copy of this page to Robert Kelly, 50-54 Church Street, BB1 5AL with your favourite from the shortlist and you will get five votes for your selection.