CROWN INN, Oakengates

Welcome to the web page for the Crown Inn. We aim to provide you with the best drinking experience, being a regular entry in CAMRA’s Good Beer Guide and a Cask Marque accredited pub. We have served some 17,000 different cask ales in the last 24 years but also offer a great range of spirits, wines, soft drinks and bottled beers from around the world.

FORTHCOMING EVENTS

Wed, 19th Feb     On Wednesdays, Telford Acoustic Club meets to play music from 8.30pm.  Come along to see them or to join in!

Sat & Sun, 22nd & 23rd Feb Rugby Internationals on TV.

Sun, 23rd Feb      Quiz Night – Oakengates original General Knowledge Quiz with cash prizes.  It costs £1 per person to enter and the fun starts at 8.30.

Wed, 26th Feb     On Wednesdays, Telford Acoustic Club meets to play music from 8.30pm.  Come along to see them or to join in!

Thur, 27th Feb    Open Mic Night hosted by Clare Bennett & Dan Jones of The Indigo Machine.  Do you want to be a SuperStar or are you just pop-idle?  This is your chance to get 15 minutes of fame in front of a live audience at Shropshire’s longest-established Open Mic event, where we’re proud to support Community Music!!  Contact crownopenmic@gmail.com

Wed, 4th Mar      On Wednesdays, Telford Acoustic Club meets to play music from 8.30pm.  Come along to see them or to join in!

Thur, 5th Mar     Royal British Legion’s “Beer & Banter” session for retired ex-Service men & women meets here 2 – 4p.m. for a pint & a chin-wag.

Sat & Sun, 7th & 8th Mar  Rugby Internationals on TV!

Sun, 8th Mar        The World’s Biggest Pub Quiz takes place today, starting promptly at 8.30pm. Instead of offering cash prizes, we will be raising money for charity with details to be available soon. £1 per person to take part in teams of upto 5.

Tue, 10th Mar     “Comedy & Curry” at Telford Comedy Club – From 7.30 p.m. (doors), we host comedians on the second Tuesday of each month and you can also have a meal beforehand.  This time, we bring you T.V. performer Gareth Berliner, supported by Peter Thomas, Dylan Dodds, Jake Steers, Winter Foenander, Jake Pitchford and, your compère, Chris “Okse” Oxenbury.

Tickets are available (subject to availability) at the bar or via www.ticketstelford.com but buy your ticket by Friday 6th, if you want to be sure of a meal.  Tickets cost only £8, including your meal and a line-up of great comedians.  Show-only (£5) option is also available.

Wed, 11th Mar   On Wednesdays, Telford Acoustic Club meets to play music from 8.30pm.  Come along to see them or to join in!

Fri, 13th Mar        Telford Comedy Club returns to our sister pub, the Elephant & Castle in Dawley, as we hold “The T Factor“, our charity Comedy Contest for Comic Relief.  From 8 p.m., around 10-12 comedians from across the country will try to please the audience and “Beat the Gong”.  The best then fight it out in a final.  Tickets cost £4 in advance (available via www.ticketstelford.com) or £5 on the day

Sat, 14th Mar        Rugby Finals on TV in the back room.

Following the last game come the results of Jim Welch’s Rugby Fantasy League.  Who will win the wooden spoon?  Who will win the Grand Slam and the “amazing” prize money, with a matching amount for the charity box of their choice?