On the History Trail: Pock became a centre of brewing from Medieval times

The Black Swan around 1920
The Black Swan around 1920

The people enjoying the beer at ‘Pocktoberfest’ will not realise the affinity that Pocklington has had with beer and ale from early times.

Pocklington became a centre of brewing and malting from Medieval times.

Full feature in next Thursday’s new-style Pocklington Post (6 February).