Best Bar None was piloted in Manchester in 2003. It proved to have such a positive effect on the evening and nighttime economy (ENTE) it is now active in over 75 towns and cities across the UK, Leighton Linslade being one.

Our mission statement is……

To reduce alcohol related crime and antisocial behaviour. To increase business, through the delivery of training, education and promotion of best practice, and to create a partnership between the local authority, the police, the trade and the private sector to broaden the appeal of an area more especially it’s evening and nighttime economy.

Accredited venues

2017/18 Accredited Venues:

  1. Black Lion
  2. Globe Inn
  3. Golden Bell
  4. Hare Inn
  5. Lancer
  6. Leighton Buzzard Rugby Club
  7. The Picture House
  8. The Stag
  9. The Swan Hotel
  10. The Top Bell

2017/18 Overall Winner:  Golden Bell    Runners Up: Globe Inn

2017/18 People’s Vote: Winner – Golden Bell    Runners Up – Black Lion


  • Sarah Jewell

    • Phone: 01525 631920
    • Email: bestbarnone@leightonlinslade-tc.gov.uk