eco pub

Ditch plastic straws 

We have successfully phased out plastics straws, first trailing paper straws, then bio degradeable straws. 

Now we think we have found the perfect solution....

Hay straws available now at the sustainable, local village pub


- Made from natural wheat stems

- 100% biodegradable

- Plastic-free packaging

- Gluten-free

HAY! Straws

Not all pints are equal! As well as being perfectly cold and refreshing, our pints also save on water and CO2 through our environmentally friendly dispense system. This innovative technology generates energy savings.


-save water

-save energy

-consistent quality

Green Pint

Vegware is a manufacturer and visionary brand, the global specialist in plant-based compostable foodservice packaging. At The Robin Hood Inn, we use an extensive range of eco friendly takeaway disposables which are environmentally-friendly products. and compostable.


Our new electricity supply is fed from renewable resources 

Our responsibly-sourced, biomass electricity costs no more than conventional power, yet produces 86% less carbon than

coal-generated power. 

There are now many suppliers who provide renewable source power. Switching is easy and we suggest you have a look.

If you can't save money at least you can try to save the planet.

Renewable Energy

Based in Kirkby Stephen, they collect all the waste cooking fats and oils at The Robin Hood Inn for recycling & disposal.


All of our waste oil is collected under ISCC (International Sustainability & Carbon Certification) regulations and converted into bio fuel.

Oil Solutions

Planting is a great way to help sequester carbon emissions. Through photosynthesis trees absorb carbon dioxide to produce oxygen and wood. 


We support planting in named locations to offset our carbon footprint. 

All trees are high quality saplings Supplied and planted

by JAH forestry

JAH Forestry