There are very few football league grounds that can boast an alehouse of this quality on their doorstep. With modish furnishings, unique club décor and substantial beer garden, The Old Peacock is much more than just a match day experience.
Jon Howe, author of The Only Place For Us: An A-Z History of Elland Road has written a little homage below to the triumphant survival of The Old Peacock for Time Out Leeds. "Rather similar to the football club it has stood over like a faithful Labrador for countless generations, the Old Peacock found life tough in the new Millennium; trading on past glories and fully reliant on the blind faith of the misguidedly loyal. Life is very different today, at least for the pub. In 2013, a lavish benefactor came along in the form of Ossett Brewery, which instantly injected purpose and .. Read more
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The Old Peacock is very excited to announce the following events: An Evening with Leeds United Legend, Norman Hunter on Wednesday 22nd April from 7.30PM & An Evening with Leeds United Legend, Duncan McKenzie on Wednesday 1st July from 7.30PM
BOOK LAUNCH at The Old Peacock | Saturday 21st February | From 7.00pm The Only Place For us: An A-Z History of Elland Road presented by author and Leeds UTD fan Jon Howe. At 7.30pm, there will be a special football themed quiz hosted by Ex Leeds UTD physio, Alan Sutton. Followed by a talk at 8.30pm, by Ex Leeds UTD Chairman, Bill Fotherby (with a short Q&A session). "The Only Place For Us pulls together the never-before-told history of the developing stadium and its changing local environment, revealing the background stories behind Elland Road's most famous feature.. Read more
"We have free, live music in the beer garden pre-match today & all the usual treats in the build-up to Kick-Off. See… https://t.co/86C7KM1dvS." @oldpeacockleeds