Flitch Line Rail Ale Trail – Update

11 January 2024

The Rail Ale Trail features 9 pubs recommended by the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA), which are along the Witham to Braintree train line and in walking distance of a train station. The perfect match, enjoy a glass of real ale and travel safely by train.

Leaflets are available from each of the pubs below and from Witham and Braintree train stations, and Witham Information Centre at the Town Hall, or via our website

The Picture Palace, Fairfield Road, Braintree, CM7 3HA
The King William IV, 114 London Road, Braintree, CM77 7PU
The Eagle, 192 Coggeshall Road, Braintree, CM7 9ER
Fowlers Farm, Cressing Road, Braintree, CM77 8DJ
Cross Keys, 1 The Street, White Notley, CM8 1RQ
The Woolpack, 7 Church Street, Witham, CM8 2JP
The White Hart, Newland Street, Witham, CM8 2AF
Battesford Court, 100-102 Newland Street, Witham, CM8 1AH
The Pub,  2 East St, Braintree CM7 3JJ


The Vine in Black Notley is no longer operating as a pub and is now a private venue for hire.  

“ The Pub”  in Braintree is participating in the Flitch Ale trail as it is now a Wibblers Tap room with 6 to 8 Real Ales


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