THE Fairfax Arms, in Gilling East, has recently received two awards.

Owners Robert and Ed Fawcett said they were are delighted to receive an AA Rosette for the restaurants food and a four-star silver award for the bedrooms.

“It is the start of exciting times here at the Fairfax Arms," Robert said.

"We would like to thank all our staff who have worked so hard to gain this national recognition and hope to go on to win many more."

The Fairfax Arms is a member of Welcome to Yorkshire.