The Coach & Horses

Project overview

The Coach & Horses is a grade II listed Coaching Inn in Bolton-by-Bowland, in the heart of the Ribble Valley.

It has seven bedrooms, a bar, restaurant, and its own micro-brewery.

ECHO provide media relations, social media management, award copywriting, marketing and influencer engagement.


A beautiful coaching inn with a fantastic offer, the primary objective for the Coach & Horses is to put it on the map, from an f&B and accommodation perspective.


National coverage so far has included Sainsbury’s magazine, The Times, National Geographic, The Guardian and a double page spread in The Caterer’s Menu Watch. The Coach has been shortlisted for Best Pub for Food and Best Pub Chef in the Great British Pub Awards and won Perfect Stay in the Lancashire Tourism Awards in 2021.


Favourite PR moment: Attending the Lancashire Tourism Awards and watching the team pick up the award for Perfect Stay.

Switched-on, smart PR that makes more noise.