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Pub of the Year stripped of award after Nazi memorabilia complaint | UK | News

Pub of the Year stripped of award after Nazi memorabilia complaint | UK | News

A pub in Cornwall that won a big award for being the best has had to give it back because it displayed Nazi memorabilia. The Hole in the Wall in Bodmin was picked as the top pub by CAMRA Kernow, and people liked its special look. The cosy pub is full of interesting things like a stuffed lion, old guns, and a picture of Winston Churchill. But the pub’s boss, Steve Hall, got into trouble when someone didn’t like seeing “a swastika armband” there. The people at CAMRA took the award away from the Hole in the Wall right away. Now Steve has said that the whole episode was misunderstood. Steve shared: “This is really upsetting. I’m upset and annoyed about this and so are my staff. It has really tarnished my image when that piece of military memorabilia has been in the pub since it opened 80 years ago. There are a lot of curios in the pub. There’s a lot of stuff on display. “The item is no longer on display. I took …