The CAMRA Durham POTY crown has passed from one former winner (the Surtees Arms, 2010-2011) to another former winner (the Victoria Inn, a winner of many years, most recently 2009). The Club of the Year crown remains with the excellent Chester le Street Cricket Club, now a winner for five years running.
- The Victoria Inn, Durham
- The Surtees Arms, Ferryhill Station
- The Tap & Spile, Framwellgate Moor
- Cider Pub of the Year – The Black Bull, Frosterley
- Club of the Year – Chester-le-Street Cricket Club