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in its home-cooked food, by chef Darren Cassidy, its links to Blyton and its music.
There is an open mic night every Friday, charity karaoke once a month, harmonica nights twice a month and guitar nights every month.
There is also the annual Voice of South Bucks contest, which is in its fourth year, and the KnotFest Charity Music Festival, which has raised thousands of pounds for Thames Valley Adventure Playground.
“Without doubt, the pub’s signature is its music,” Mrs Massie said.
But the pub is also known for its link with Enid Blyton, the author of children’s books, who was a regular there.
Mrs Massie said: “That’s why we have our own Enid Blyton Snuggery.
“Australia, America, Europe – people come from all over the world to sit by the open fire just like Enid Blyton did, all those years ago.”
The Red Lion also claims to be the oldest hostelry in the area; records show it has been a pub since at least 1753.
There is also reportedly a ghost called Arthur, who Mrs Massie says she has seen a couple of times on the landing.
With so much on at the pub it is not surprising it has won so many awards, including Best Entertainment Pub in the South-East, in the BT Sport Great British Pub Awards. Tourism South East recognised it as an official British Great Country Pub, and it has the official Cask Marque accreditation for the quality of its real ales.
Mrs Massie added: “The great thing is that, once they’ve found The Red Lion, they always come back!