601 Not Out – Retired (not hurt) – Time To Hang Them Up

“Hang your boots up, Hang your boots up, hang your boots up (insert name here),” repeat x2 to the tune of “Oh my darling Clementine” was an oft heard terrace chant in the seventies. And, as I hit the 601 not out mark with a magnificent pint of Bass in a locals wet led pub,… Continue reading 601 Not Out – Retired (not hurt) – Time To Hang Them Up

New Broom (In Checkley) On Monday

There was I thinking I had a great idea for a blog post title with a bit of 80’s Brummie new romantics Duran Duran fitting the bill. There’s a big niche market out there amongst fans of Spandau Ballet, Depeche Mode, Visage and the Durannies for a blog about low key pubs in the Midlands.… Continue reading New Broom (In Checkley) On Monday