Zig Zag To The Peaks: Part 3 – Parking The Bus

The final leg of our Zig Zag to the Peaks saw us in Belper Bus Station before taking in the 6.1 to Derby Bus station and then the V3 back to Repton. This gives me another excuse to show this map and I wasn’t going to mention the Zig Zag ticket again but (a) I… Continue reading Zig Zag To The Peaks: Part 3 – Parking The Bus

Zig Zag To The Peaks: Part 2 – Belting Belper

I can sense that the excitement of mine and John’s Zig Zag six quid bus ticket ride is reaching fever pitch after two blogs covering three of Derbyshire’s finest boozers. Not only that but there was also a legendary book shop in Cromford, foaming pints in Matlock Bath and the prospect of more to come…… Continue reading Zig Zag To The Peaks: Part 2 – Belting Belper

Great Pub Towns #1: Belper

There were rumours circulating that I was about to have my blogging licence revoked. Not since the Pete Allen conversion from Carling to Beavertown’s Neck Oil had there been such shockwaves reverberating through the beer blogging community. Apparently, my crime as reported by Messrs Taylor, Mudgie, Shirley, Allen, Paul WME, Thurman, Mackay, Citra, Tandleman, Hermit,… Continue reading Great Pub Towns #1: Belper