Earth, Wind And Fire At The Jolly Potters

“Oh oh, England are in Russia, Oh oh, drinking all your vodka, Oh oh, England’s going all the way”  A World Cup semi-final for the first time since 1990 and I’d forgotten how good the nation feels when England play well in a major competition. If we beat Croatia on Wednesday – and I reckon… Continue reading Earth, Wind And Fire At The Jolly Potters

Rock And Roll Lifestyle At The Apiary

A Saturday night in Castle Donington to celebrate my birthday…I know how to party!   As befits a fortysomething I shunned the bright lights of dance/trance clubs and took in a bloke playing an accordion. However, not wishing to do Lil’ Jim a disservice as his live show with guitarist Cain Paisley is absolutely top drawer. … Continue reading Rock And Roll Lifestyle At The Apiary

Head Wetting In Nottingham

Wetting the baby’s head, hen parties, stag parties, Christenings, Weddings, Divorce parties, Christmas parties, sports tours, pub crawls and wakes are just some of the examples us Brits use to get stuck into a beer. I can think of countless other ‘clubs’ and ‘walking groups’ whose primary objective is to have a pint but find… Continue reading Head Wetting In Nottingham