The Holbrook Trilogy might have only been three posts long but all the classics come in short bursts. For example, The Young Ones and Fawlty Towers, two absolute classics, both knew it was time to call it a day after two series’. So, finishing off the hat trick of Holbrook boozers feels like the right… Continue reading The Holbrook Trilogy Part 3: The Spotted Cow
I think the Stapleford Tourist Board might need some work on their image if it’s hoping to cash in on the overseas market post Brexit. They’ll probably be hoping people look up (boozer above) rather than down (Welcome To Stapleford) when driving in on the Nottingham Road. This town of around 16,000 people is definitely… Continue reading A GBG Staple(ford)
One of the joys of visiting pubs is that you never know exactly who you are going to bump into. If you go for a drink in Lichfield, for example, on a Tuesday night then there is a good chance you will see absolutely no one you know. On the other hand…you can also bump… Continue reading A Night With The Stars In Lichfield
Conservative MP Michael Fabricant once described Lichfield as akin to Las Vegas such was its bright lights, night life and café culture. Like most politicians across all parties these days, it is safe to say that Fabricant was being…er…economical with the facts and as nice as Lichfield is, I’m not quite sure it is Staffordshire’s… Continue reading Viva Lich Vegas!