It’s been a long time since I last posted…20 days to be precise, which is an unwanted record on Lifeafterfootball. In fact, rumours abound that even Russ was still commenting on my posts it was that long ago so I really need to up my game. However, remote PE teaching means planning lessons on video… Continue reading A Week In LE67 – Part 1
The Slough tourist board have been in touch with me and asked me not to print this blog but, as David Brent would argue, there is not a lot to shout about in Slough. However, before I go off at a tangent I must lavish a lot of praise on Pete, a reader of this… Continue reading Jumping On The Bass BandWaggon (And Horses) In Ibstock
Is this the best postcode for pubs in Britain? Highlighted above (not quite in the style of Martin!) are the boozers I’ve visited in the last seven months since I started blogging and you’ll be hard pushed to beat this place for ‘proper’ pubs. LE67 is often maligned as a former mining area but it… Continue reading Is LE67 The Best Pub Postcode in Britain?
Ibstock is another one of those former mining towns near to the National Forest that specialises in working class pubs with salt of the earth people. It’s a proper blue collar kind of place and the pubs reflect that but in an era of gastro (pubs that is not enteritis) it’s a welcome throwback to… Continue reading Visiting Ibstock On A Whim