“He’s big, he’s bad, he’s better than his dad…” So goes the Barmy Army chant when Stuart Broad bowls for England and I have to say I’ve had a magnificent weekend where cricket has returned in style. (no sign of Broad here) Today was spent watching/umpiring my ankle biters play 16 over cricket in the… Continue reading Cricket Is Back – Caught In The 61 Deep
You left me necking Dancing Duck with a beer writing legend in a small Derbyshire village. In terms of being stuck in places, there are far worse places to be but I know Dave complains to the Beer Blogging ombudsman if I don’t post two new pubs a week so here goes… A recent Tuesday… Continue reading BBB In Melbourne…And Why Not?
Beeston is a large town in Nottingham probably most famous for its men’s hockey team. However, if like most of the population, you don’t watch men’s hockey aside from the Olympics then it also has some excellent ale pubs and a very smart tram system running through it. It’s also got some pretty nifty wall… Continue reading Beeston Boozer Reopens For The Cricket
I’d been looking for an excuse to blog about a boozer in Melbourne and Humphrey the Labradoodle gave me the perfect opportunity. A week off work was a perfect opportunity to celebrate and a Friday night saw Mrs BB and the kids joined me in The Blue Bell Inn in Melbourne, which I have… Continue reading Humphrey – Melbourne’s Best Marketing Ploy