Football Pubs #3: Hit The (Great) North(ern)

You left me lamenting the latest crisis at Birmingham City whilst drawing solace from a top boozer in Dorridge. However, the Life After Football juggernaut doesn’t stand still for too often and it’s back to mushrooming suburb of Derby for this short post. There are roughly 1100 new homes coming to the edge of Mickleover,… Continue reading Football Pubs #3: Hit The (Great) North(ern)

Finding Out What Works In Wirksworth

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…it was the season of light, it was the season of darkness,” so the story goes in Charles Dickens’ A Tale Of Two Cities. I’ve often thought I need to lift the standard of this blog from the murky depths of ska music, Birmingham… Continue reading Finding Out What Works In Wirksworth