Gary Neville once called Liverpool “The Dog & Duck” after a defeat to Fulham in reference to them playing like a pub team. It’s often the go to name when referring to a pub team but I can’t think of many so it was great to uncover one in Shardlow. To be fair to Shardlow,… Continue reading All Hail The Dog And Duck
With the news that Pete Allen is back in the game after a five pinter in Selly Oak, the pub blogging world is back to normal. As well as being an all round top bloke, quizmaster general and Carling connoisseur, Pete is also the waterway guru. An example of his travel along the Worcester &… Continue reading Is This Britain’s Most Overpubbed Region?
You left me reminiscing after a trip down memory lane to Olton but time moves on as the big news of the day will confirm. Bearing in mind this is a politics free zone then I am of course referring to the news that Olly Stone is making his England test debut against Ireland tomorrow.… Continue reading Cricket News From Shardlow
I reckon all pubs should advertise their wares rather than adopt the discreet approach and 186 – The Shakespeare Inn DE72 2GP is definitely one of the former. Mind you it is in a competitive market as Shardlow is a real mecca for pubs and with nearby Sawley also possessing a decent crop this is… Continue reading Shaking Up Shardlow