Say what you like about social distancing but I reckon my 600th boozer on this long journey around the Midlands felt the benefit last night. 600 – The Tavern DE1 3QR is tucked away on the edge of the city near to The Peacock – read here – and one of those ‘locals in the… Continue reading Who Needs Football When You’ve Got A Pub?
I think I have found THE perfect pub for Martin. Never mind all this ‘travelling around the country searching for GBG pubs nonsense’ he needs a proper locals boozer. However, this is no ordinary pub as the former smoke room at the back of the boozer has been converted to The Wok Inn. Yep, that’s… Continue reading Proper Pubs Alive And Kicking In Kingsbury
“Alonso, I don’t like him – He’s a mardy t**t” Rather than talk about Lukas Jutkiewicz’s injury time equaliser to earn Birmingham a point against big spending Charlton, I thought I’d kick off with the minority sport of F1. Actually, I probably should just mention Blues’ point, as it will probably leave them safe for… Continue reading Alonso Fan Club At The Sportsman
As the cask renaissance continues apace, I bring you even more shock news of a decent half of Doom Bar That is correct, confirming what Martin reported in his blog –read it here – that even your ubiquitous Doom Bar is now on fire. Oft maligned, Sharp’s biggest seller is still the ‘go to pint’… Continue reading Cask Renaissance Continues In Sawley