Zig Zag To The Peaks: Part 2 – Belting Belper

I can sense that the excitement of mine and John’s Zig Zag six quid bus ticket ride is reaching fever pitch after two blogs covering three of Derbyshire’s finest boozers. Not only that but there was also a legendary book shop in Cromford, foaming pints in Matlock Bath and the prospect of more to come…… Continue reading Zig Zag To The Peaks: Part 2 – Belting Belper

King Of Caravans In The Mickelover Chain Gang

One area of pub life the Midlands does better than anywhere else is the bog standard pub chain.  Sizzling Pubs, Vintage Inns, Ember Inns, Hungry Horse, Flaming Grill, Brewers Fayre, Fayre And Square, Table Table, Generous George, Hickory’s Smokehouse, Brewhouse & Kitchen, Harvester, Beefeater and Farmhouse Inns to name but a few are everywhere and… Continue reading King Of Caravans In The Mickelover Chain Gang