Proper Pubs Alive And Kicking In Kingsbury

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

A Set Of Spoons

As the country melts under a magnificent heat wave and the possibility of England actually reaching the last eight of a major football tournament I thought I would keep up the temperature by recalling some classic Midlands ‘Spoons. I’m a big fan of Tim Martin’s boozers and I don’t think anywhere else in the country… Continue reading A Set Of Spoons

Flutes And Spoons In Solihull

I’ve not often given Solihull a lot of credit in the blog so far but there is a ray of sunshine in Station Road in the form of two solid boozers who are close neighbours in terms of quality and price. I’ve not noted Wetherspoons in the Midlands as yet but thankfully Solihull still has… Continue reading Flutes And Spoons In Solihull