So having finally re entered the blogging world it is time to tie up the ultimate holiday destination/pub crawl in LE67. As Duncan quite rightly noticed in yesterday’s instalment, it never rains in this part of Leicestershire. (some of the pubs on this week of paradise!) Dick and Dave could visit a host of boozers… Continue reading A Week In LE67 – Part 2
…to the tune of Eric Cantona or Paul McGrath, take your pick, but either way it’s a catchy little ditty. If Richard Coldwell was here now then I have no doubt, and this is why I miss him, he’d be giving me absolute pelters over waxing lyrical regards Everards. “They don’t brew their own beer… Continue reading Ooh Aah Everards I said Ooh Aah Everards
Having a self-imposed hiatus from blogging due to a house move I have been under the cosh from all angles. Firstly, The Wickingman set the tone with a tweet claiming that I would spend the rest of my days in the Slug & Lettuce in Solihull Town Centre drinking G&T and ‘premium’ brand Estrella Lager… Continue reading Dealing With Thorny Issues In Thornton
I was going to write a gushing piece around the Steamin’ Billy beer company who own around a dozen pubs in Leicestershire and Derbyshire hence the alliteration frenzy at the start of this post. However, I’m not sure if 187- The Reservoir Inn LE67 1AJ is still a Billy boozer. It’s got all the livery… Continue reading Belting Billy Bitter A Bonus In Bubbling Gastro Boozer
Is this the best postcode for pubs in Britain? Highlighted above (not quite in the style of Martin!) are the boozers I’ve visited in the last seven months since I started blogging and you’ll be hard pushed to beat this place for ‘proper’ pubs. LE67 is often maligned as a former mining area but it… Continue reading Is LE67 The Best Pub Postcode in Britain?