A Week In LE67 – Part 2

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

Ooh Aah Everards I said Ooh Aah Everards

…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

Dealing With Thorny Issues In Thornton

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

Belting Billy Bitter A Bonus In Bubbling Gastro Boozer

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