Worthington Wet Led Boozers

#countdowntolockdown is here again with one of those heart-warming stories about a community owned wet led boozer that is defying the odds. Lifeafterfootball is renowned for its cynicism but I know a good news story when I see one and no amount of lockdowns is going to dampen the spirts of villagers in Worthington. That’s… Continue reading Worthington Wet Led Boozers

Football’s Coming Home…

That picture, more than any other since July 4, tells you that normality is returning. Having visited over 30 boozers/sports clubs so far since restrictions were eased it has still irked me that I couldn’t watch a non-league game of football. (3-sided ground – model copied by Oxford) You’re going to have to let me… Continue reading Football’s Coming Home…

Blues, Bowls, (Tennis) Balls & Bears: A Winning Formula In Solihull

A short break from my tour of central Derby to bring you an unashamed plug for a cricket club in Solihull that is selling booze at good price. Steve Perryman of Warwickshire fame (not the Spurs defender) spent eight years at Edgbaston before coaching the Bears successfully in the nineties under Bob Woolmer and now… Continue reading Blues, Bowls, (Tennis) Balls & Bears: A Winning Formula In Solihull