Forest Legends In Stapleford

Larry Lloyd is a football and pub legend.  Firstly, he won the First Division title (that’s the equivalent of the Premier League kids) and UEFA Cup (that’s the equivalent of the Europa League kids) with Liverpool. As well as playing for England he also, arguably more impressively, won the First Division title with Nottingham Forest… Continue reading Forest Legends In Stapleford

Where Have All The Estate Pubs Gone? A Trip To Castle Vale

Mudgie has a number of blogs and one that really hits home is the closed pubs site. His Closed Pubs blog highlights just how many boozers have bitten the dust and I know there has been plenty of comment on numerous pub blogs about the diminishing stock of estate boozers My own thoughts are that they have… Continue reading Where Have All The Estate Pubs Gone? A Trip To Castle Vale

#ThrowbackThursday In Shepshed

#Imnotsurewherethewholehashtagthingstarted… I’ll start again!  I’m not sure where the whole hashtag thing started but it was probably with the advent of Twitter and Instagram on social media. If you prefix anything with a hashtag it appears it is OK.  For instance, I could say #somethingreallyoffensive or #incrediblyunfunny but apparently, if I put a hashtag before… Continue reading #ThrowbackThursday In Shepshed