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Old Pubs!

I was up in Nottingham a couple of weeks ago and my friends told me I had to go and have a drink in the ‘oldest pub in the UK’ T… 322 more words

Pub History

Woodley Arms listing application unsuccessful

Historic England has refused to list the Woodley Arms on Waldeck Street as a building of special architectural or historic interest. 159 more words

Planning Applications

What are they singing in your Pub this Christmas?

I’m constantly trying to assess what makes pubs tick? Why some places are busy and others struggling. Over the last couple of weeks I’ve spent a fair bit of time in and around Leeds city centre at various gatherings and events; all part of the festive cheer. 984 more words

Beer Blog

Pewter At The Manchester Arms

The pewter mug from the Manchester Arms measures approximately 4 4/3 inches and 3 3/4 inches in diameter at the mouth.

On the lip just to the left of the handle there is a “PINT” stamp, and to the left the makers mark, the letter “E”, a picture of a crown, and the letter “R”. 21 more words


The Gas Lamp

There are so many quirky, atmospheric, out-of-the-way pubs in Manchester. The Gas Lamp is my latest discovery. Part of the attraction is its hidden gem mystery. 103 more words


Croydon's dirty two dozen food outlets worst in outer London

Croydon has more restaurants and takeaways with zero-star hygiene ratings than any other outer London borough.

According to a report by ITV, there’s a dirty two dozen Croydon eateries which have scored a blank with the Food Standards Agency. 330 more words