Pete Green

Poet and musician. Sheffield. Maps, coastlines, walking, whisky, and potentially dangerous levels of wist. Grimbarian. Pedestrian. King of the impossible. Big girl's blouse.
Pete Green has written 144 posts for Get to the pub.com

First time: Royal George, King & Queen

I’ve just realised what’s so good about going for a pint in London. It’s not that there are hundreds of great pubs. But there are plenty that are just… well, OK… Continue reading

Discrimination and dress codes

Pubs and bars are rightly taken to task for prejudice against gay or disabled people, or minority ethnic groups. So why do we just shrug when they discriminate on the basis of clothing? Continue reading

Our friends in the north

I’ve just been exploring a handful of places on the east coast where I’d never been before. But the amazing cordiality of the pubs left me feeling right at home. Continue reading

A quick look in the Bath

At last I’ve taken my first peek inside the Bath Hotel since Thornbridge came in. As the brewery promised, there’ve been no major changes to the decor. The lick of paint that’s been applied isn’t even Thornbridge Green – it’s a sort of slate grey colour. House beers accounted for half the handpumps, with the … Continue reading