blake hotel

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A week in pubs: w/c 4 April 2011

Pub visits this week 10 Locations Sheffield, Cleethorpes, Grimsby This week in pubs begins on, ooh, Tuesday or Wednesday – I can barely remember now – with a brief jaunt down the road to the Blake Hotel here in Sheffield. But it’s all about the weekend this time. What’s the plan? It’s a weekend by … Continue reading


A week in pubs: w/c 28 March 2011

Pub visits this week 1 Location Sheffield Whoever you are, whatever the reason you’re here, the next thing you should read is the most recent column by Karen Black. Karen took over a Nottinghamshire boozer a few months ago – her first job in the pub business – and has been writing about her experiences … Continue reading

A week in pubs: w/c 7 March 2011

Pub visits this week 3 Locations Sheffield, Ashford-in-the-Water This has been a modest sort of week in pubs. Of course, when I hear folk tell me they only get to the pub twice a year since they became parents, I reel in a sort of horrified wonder. By those kinds of standards this week has … Continue reading

A week in pubs: w/c 21 February 2011

Pub visits this week 5 Location Sheffield There’s a popshow here in Sheffield on Tuesday night. There is the anticipation of great company and thrilling music. Tonieee and I are starting the night at our new local, the Blake Hotel, so there is also the anticipation of excellent beer at reasonable prices. But it’s at … Continue reading