coopers tavern

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The educational stance is very absent

When I started Get to the pub.com I had a number of goals in mind. It would celebrate the pub, in all its aspects, and encourage readers to do likewise. It would be a pub blog that mentions beer, rather than a beer blog. It would be written with a bit of love and care. … Continue reading


Coopers Tavern, Cross Street, Burton-on-Trent, Staffs

Visited: Saturday 8 May 2010 It’s early in a long day. Mark and I are off to watch our football team, Grimsby Town, in their last hurrah before relegation out of the Football League. At the other end of our carriage on the train, a dozen or so other Town fans, who look about sixteen … Continue reading

A week in pubs: w/c 3 May 2010

Pub visits this week: 7 Some weeks are just bad weeks. But they’d be even worse without pubs. Wednesday The Broadfield, Abbeydale Road, Sheffield. One of the many tributes to my adopted home city is the number of people who come here from elsewhere and stay around. People not just from abroad but, like me, … Continue reading