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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

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A week in pubs: w/c 31 January 2011

Pub visits this week 7 Locations Sheffield, Nottingham Arriving in Sheffield city centre early for Wednesday’s band practice presents me with a dilemma. I could wait around outside the studio for 15 minutes before someone turns up with a key. Or I could go to the Rutland Arms. It’s winter and everything, but the deciding … Continue reading

Sycamore Inn, Parwich, Derbys

Visited: Saturday 22 May 2010 You know you’re in the countryside when the cottage you’re renting was renovated by the man standing next to you in the toilet of the boozer. The Sycamore is a classic English village pub, overlooking the village green, seemingly at the heart of local life. Parwich is a smattering of … Continue reading

A week in pubs: w/c 19 April 2010

Pub visits this week: 9 Two interesting related things happened at Get to the pub.com this week. One was the unexpected opening of the closest pub to my house, the Old Heavygate Inn, which had shut up shop twice in the past year (see Saturday’s entry below). The other was receiving a promotional email from … Continue reading