rules of pub

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The Criterion, Leicester

One of my Rules of Pub is: never drink in a pub with a flat roof. It’s a rule with a sub-clause. The sub-clause is: except the Criterion. Five minutes ago my bandmates and I were getting off a train at Leicester station and tumbling into a taxi. Now we’re standing at the bar in … Continue reading


A week in pubs: w/c 9 May 2011

Pub visits this week 3 Location Sheffield On Saturday this week I’m with Dan for a quick pint in Fagan’s (featured here), a fantastic pub that’s more than the sum of its parts. The welcome is warm and the beer is just fine. There’s a large group of men and women on the next table … Continue reading

A week in pubs: w/c 15 March 2010

Pub visits this week: 5 It feels like more than five! This week I’ve probably been ‘binge drinking’, in that I’ve only had two days of drinking but possibly compressed a week’s worth of alcohol into them. First there was a midweek evening here in Sheffield, then a whole Saturday around the football (and a … Continue reading