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A week in pubs: w/c 13 June 2011

Pub visits this week 8 Locations Sheffield, Birmingham One of the great things about going to the pub is that no two nights out are ever exactly the same. That’s what I say on Tuesday evening, in the serene garden of the University Arms (pictured below), where I’m being interviewed about this blog by a journalist from … Continue reading

A week in pubs: w/c 28 February 2011

Pub visits this week 7 Locations Birmingham, Sheffield, Grimsby The more careful readers of this blog will know that the best pub in Birmingham is the Anchor. The more tasteful drinkers of Birmingham will know that there ain’t much competition for the title. Either way, for me it’s a pub inescapably associated with bad times. … Continue reading

The Wellington, Bennetts Hill, Birmingham

Visited: Tuesday 4 August 2009 There is a good pub in Birmingham city centre. I repeat: there is a good pub in Birmingham city centre. One of several big differences that struck me when I moved from Birmingham to Sheffield five years ago was the pubs. For a city of a million people Birmingham seemed … Continue reading