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A week in pubs: w/c 30 May 2011

Pub visits this week 6 Locations St Albans, Sheffield Is it another bank holiday? I’m starting to lose track. But that would at least explain why I’m in a pub on a Monday afternoon 150 miles from home. Regular readers – or indeed irregular readers who happened upon the previous A Week in Pubs – … Continue reading

A week in pubs: w/c 4 October 2010

Pub visits this week 5 Locations Sheffield, Reading Hello, readers. We’ve had some news from the Coachmakers Arms, an exceptionally fine pub in Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, visited by Get to the pub.com last December. The city council, you might remember, has published plans to demolish this pub and replace it with a car park, which would … Continue reading

A week in pubs: w/c 27 September 2010

Pub visits this week 6 Locations Sheffield, Grimsby Last week the Independent did another of those “hey, that real ale stuff, you thought it’s just for old men and tastes of socks, right, but some of the pale ones are almost drinkable” features that reliably do the rounds once or twice a year. Are these … Continue reading

A week in pubs: w/c 2 August 2010

Pub visits this week 4 Locations Chesterfield, Sheffield A month or two ago, you might recall, Get to the pub.com featured the Sycamore Inn in Parwich, Derbyshire. I noted happily that the Sycamore had stayed alive in an isolated rural location by doubling as a village shop and community centre, with support from an excellent … Continue reading