THE ADMIRAL BENBOW

Congratulations to Corby Mark for guessing my next destination. I mean, how could you resist the Benbow ? As Vaux Wanderer says; The Benbow has been a GBG regular for decades, though perhaps sitting behind the Loggerheads, Coach & Horses and 3 Fishes in the pantheon of Shrewsbury pubs. My return visit on Thursday night… Continue reading THE ADMIRAL BENBOW

PSG ARE IN TOWN. I’M IN SWINTON.

I stayed in Manchester (well, Eccles) on Wednesday night, the night that Messi, Neymar and Mbappé came to town. But I didn’t watch City put the moneybags French in their place, instead letting Matt and James have the two tickets my season ticket allows me. I’ve seen Messi three times anyway, and I’d rather have… Continue reading PSG ARE IN TOWN. I’M IN SWINTON.