Another post without a pub visit. What’s Going On ?, as Marvin sang in 1971, though of course that was inspired by finding pubs unexpected closed in Kent.
But Bath deserves a write-up, because it sparkled last Monday, and the Beer & Pubs Forum posse will be back on 22 November.
It’s a very floral town, isn’t it ?
I knew the Star would be shut mid-afternoon for calibrating the Bass or whatever they do, but this will be top of my list on 22/11.
I’d forgot which pubs Bath was famous for. It was always the Star, the Green Tree (top) and the Bell, whose run of GBG appearances stopped dramatically last year.
The Coeur de Lion looked the business the next morning.
I’d picked Bath so I could tick off the lone new Guide entry.
Sadly, the Griffin, recently acquired by St Austell, was closed for a second bout of refurbishment in a matter of months, despite Twitter indications to the contrary. They won’t put me off that easily.
Anyway, Quiz Time. Name this pub;
Clue: It’s not a Wetherspoons.