GREENOCK – A TON MORE THAN MORTON

It’s the one you’ve been waiting for, the one that will get you taking that epic train journey to Greenock tomorrow (perhaps). Duncan suggested “Everyone’s gone to Dunoon” (£3.99 + P&P for that title), but I wasn’t actually in Dunoon, and I’m saving that title ’till the Crown gets in the GBG with its Greene… Continue reading GREENOCK – A TON MORE THAN MORTON

JORDANHILL : THE COMEBACK

This is where it gets exciting, as ScotRail whizzes me to a third (3rd) Spoons in 90 minutes, which sounds like a Jason Statham movie to me. Just before tht I stopped at Rutherglen for, er, comfort reasons, and remembered what their Spoons was good for. Rutherglen hasn’t suddenly gone micropub/craft bar made since I… Continue reading JORDANHILL : THE COMEBACK

FROM THE RIDICULOUS TO THE SUBLIME….CAMBUSLANG

You know, there are people who have been to Glasgow and only been in the Laurieston Bar. Which is fair enough, I guess. Glasgow CAMRA should be promoting the pearl of Spoons around the centre, all accessible by the Strathclyde Daytripper ticket. 21 minutes on the No.172 brings you to Cambuslang. Where ?  Only the… Continue reading FROM THE RIDICULOUS TO THE SUBLIME….CAMBUSLANG