TIM MARTIN IS TRENDING

You can always tell when the pubs have reopened as Tim Martin will be trending:Beer Twitter dropping all “Be Nice” pretence to slag off the guy who brought £1.99 pints to the masses. At the table next to me in the Sheffield Waterworks, an off duty Spoons employee was vigorously defending his boss, contrasting his… Continue reading TIM MARTIN IS TRENDING

BE NICE

Back last July, the day before re-opening, I wrote “If you go, follow the rules, and be nice to the staff. They hate this more than you do”. In general, I thought that people and pubs got it right last summer, despite the rules tightening in the Autumn and lumbering us with table service. But… Continue reading BE NICE

GUESS THE PUB GOES TO THE BOTTOM OF THE LEAGUE

Ah, but WHICH league ? And is being bottom bad ? Another easy one for you today. Russ will still have no idea, perhaps he should start a “Guess the Moose” blog. Nice aerial view from Bing Maps. Is it a pile of unused GBG21s ? Our mystery town is a favourite of RM for… Continue reading GUESS THE PUB GOES TO THE BOTTOM OF THE LEAGUE