CHEADLE – FLAT CAPS, FLAT WHITES, FOAMY BEER

Next stop, Cheadle. No, no, not THAT Cheadle. The one Stockport owns. And seamlessly from one Hulme to another one; W. Hulme Farm Produce is still boarded up. Information welcome. Bar the Church of St Mary’s, it’s the architectural highlight of a village that’s little more than a main road from Stockport to the A34… Continue reading CHEADLE – FLAT CAPS, FLAT WHITES, FOAMY BEER

TOP 100 PUBS – ALPINE BAR, SHEFFIELD CHRISTMAS MARKET

“I do hope you’re not undermining the integrity of the retiredmartin Top 100 with frivolous entries” writes Mark Crilley of Michigan. As if I would. We’re approaching a year into our Sheffield adventure, always the time to move on, and getting into the spirit of things by spending an afternoon at Sheffield’s immensely popular Christmas… Continue reading TOP 100 PUBS – ALPINE BAR, SHEFFIELD CHRISTMAS MARKET