MORE CHESHIRE GASTRO PUB “FUN”

Yes, enough of the “better-than-expected” trendy café bars; it’s back to what makes Cheshire famous.  Ancient gastropubs for retired gentlefolk in the middle of nowhere (well, far enough away from Crewe for comfort, anyway). Before the Cheshire mafia start their abuse, Cheshire is an attractive county and if I was legally compelled to take my… Continue reading MORE CHESHIRE GASTRO PUB “FUN”

PHYSICIAN, HEAL THYSELF – EDGBASTON EXCESS

A rare outing for Luke 4:23 on the blog as I return to the UK for those pubs you all love. High tables, foliage, irrelevant tat on the walls. Yes, I’m sure you’ve identified Brunning & Price disease already. A miserable drizzled walk out from confusing New Street Station, but at least I remembered my… Continue reading PHYSICIAN, HEAL THYSELF – EDGBASTON EXCESS

BRUNNING & PRICE KEEP FORMBY’S GARDENERS EMPLOYED

  I finally left Southport after a Spoons breakfast enlivened by an Old Boy singing “I’ve had the time of my life” loudly to the barmaid. No problem with his rendition, but I resisted the beer. Breakfast decisions to be made in Southport Spoons. pic.twitter.com/9QxFN5nOAe — Martin Taylor (@NHS_Martin) April 30, 2018 If you study… Continue reading BRUNNING & PRICE KEEP FORMBY’S GARDENERS EMPLOYED