YELLOW BUTTERFLIES, PONIES AND 6.5% IPA – A VIBRANT (NEW) FOREST

My next Beer Guide tick only opens from 4pm Thursday through Sunday, so Mrs RM was even more determined that I’d visit before we went home on Saturday lunchtime. Vibrant Forest sits between the Esso oil refinery and the National Motor Museum at Beaulieu. One of those is a major tourist attraction. A certain sort… Continue reading YELLOW BUTTERFLIES, PONIES AND 6.5% IPA – A VIBRANT (NEW) FOREST

BRISTOL – SCARY CRAFT BLACKBOARDS, A TAME OTTER

  A couple of contrasting boozers to finish off Leg 1 of the Great Bristol Beer Guide Tick Off. One more saunter from Brislington (wherever that is) to Clifton should do it. Those 5 in the Forest of Dean look a bit harder. I nearly didn’t make it to the Volunteer, as a cyclist jumped a… Continue reading BRISTOL – SCARY CRAFT BLACKBOARDS, A TAME OTTER