For the bulk of my working life I have worked in Pubs and part of the parcel of the job is the conversation from your patrons which can be very diverse and you learn things about your clients you wouldn't expect. But... I am sure every bar tender in the world will agree, there is … Continue reading FOWC: Cheers
You can find part one here After browsing online for various walks I could do, I settled on a walk around the Digley Reservoir which was a relatively easy walk, ideal for me as I had left my boots back in the Hotel. The drive was relatively simple and involved driving through a lot … Continue reading The Summer Wino Tour Part Two
There is one particular Pub Trend which really grindes my gears. No, it's not Pubs with playareas for Children (though as a single childless chap I can't say they are high up in my Pub favourites) which might surprise my readers. Nor is it Clicky Hipster bars, (though I tend to frequent bars where the … Continue reading What a Carve Up!
This is my Local: It is the Cock Hotel on the Hollyhead Road in Wellington. The Pub is a 17th Century Coaching in and has frequently been voted CAMRA Pub of the Year in both Local and National competitions having 8 handpulls, 7 ales and one still cider, plus a selection of premium Lagers and … Continue reading The Local
In a brief change from my usual update. Here is a shirt story I wrote with the hope of it being published in an online magazine. Obviously this didn't happen other wise I wouldn't be posting it here... Depending on the response from people I may follow up with a little behind the scenes set up … Continue reading Story Time