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by pistonbroke
Fri May 23, 2014 7:38 pm
Forum: Beer and all things Alcoholic
Topic: Liverpool Craft Beer Expo 5th - 8th June
Replies: 5
Views: 2209

Re: Liverpool Craft Beer Expo 5th - 8th June

:drinking: Is this the one at the Camp & Furnace place?? if so,it`s a bloody long trek from James St underground,and situated in the old glass works,across the road from Cains brewery.Quirky venue,with `craft` ales on sale in bar near the entrance.
by pistonbroke
Thu Sep 26, 2013 10:54 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The future of the GBG
Replies: 2
Views: 2009

Re: The future of the GBG

:hmm: What`s happened to Casc Ale ?? ain`t seen a copy in ages; electronic or otherwise..??
by pistonbroke
Thu Sep 26, 2013 10:50 pm
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: Hornsmill Helsby (was Helsby Arms)
Replies: 14
Views: 4396

Re: Helsby Arms

HA!!!! The PB curse strikes again....!! a lot of the pubs I`ve either surveyed,or delivered OIC to, have either closed,had a change of landlord,or suffered some misfortune on the business front.. :whistle:
by pistonbroke
Thu Sep 26, 2013 10:47 pm
Forum: CAMRA News
Topic: Guildhall Scrum 2013!!
Replies: 8
Views: 3470

Re: Guildhall Scrum 2013!!

:hmm: Ruefully,I have to agree.Chester,like Liverpool and Peterborough,along with NWAF,is in danger of becoming a victim of its own success.This is due to overcrowding,and the escalating cost of admission.Not sure what the solution is though.... :wha:
by pistonbroke
Fri Sep 06, 2013 8:00 pm
Forum: Beer and all things Alcoholic
Topic: Dodington Lodge, Whitchurch
Replies: 1
Views: 1331

Re: Dodington Lodge, Whitchurch

:drinking: :drunk: :cheers: Yup; that`s one for me Fred; expect a full report in due course - after I`ve been. :thumb:
by pistonbroke
Fri Sep 06, 2013 7:58 pm
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: Green hop cellarbration - 3rd october the cellar
Replies: 4
Views: 2053

Re: Green hop cellarbration - 3rd october the cellar

:geek: Hope the cheese is Cheshire..???
by pistonbroke
Thu Sep 05, 2013 9:44 pm
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: Foxcote pub
Replies: 3
Views: 1819

Foxcote pub

:cry: Passing the old `Foxcote` pub,close to the Stamford Bridge pub,this private house is now an antique and coffee shop.
Used to be a Greenalls house I believe..?? :wha:
by pistonbroke
Fri Aug 16, 2013 8:51 pm
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: Telford's Warehouse Beerfest
Replies: 6
Views: 2607

Re: Telford's Warehouse Beerfest

:hmm: If they`re using the CAMRA logo,does that mean members get a free pint/reduced prices - if only for the first hour or so ??? :party:
by pistonbroke
Sat Aug 03, 2013 3:51 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Crawl ideas welcomed
Replies: 2
Views: 1805

Re: Crawl ideas welcomed

:wha: Lots of people mention Crewe or Warrington,but their pubs are either too far from the station,or scattered over a wide area;but if you`ve all day to spare,they can be a good crawl. :drinking:
by pistonbroke
Tue Jul 30, 2013 6:33 pm
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: bird in hand, guilden sutton.
Replies: 149
Views: 45256

Re: bird in hand up for sale.....

:oops: A grovelling apology to Lance; no offence was intended,and my excuse is that I`d probably had too much Doom Bar that night...Sorry for being dis-respectful. :cry:
by pistonbroke
Tue Jul 23, 2013 9:25 pm
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: bird in hand, guilden sutton.
Replies: 149
Views: 45256

Bird in Hand, Guilden Sutton

:sad: Was in the Bird in Hand last night,for their quiz and butties,and the landlord minced in at half-time,and announced `the pub was up for sale,an offer was made,and has been accepted,subject to approval.` Speculation was rife,that a local community buy-out was the mystery bidder,or a local busin...
by pistonbroke
Tue Jul 16, 2013 9:43 pm
Forum: Beer and all things Alcoholic
Topic: Beer of the Midweek
Replies: 313
Views: 85087

Re: Beer of the Midweek

:drinking: Just had a cracking pint of `La Cantina` raspberry fruit cider in the Brewery Tap...would`ve had more `cept that I had other pubs to visit..Old Rosie in `spoons,Gwynt-y-Ddraig in th Mill,and Westons in Union Vaults.... :drunk:
by pistonbroke
Tue Jul 16, 2013 9:39 pm
Forum: Beers available NOW
Topic: Bridge Inn Midweek and weekend cask
Replies: 4
Views: 2920

Re: Bridge Inn Midweek and weekend cask

:geek: or even `county`.......
by pistonbroke
Fri Jul 12, 2013 9:43 pm
Forum: Beer and all things Alcoholic
Topic: Beer of the Weekend
Replies: 616
Views: 152786

Re: Beer of the Weekend

:thumb: Yes..and I managed to combine two firsts; a visit to this intriguing establishment,and drinking Eddisbury cider..!!!
Both enjoyable in their own way..!!! :drinking:
by pistonbroke
Thu Jul 11, 2013 7:13 pm
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: Bear & Billet Cider Festival
Replies: 1
Views: 1314

Re: Bear & Billet Cider Festival

:drinking: :drinking: :drinking: Ta muchly HH !! chalked up on me list for a pop-in tomorrow..then `spoons.