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by Handbridge Hophead
Tue Feb 06, 2018 3:17 pm
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: Music Hall Tap
Replies: 1
Views: 824

Music Hall Tap

Interesting change of direction for Missoula.

https://www.chesterchronicle.co.uk/news ... e-14248251
by Handbridge Hophead
Tue Jan 30, 2018 11:49 am
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: Chester Beer Awards - Hoole / City Road Echo Chamber?
Replies: 6
Views: 1650

Re: Chester Beer Awards - Hoole / City Road Echo Chamber?

Stirs up welcome interest in the pub scene but definitely must be of limited time span as already feels like an element of recycling involved.
by Handbridge Hophead
Fri Dec 22, 2017 11:12 am
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: The Handbridge
Replies: 1
Views: 1678

Re: The Handbridge

Closed, along with Clubbes (Grosvenor). Latter re-opening soon.
by Handbridge Hophead
Sat Dec 16, 2017 11:03 am
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: Crown and Liver Ewloe
Replies: 2
Views: 1796

Re: Crown and Liver Ewloe

Brief closure that one. Re-opened yesterday selling as before Marstons stable viz Wainwright, Jennings Bitter.
by Handbridge Hophead
Wed Dec 13, 2017 12:31 pm
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: Thomas Telford, Ellesmere Port
Replies: 16
Views: 8044

Re: Thomas Telford, Ellesmere Port

Five cask last night - all Marstons stable.
by Handbridge Hophead
Mon Dec 04, 2017 1:58 pm
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: Swan. Rhostyllen
Replies: 1
Views: 1554

Re: Swan. Rhostyllen

Back selling cask! Been doing so for three months though the tiny smattering of locals were still on lager and Worthington Smoothflow. Old Speckled Hen and Doom Bar - latter was actually very good once you accept it's Doom Bar.
by Handbridge Hophead
Mon Dec 04, 2017 1:50 pm
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: Lord Binning, Kelsall
Replies: 18
Views: 7180

Re: Lord Binning, Kelsall

Brunning & Price finally confirm the rumours. "We have just recieved the keys for a pub called the Lord Binning in Kelsall - and we are thrilled about it! Still planning, but the plans so far mean we would open in early Summer 2018 and would return the pub back to it's former name, 'the Morris Dance...
by Handbridge Hophead
Tue Nov 28, 2017 12:22 pm
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: Crown and Liver Ewloe
Replies: 2
Views: 1796

Re: Crown and Liver Ewloe

Closed mid November. Mention of unpaid bills on Facebook.
by Handbridge Hophead
Tue Nov 21, 2017 10:45 am
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: Duke of Wellington, Ince
Replies: 3
Views: 1877

Re: Duke of Wellington, Ince

Anyone know what's happening at the Duke? Off their facebook page in August "Punch Taverns have bought our tenancy and are selling the pub freehold, and have asked us to stay on until said pub is sold."
by Handbridge Hophead
Tue Nov 21, 2017 10:43 am
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: Thomas Telford, Ellesmere Port
Replies: 16
Views: 8044

Re: Thomas Telford, Ellesmere Port

Re-opening November 30th. New look, new name (William Jessop - like Thomas Telford, a civil engineer) and presumably the same clientele.
by Handbridge Hophead
Tue Nov 21, 2017 10:41 am
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: My Racecourse
Replies: 2
Views: 1190

Re: My Racecourse

Good stuff. Who'd have thought 15 years ago that in the future Tranmere, Chester and Wrexham would all have cask beer on on match day?
by Handbridge Hophead
Thu Nov 16, 2017 11:16 am
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: Farmer's Arms Kelsall
Replies: 4
Views: 1595

Re: Farmer's Arms Kelsall

Supposedly re-opening Nov 24th.
by Handbridge Hophead
Fri Nov 03, 2017 11:27 am
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: Rake & Pikel
Replies: 1
Views: 1046

Rake & Pikel

Rake & Pikel re-opening November 9th. Same beers as before by sound of it. Landlord, Doom Bar and Hobgoblin.
by Handbridge Hophead
Fri Oct 06, 2017 7:17 pm
Forum: Pub and Brewery News
Topic: Clwyd Hotel, Shotton
Replies: 1
Views: 1205

Re: Clwyd Hotel, Shotton

Three visits over last few months but yesterday far and away the best. Sharp's Atlantic in fine form.

On flipside no cask beer at the Ship or the Halfway House.