Category Archives: Beer Travels

The Lamplighter, St. Helier

Given that the local beer was somewhat disappointing during my recent Jersey trip an alternative was needed after sight seeing and frequent escapes from the rain that plagued us during our stay! A quick online search threw up The Lamplighter … Continue reading

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Liberation From Taste?

I have just spent a few days on Jersey (mainly in and around St. Helier) and in between the sight seeing I thought I would try some local brews. Trouble is, unless I am mistaken, there is only one brewery* … Continue reading

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Like Two Worlds Not Meant To Collide: My London Beer Week, 2015

You and I are like two worlds Not meant to collide Death to each other In the unravelling of time – The Waterboys “Rags” Last week was London Beer Week and I travelled down to attend a couple of events … Continue reading

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As Easy As BBB: Birmingham Beer Bash 2015

Now in its third year, Birmingham Beer Bash, or Birmingham Cubed as many affectionately know it, has started to feel established. But never establishment. The organisers have done a little bit of tweaking around the edges, but they’ve got a … Continue reading

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Hanging With The Hideout: The Sheffield Twissup

This morning I’m a little the worst for wear. Slightly hungover, and certainly feeling it when I had to take my youngest child swimming at 8.30am. Delicate I might be, but I’m happy too. Happy because I spent yesterday in … Continue reading

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