Great photo Ron, long time since I had a pint in there. I can just imagine you on the scrubbing board.
Comment by Veronica on 21st July 2019 at 08:57
So good to see the pub has been rescued from demolition at such a grand age. Great for the people who live nearby I imagine...
Comment by Julie on 21st July 2019 at 09:09
I am very surprised that this pub has not closed like a lot of local pubs have. It must get quite a lot of custom to keep it afloat.
Comment by Anne on 21st July 2019 at 09:35
Those tiny windows. It must be very dark inside, the very reason I wouldn't like to live in a cottage regardless of how picturesque it is. Small windows owing to the high cost of glass in those days.
Comment by irene roberts on 21st July 2019 at 09:45
My friend Tom's local.
Comment by carl on 21st July 2019 at 12:37
been three times bad ale
Comment by Mick on 21st July 2019 at 14:08
Anne you can what it looks like on the inside on this video
Comment by Jimmy H on 21st July 2019 at 16:46
All ale's bad. (alcohol full stop!)
Comment by Poet on 21st July 2019 at 21:22
I'm pleased the distinction is made between music and karaoke.
Comment by . Ozymandias . on 21st July 2019 at 22:51
Ah! but then you haven't experienced my haunting rendition of ' Last Train to San Fernando ' have you Poet ?, or better still, my explosive interpretation of ' Mule Train ' , with percussive accompaniment courtesy of a handy McEwans beer tray coming into contact with mI yed ?.............or then again, maybe you have.
Comment by DTease on 22nd July 2019 at 07:43
Ozy, when is the video coming out? I wouldn’t want miss the Bee-di-bee-di-bom-bom to San Fernando and the sight of you Clippity- clopping along with head banging accompaniment will be well worth sacrificing a few Beer Tokens for!
Comment by Poet on 22nd July 2019 at 07:54
Astonishing Ozy, though after the fifth encore I thought you got a bit flat.
Comment by Veronica on 22nd July 2019 at 12:53
If you were wearing buckskins and a Davy Crockett hat and doing a shoeshuffle dance it would have been believable Ozy.
Comment by irene roberts on 22nd July 2019 at 15:36
Ozy, in the film "Wish You Were Here", one of the actors, (Victoria Wood's ex-husband Geoffrey Durham), actually sings "Mule Train" whilst hitting himself over the head with a tin tray!
Comment by Poet on 23rd July 2019 at 00:06
Shane Macgowan was a good 'n too. Hardly ever touched a drop either Jimmy. All down to percussion.
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