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    Quote Originally Posted by hondo View Post
    "I just make it up as I go along. I might not know how to run a pub but "
    https://www.somersetlive.co.uk/news/...d-grid-3859675

    https://www.pubsgalore.co.uk/pubs/8807/
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mobyduck View Post
    I hope there were no potty mouth utterances at the brewery when they heard this judgement.

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    Willy waver.


    It doesn't help that the pub is on Slag Lane.

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    Quote Originally Posted by NickDavies View Post
    Willy waver.


    It doesn't help that the pub is on Slag Lane.
    I was about to post the identical article with exactly the same observation! Good job this wasn't the Cock Inn...

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    Quote Originally Posted by hondo View Post
    Have heard that Big Smoke are to open a brewpub in Reading also.

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    Default Yorkshire brewers accuse CAMRA of 'undermining' real ale beers and pubs.

    More CAMRA kicking? A fair point?

    https://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/busi...d-pubs-2004042
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    Quote Originally Posted by aleandhearty View Post
    A bit of a double edged sword this one, I tend to agree with the brewers point of view, on the other hand cheaper beer =more people in pubs, but at the expense of quality beer?The Pub Co's and Government taxes are the real villans .
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    Quote Originally Posted by aleandhearty View Post
    I'm not sure that vouchers per se are the villains of the peace here,but maybe CAMRA needs to take a tougher line against Pubcos which only offer the poor quality real ale produced by several large brewers,and in turn CAMRA should admit that not all real ale is good .

    I am often disappointed by GBG entries that simply have ( IMHO ) a selection of nationally available dull real ales.
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