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    Sticky: North/Thornbridge - North Bridge (can). While sat...

    North/Thornbridge - North Bridge (can). While sat out by the Tees.
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    That ends the longest stretch of no pubs on the...

    That ends the longest stretch of no pubs on the Otley Run!
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    Pen and paper is still working well, and you can...

    Pen and paper is still working well, and you can even forget your last digit ;)
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    Saltburn on Wednesday, back to Preston on Friday...

    Saltburn on Wednesday, back to Preston on Friday for a week. Preston on the Saturday, Staveley or Wigan on the Sunday depending how long I fancy putting up with dirty stares on the train :D
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    Durham - Magus, on the sunny County Durham side...

    Durham - Magus, on the sunny County Durham side of Stockton. Lucifer's Micropub. Picked my table, no pissing about with worse-than-useless masks, served in minutes and a tab opened. Must be assuming...
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    No real annoyances from a crawl around Urmston...

    No real annoyances from a crawl around Urmston and Irlam over the weekend, apart from slow service in the Tim Bobbin Wetherspoons. But we did agree at the outset that the plandemic was not to be...
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    Sticky: Twisted Wheel - Technicolour Beat Several of...

    Twisted Wheel - Technicolour Beat

    Several of this had in the Prairie Schooner in Urmston. Some more beers later in the Grocers in Cadishead but the name escapes me!
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    I liked the Orb, the Quaker House and the...

    I liked the Orb, the Quaker House and the Pennyweight when I visited a couple of years back.
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    I'm not sure if the situation in tourist hotspots...

    I'm not sure if the situation in tourist hotspots has been picked up here yet but I foresee big problems with labour shortages this summer in hospitality:

    -EUers will have left due to Brexit and...
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    Sticky: A weekend in Leeds provided the Cuthbert...

    A weekend in Leeds provided the Cuthbert Broderick Wetherspoons, Revolution de Cuba, and Chaophraya - real ale followed by cocktails followed by wine! So only one contender really
  11. Thread: Black Country

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    I'd like to be able to recommend a few in...

    I'd like to be able to recommend a few in Lancashire from my time in Preston but there's only Blackburn's Drummers Arms I can think of.

    If you fancy a random excursion from Blackburn the single...
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    Popping out Friday as on a half day. My usual...

    Popping out Friday as on a half day. My usual favourite in Stockton has put a huge covering over all seats - so a pleasant day at 11C in strong sunshine would instead be chilly.

    So it'll probably...
  13. Thread: Lockdown 3

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    When healthy under 50s risk their health, and...

    When healthy under 50s risk their health, and their unborn babies' health by doing so, no.
  14. Thread: Wokeness

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    My local growing up in Walkden was called The...

    My local growing up in Walkden was called The Cock. A pile of rubble now, but give it five years and that name might be deemed inappropriate :rolleyes:
  15. Thread: Lockdown 3

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    The point was more that the contract is out until...

    The point was more that the contract is out until April 2023 :)

    As pub goers our main problem now will be that lockdowns have become normalised. A bout of seasonal flu will see lurid campaigns...
  16. Thread: Lockdown 3

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    Good question. We had an oven ready pandemic plan...

    Good question. We had an oven ready pandemic plan that stated lockdowns don't work.

    https://www.find-tender.service.gov.uk/Notice/005534-2021?origin=SearchResults&p=1


    “The Executive Office...
  17. Thread: Lockdown 3

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    There'll be a vaccine-proof variant as...

    There'll be a vaccine-proof variant as evolutionary pressure will force it to mutate in the vaccinated. Plus lockdown is their goal.
  18. Thread: Lockdown 3

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    I have no insurance and no need of the Covid...

    I have no insurance and no need of the Covid Health Service..
  19. Thread: Lockdown 3

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    The source will be your insurance document and...

    The source will be your insurance document and whether it refers to a Clinical Trial.
  20. Thread: Lockdown 3

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    The jab is technically in Clinical Trial until...

    The jab is technically in Clinical Trial until January 2023, so it might be worth checking terms and conditions of your health, travel and life insurance policies as many could be invalidated. Many...
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    Pubs won't reopen until the chavs fight for it....

    Pubs won't reopen until the chavs fight for it. Freedoms don't get given back voluntarily.

    You are reliant on the Carling drinkers for your real ale.
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    Magic Rock Tap - Huddersfield, on the first...

    Magic Rock Tap - Huddersfield, on the first weekend in January. Our usual post-family-Christmas lads trip away for the FA Cup third round. Excellent beer from a company I've since supported through...
  23. Thread: Lockdown 2

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    Keep on complying if you will, I do wonder at...

    Keep on complying if you will, I do wonder at what point the penny will drop though. Three weeks to flatten the curve wasn't it...
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    Will give you a year, there's no other point....

    Will give you a year, there's no other point. Good luck recovering.
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    I suspect he knows the truth. The only way we're...

    I suspect he knows the truth. The only way we're getting out of this and getting the pubs open is a figurehead like Tim saying he's opening all Wetherspoons and inviting the regulars to keep the...
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