A heartfelt ‘thank you’ to George Osborne

So the 2013 Budget has been announced, not only has the Beer Duty Escalator been scrapped, but duty on a pint has actually been decreased by 1p, the first reduction in beer duty since 1973, hooray!  CAMRA, among many others, have been campaigning to stop this punitive tax for some time, I have written to both George Osborne and my … More A heartfelt ‘thank you’ to George Osborne


The George, Southwark

Inspired by Pete Brown’s latest book ‘Shakespeare’s Local’, I decided to make the small detour to Southwark on my latest trip to London in order to visit the main subject of the book The George Inn. At a recent book reading at The Thatchers Arms Pete asked who had visited The George, I was sad … More The George, Southwark