Is Alcohol The Issue? Or Our Culture?

A fantastic article by social anthropologist and director of the Social Issues Research Centre, Kate Fox looking into drinking, anti social behaviour, our mindsets and our culture which is extremely informative, interesting and thought provoking:

“Clearly, we Brits do have a bit of a problem with alcohol, but why?The problem is that we Brits believe that […]

Alcohol – The Enemy Of Life

I saw this printed page framed above the toilets in The Antelope pub and it intrigued me:

“The British nation spends every year hundreds of millions of pounds on alcohol for drinking; this waste comes to about a million pounds a day. It is a terrible and almost incredible truth; and the evidence of […]

The Great British Beer Festival 2011 (Earls Court)

Every year around August Earls Court becomes the world’s biggest pub hosting the always fun and educational (?) Great British Beer Festival hosted by CAMRA. Primarily focussing on the best of British beer but also playing host to some fantastic British cider and perry as well as international beers. I have been more times that […]

International Beer Day

Today is officially International Beer Day – Because We All Need Another Excuse To Drink Beer

A Worldwide Celebration of Beer – The Drink, The Culture, The Community. An event for the masses — A holiday of Beer, Adventure, and Glory! For all of you who love beer and are proud to show it! International Beer […]