Posts Tagged ‘hipperholme’

Welcome back to the tap room for the first time in 2013 and I hope Christmas and New Year treated you all well. Brighouse residents can’t have not noticed the temporary closure of the Ship Inn just before Christmas.  There was no explanation for this unexpected event leading to rumour and conjecture, turning to relief […]

Looking back over 2011, its been a good year in the real and craft ale scene at all levels, local, regional and national.  Nationally the craft and real ale scene has bucked the general downturn in beer sales over the last couple of years and new breweries are still being created and existing ones expanding […]

In the second of my holiday articles, I will reflect back on a year of regular writing for PubPaper, all 55 columns and 41,000 words.  Sometimes its been easy to write a weekly missive, others its been the equivalent of pulling a tooth out of the horses mouth while it is running the Grand National. […]