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Matthew Eley

Matthew Eley

Matthew Eley

Matt Eley is an Inapub contributor. Follow him on Twitter @mattheweley

3.11.2016 Blogs

There's a point when something goes from being niche and cool to mainstream and everyone wants to start giving it a bit of a kicking.

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12.10.2016 Blogs

I've been thinking a lot about students recently, probably because it is now exactly 20 years since I became one myself - I know, I know, hard to believe...

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21.9.2016 Matt Eley

Last night I stayed at the oldest pub in the country. At least I think I did. It's pretty old anyway.

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6.9.2016 Blogs

We get plenty of spurious reports and research sent to the Inapub Inn, much of which is designed to push whatever product someone is trying to sell.

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19.7.2016 Blogs

"Get out!"

That is one of the phrases that many licensees no doubt dread having to say to a customer.

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5.7.2016 Blogs

I never thought I'd say this but there have been times in the last couple of weeks when I have started to wish that I was Welsh.

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15.6.2016 Blogs

So far this week I have visited three licensees in three pubs in different parts of the country.

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18.5.2016 Blogs

The following extract is a representation of a conversation I had last week.

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3.5.2016 Blogs

Champagne corks and beer bottle tops have been popping across Leicester and beyond to celebrate one of the most unlikely sporting successes in living memory. And before the foggy heads of the players who attended Jamie Vardy's party had cleared, food and drinks companies were trying to get a piece of the pie.

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31.3.2016 Blogs

I was made aware of a personal anniversary recently: five years since I left my last job and started at Inapub.

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