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Matthew Eley

Matthew Eley

Matthew Eley

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

28.5.2015 Matt Eley

"I'd ditched my own kids with relatives and was looking forward to a meal that didn't involve crayons and picking chips off the floor."

Matt Eley
15.4.2015 Matt Eley

"Admittedly the singing and nudity can get a little out of hand but generally they are a friendly bunch."

Matt Eley
27.3.2015 Matt Eley

"People (note not consumers) go to the pub (note not wet or dry-led on-trade outlet) to see friends, catch-up and have a chat about what is going on in their lives. That is called socialising and will forever be the primary reason for going out."

Matt Eley
24.2.2015 Matt Eley

"The beer itself is a member of the backing group or the supporting cast, it is rare that it is the Oscar winner or the lead singer. It is why mainstream brands remain popular."

Matt Eley
27.1.2015 Matt Eley

"Why have dry roasted peanuts when you can get your hands on a packet of sea-salted kettle chips, made from hand-reared potatoes to a 100-year-old recipe with a percentage of profits going towards helping donkeys overcome depression?"

Matt Eley
10.12.2014 Matt Eley

"If Inapub did an awards ceremony this is who we would celebrate"

Matt Eley
19.11.2014 Matt Eley

"The new wave drinker can sip a half of a six per cent beer in a 'two pint window' in a glass that many of our fathers would say was appropriate only for displaying flowers."

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23.10.2014 Matt Eley

"You see, while pubs are brilliant at raising funds and supporting their communities they are not very good at shouting about it."

Matt Eley
16.9.2014 Matt Eley

"What that chap had done was empower me to make a decision rather than just taking the order and letting me stew in the garden for the best part of an hour."

Matt Eley
3.9.2014 Matt Eley

"It is no longer considered a crime against beer to enjoy a lager."

Matt Eley