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Matthew Eley

Matthew Eley

Matthew Eley

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

25.9.2017 Back bar

Horrific attacks in Manchester and London this summer shocked the nation. With BrewDog announcing terror training for all its pub staff, we ask how can you prepare for such a nightmare scenario?

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22.9.2017 Drink

The average price of a pint of bitter has risen above the £3 mark for the first time.

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21.9.2017 Back bar

The blend of old and new at The Tankard has been done so well that it is easy to imagine a young Charlie Chaplin peering in from the street outside to see his father propping up the bar.

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15.9.2017 Drink

Pubs need more support than ever before.

That was the message from CAMRA as it launched the 45th edition of its Good Beer Guide this week.

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14.9.2017 Play

Sky Sports has signed a new deal meaning more EFL football will be screened than ever before.

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12.9.2017 Play

Three-quarters of Brits went on or were planning to 'staycation' this year – up from 70 per cent a year ago.

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11.9.2017 Play

 

Conventional wisdom suggests that to be successful these days food will generally be part of any plans to revitalise a pub's offer. But in true rock 'n' roll style, convention doesn't really come into it as far as Ye Olde John O'Gaunt is concerned.

 

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8.9.2017 Eat

Is there anything in your kitchen as versatile as an egg? And no, your sous-chef doesn't count.

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7.9.2017 Eat

The hunt for the best pub roast in Britain is closing in, with the deadline for entries to the Best British Roast Dinner competition just around the corner (1 October 2017).

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6.9.2017 Play

Whether it was with Ireland, Leinster or the Lions, Brian O'Driscoll was simply one of the greatest rugby union players to ever take the field. Now an analyst with BT Sport, he gave Inapub his views on the season ahead and where he thinks the best pubs in the world can be found.

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