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A Yard of Ale – Something Even Prime Ministers Do!

As Troy and I were researching London’s best pubs we stumbled into the Hat and Tun, up by the Leather Lane markets. Behind the bar was a rather dusty yard of ale glass. We started to chat with the barman … Continue reading

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British Government abolishes tax on beer!!

In a shock statement from the Chancellor of the Exchequer (George Osborne)¬†today, the British Government conceded that tax on beer was just un-Australian, and really not in the spirit of “Mateship”.¬† Effective as of today, the British Government has dropped … Continue reading

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