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New shop on the block

April 25th, 2020 | by Alastair Gilmour

Block & Bottle, based in the railway arches on Wellington Street, Gateshead, is on the move. Here’s a peak of


No trade but Trade optimistic

April 25th, 2020 | by Alastair Gilmour

During Lockdown, The Free Trade Inn has been regularly posting photos of the view up the River Tyne, saying “it’s


The Beet goes on for County Durham brewery

April 25th, 2020 | by Alastair Gilmour

“We’re still brewing and remaining positive,” reports Danny McColl from McColl’s brewery in Evenwood, near Bishop Auckland, “and there’s still


Cheers on the road

March 4th, 2020 | by Alastair Gilmour

We keep saying it, but we’re constantly amazed by the fun you folks get from this magazine – for instance,


Get away with you

March 4th, 2020 | by Alastair Gilmour

Newcastle pub owner Dave Carr has taken time out from trotting the globe to disgorge the contents of his favourite


Low land, high quality

March 4th, 2020 | by Alastair Gilmour

Once upon a time Dutch beer meant a few near-identical lagers and a lot of dependable advertising. Not any more.


A little bit of better

March 4th, 2020 | by Alastair Gilmour

It’s unusual for a beer in Britain to have a day dedicated to itself. In fact, it’s probably unique. That’s


Unusual suspect earns top title

March 4th, 2020 | by Alastair Gilmour

Something is rising from the patterned carpet. It’s nothing untoward, but what is apparent in The Marine in South Shields


Perfect for a Slow Joe day

March 4th, 2020 | by Alastair Gilmour

A new micropub on Durham Road, Low Fell, Gateshead’s main thoroughfare, could be described as Tardis-like. The frontage of Gilbert


The pie’s the limit

March 4th, 2020 | by Alastair Gilmour

The humble pie is as close to comfort food as it’s possible to get. March marks British Pie Week This



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