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2019 11 07 Edinburgh Castle Sign

Ancoats’ Edinburgh Castle – ‘proper boozer with a proper pint’ – opens this month

Historic Ancoats pub has been brought back to life by the team behind Cottonopolis

2019 10 24 The Fenwick Exterior

Cosying up for a steak night and a bottle of red at The Fenwick, Claughton

We've got no beef with what's on offer

2019 10 22 Derby Arms Exterior Daytime

Fishy Tales with Chris Neve at Derby Arms, Longridge

‘The Codfather’ tells us about Shark’s head ‘show and tell,’ giant crabs and wresting conger...

2019 10 22 Tiles Victoria Baths Entrance Hall Floor

The latest glaze - Manchester's most beautiful tiled spaces

We step on the latest social media craze and hotfoot it to some of the...

2019 09 12 The Old Pint Pot 2

Old pint pot - Salford student favourite gets a fresh makeover

Now it's got a state-of-the-art beer dispensing system, a champagne table and new weekly events

2019 07 12 Alma Inn Spc Food Hero 1

Head for the hills for great grub

The Alma: regional and seasonal food with a view

2019 08 12 Whaley Bridge Dog

Whaley Bridge is still smiling – Dammit

Claire Woodier finds out how last week’s events affected local people and their businesses

Hyssop Bulls Head Glossop

‘Top-notch kitchen talent is obvious’ - Hyssop at The Bulls Head, Glossop, reviewed

Neil Sowerby heads for the cobbles of Old Glossop to visit a beloved pub rescued...

2019 02 11 Brian Cox Cosmic Brew

You can now buy a pint of Prof Brian Cox's 'out-of-this-world' new beer

World famous scientist has collaborated with JW Lees to create a Cosmic Brew

Oystercatcher Chorlton 2

10 more restaurants the locals would rather keep to themselves

The third in a series bringing you Manchester's most popular neighbourhood restaurants from the suburbs...

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Lancashire pub comes third in UK's top 50 gastropubs

A total of five Lancashire pubs made the list. But which ones?

The Castle Hotel Northern Quarter

The Ultimate Manchester Christmas Pub Crawl

Twelve boozers, plenty of beer, a pickled egg or two and it's ho ho home.

2018 11 26 Cartford Inn 1 Img 4534

‘Pleasure, comfort and enjoyment over pretension’ - The Cartford Inn, Preston, reviewed

Ruth Allan tucks into pan-fried ray nobs and brain-looking dumplings in this quirky country pub

2018 10 19 Engine Outside

‘It's been rammed every night since August’ - Engine Social Dining, Sowerby Bridge, reviewed

Neil Sowerby is pleased to see this mothballed Calder Valley pub rescued and filled with...

White Swan Fence

Burnley pub bags surprise Michelin star

The White Swan at Fence triumphs in UK's most prestigious restaurant awards

Ford Madox Brown Pub Manchester

Wetherspoons quits all social media due to 'bad publicity'

"​Spending an hour or two a week posting pictures of a pint of bitter is...

180410 Moorcock Inn Review Herring Bones

'Weird and ever more wonderful' - Moorcock Inn, Sowerby Bridge, review

Neil Sowerby adores this astonishing arrival on the Northern culinary scene

170401 Drunken Duck

Which North West gastropubs made the UK Top 50?

Who made the cut and who was dropped from this year's list?

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