In an attempt to placate Heaton Road residents, the owner of the new micropub- Louie Cypher-has announced the establishment name and mission statement. Mr Cypher said ‘Obviously this Hellmouth of a pub ‘Satan’s Drug Orgy’ must reflect my mission statement of eternal torment, so we have already removed the toilet seats from the cubicles, installed […]
A cargo container village is set to open, this time south of the water in Seaburn, Sunderland. The company behind the infinitely forgettable STACK on Pilgrim Street’ have applied to build a similar venture in Seaburn. The development will be mixed use of retail, food and drink. Despite my personal dislike of STACK, it has […]
Usually the first stop for stag and hen parties as they got off the train ( and each other) for cheap trebles, sticky carpets and an odd musky smell , is no more. Gotham will soon benefit from a major refit and new name. ‘The Gunner’ promises to be a Craft Ale haven This will […]
In yet more ‘breaking news’ a new Micropub has opened in North Sheilds (in February) a short walk from the metro stop I have always had a soft spot for the Pubs of North Sheilds with some great pubs close together ,T he Magnesia bank , Prince of wales, Lowlights, Salty dog with this new […]
It’s hard keeping up with all the new breweries and pubs opening in Newcastle. The latest to join the fray is Full Circle Brewing which will be opening a micro brewery and Tap room at Hoults Yard. Full Circle seems to be a completely new player in craft beer, so it will be interesting to […]
The Corner House pub on the Coast Road in Heaton is going through a major refurbishment both inside and outI walk past it everyday and didn’t notice the scaffolding, the skips and the army of work men. It reopens on the 4th of June.