A BEER-mad grandad has popped in for a drink at a barley believable 51,695 pubs. Bruce Masters, 74, started logging boozers at 15 and says he has sunk 42,000 pints, spending £120,000 on his hobby. His first pint cost a shilling (12p). Since early retirement in 1996 he has visited pubs in two towns or cities a week. Married Bruce, of Flitwick, Beds, sups half pints to cram in as many pubs as possible. He said: “I’ve been averaging 1,000 pubs a year, 20 a week. “And I usually spend around £40 a week on beer. “Once you’ve done one you don’t tend to be back. I want to bump up the numbers.” He rates a pub by its beer, welcome, and toilets, adding: “You spend a lot of time in there if you’ve been drinking.” His astonishing list means he has visited more pubs than the 39,000 currently serving. Boozers are constantly changing hands and with some closing but others opening, he has still not drunk in them all. ExclusiveOUR … [Read more...] about Beer-mad grandad has popped in for a drink at over 51,000 pubs in the world’s biggest pub-crawl
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Video PUBLISHED: 16:20 23 January 2019 | UPDATED: 16:37 23 January 2019 Charlotte Smith-Jarvis Eva Hewitt, who works at That Cafe in Norwich serving a cup of CBD hemp tea. Picture: Neil Didsbury Archant A cafe owner in Norfolk has made his business one of the first in the region to put CBD in drinks. Just one year after opening, a café in Norwich city centre has made the bold decision to introduce a range of drinks featuring CBD (cannabidiol). Following the stringent guidelines laid out by Norfolk Trading Standards, this week That Café, on St Augustine’s Street, started offering customers a choice of CBD tea, coffees and other drinks topped up with Sativa L CBD Oil.For owner Chris Featherby the decision to take this leap, becoming one of the first cafes in the city, if not the county to put CBD beverages on the menu, is a personal one.“I tried these products out on my mum,” business owner said. “She works at the … [Read more...] about Will you be trying out the CBD drinks at this Norwich cafe?
PUBLISHED: 14:15 15 January 2019 | UPDATED: 16:36 15 January 2019 Promise Moyo was jailed after being caught over four-times the drink-drive limit Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY Suffolk Constabulary A Suffolk taxi driver has been jailed for getting behind the wheel of his cab while more than four times the legal alcohol limit. Police found alcohol in the centre console of a taxi driven by Promise Moyo Picture: NSRAPTPromise Moyo was caught with a drink nestled in the centre console of his Hyundai i40 in Bury St Edmunds on Monday afternoon.After a night in the cells, the 46-year-old appeared before magistrates in Ipswich to admit driving with 158 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath – the limit being 35mcg.A police inspector was astounded by the level of alcohol in Moyo’s system when officers stopped him in Out Risbygate just after 3pm, following a tip-off from a member of the public concerned about the manner of his driving.Prosecutor Wayne Ablett said … [Read more...] about Jail for cabbie caught with drink at hand while ‘astoundingly’ over limit
Man who couldn't pay £100 bill at Belfast Bullitt Hotel is jailed for deception BelfastTelegraph.co.uk A man who ran up a food and drink bill of nearly £100 at a top Belfast hotel with no way of paying for it has been jailed for four months. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/man-who-couldnt-pay-100-bill-at-belfast-bullitt-hotel-is-jailed-for-deception-37543073.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/business/news/article35830802.ece/8d774/AUTOCROP/h342/2017-06-16_bus_32090988_I2.JPG Email A man who ran up a food and drink bill of nearly £100 at a top Belfast hotel with no way of paying for it has been jailed for four months. Liam Fynn claimed he had lost his phone containing an app with which he planned to settle up after dining at Bullitt on Saturday. The 43-year-old, of Hillview Place in Holywood, Co Down, pleaded guilty to obtaining services by deception. Belfast Magistrates' Court heard he is also set to have his release on licence … [Read more...] about Man who couldn’t pay £100 bill at Belfast Bullitt Hotel is jailed for deception
By Kevin Diaz and Nicole Hensley Updated 8:44 pm CDT, Monday, October 15, 2018 PHOTOS: The Trump-Cruz relationship President Donald Trump gestures as he speaks during a rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018. Trump announced Monday that he will hold a rally at NRG Arena to get out the vote ahead of the midterm elections. >>See the relationship Trump and U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz have had on Twitter over the last couple of years in the photos that follow... less PHOTOS: The Trump-Cruz relationship President Donald Trump gestures as he speaks during a rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018. Trump announced Monday that he will hold a rally at NRG Arena ... more Photo: Bridget Bennett / Bloomberg April 28, 2016 April 28, 2016 Photo: Https://twitter.com/tedcruz February 4, 2016 February 4, 2016 … [Read more...] about Trump to hold rally for Sen. Ted Cruz at NRG Arena