October / November 2020 PDF

The magazine can be downloaded as a pdf from http://londondrinker.camra.org.uk/LD/2020/LDvol42_5.pdf

Introduction to Oct/Nov 2020 edition

Welcome to the fourth of our on-line editions of London Drinker. Let me immediately reaffirm our…

COVID-19 update – September 2020

SIX AND OUT (OR IN…) To quote Yogi Berra, the famous baseball coach, ‘It ain’t over…

Zombie extra wins CAMRA award!

It is not often that you can make this sort of statement but John Hatch, the…

WhatPub Update 40

WhatPub? Update 40 WhatPub? Update publishes news items collated by Greater London branches, often from information…

CAMRA news and events – September 2020

EAST LONDON & CITY PUB OF THE YEAR The winner of CAMRA’s East London & City…

The deserts of the central west

Well, the WC1 postal district is not quite a desert but there were plenty of deserted…

A wander around Wimbledon Common

One warm sunny afternoon I jumped on the train to Wimbledon for a wander around the…

News and views – September 2020

LONDON IS OPEN A large number of chief executives of hospitality industry companies have written to…

Small Brewers’ Duty Relief

You can tell when a story is important; it appears in the back pages (the serious…