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Wednesday 1 July 2015

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Top 10 funniest pub signs

Raising a smile from passersby and patrons alike, it seems there are many would-be comedians lurking behind the world’s bars, as this collection of pub sign humour proves.

Monday, June 29th, 2015 1 Comment »

Landlord ticked off over pub sign ‘banter’

A landlord has dismissed jokes posted on billboards outside his pub about obesity and the death of Orville entertainer Keith Harris as harmless banter.

Friday, June 19th, 2015 No Comments »

Pub’s ‘shameless’ campaign funds makeover

A rundown pub has launched a novel campaign to convince the internet to fund its renovations by promising to “shamelessly name parts in the pub in your honour”.

Thursday, June 18th, 2015 No Comments »

Inflatable pub complete with DJ for hire

A US entrepreneur is offering patrons a bouncy alternative to their local with the launch of America’s first inflatable, fully transportable pub.

Wednesday, June 10th, 2015 No Comments »

Swarm of bees shuts down beer garden

A pub was forced to close its beer garden after a swarm of bees “descended from nowhere”, forcing punters onto the streets.

Tuesday, June 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Pub manager shot by lousy marksman

A man who accidentally shot a pub manager in Scotland while trying to hit a noisy pigeon that was keeping him awake has been jailed.

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Fighting Cocks pub is offensive to chickens

A group of animal rights activists is calling upon a historic UK pub to change its name from the Ye Olde Fighting Cocks, claiming it is offensive to chickens.

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015 3 Comments »

Travellers win pub ban discrimination case

A group of Irish travellers have been awarded £24,000 in compensation after they were banned from entering a Wetherspoon pub in north London.

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015 No Comments »

Council calls for flattened pub to be rebuilt

A historic pub that was torn down without permission should be rebuilt brick by brick, a council has recommended.

Thursday, April 30th, 2015 No Comments »

Pub knocked down without warning

A UK pub has been torn down without warning, despite the council rejecting an application to flatten the building and redevelop it into a pub and flats.

Thursday, April 9th, 2015 No Comments »

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