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.
A landlord has dismissed jokes posted on billboards outside his pub about obesity and the death of Orville entertainer Keith Harris as harmless banter.
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”.
A US entrepreneur is offering patrons a bouncy alternative to their local with the launch of America’s first inflatable, fully transportable pub.
A pub was forced to close its beer garden after a swarm of bees “descended from nowhere”, forcing punters onto the streets.
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.
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.
A group of Irish travellers have been awarded £24,000 in compensation after they were banned from entering a Wetherspoon pub in north London.
A historic pub that was torn down without permission should be rebuilt brick by brick, a council has recommended.
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.
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