The Trent Lock by Vintage Inns, Long Eaton


In the interests of trying out more places close to where we live we thought we’d try The Trent Lock today. Its a pub thats located at Trent Lock, a major waterway junction where canals and rivers meet. Its run by Vintage Inns who run many pubs across the UK.

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The Black Boy, Oxford


The Black Boy is a gastropub located in Headington, Oxford. From the outside it looks like a mere pub but upon entry you’re greeted with a rather modern looking interior. There is also a garden out back but we didn’t get the chance to have a look round. My brother-in-law suggested it as some of us wanted a Sunday roast.

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The Hockley Arts Club, Nottingham


The Hockley Arts Club is a relatively new place having just opened at the end of 2015. We’d heard a lot about it but never had the chance to visit. Especially since we don’t really drink. My husband booked it for Sunday lunch one weekend as we wanted to give it a shot.

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