Monthly Archives: December 2011

A Pogue is for life, not just for Christmas

Born on 25th December and worshiped my many, revolted by some, an unkempt beard and a penchant for red wine; it’s pretty clear who we’re talking about here. Every December the part time followers arise from their slumber and his words are sung by all; but there’s more to A Fairytale of New York than Shane MacGowan, […]

It’s a fairytale town, isn’t it?

A weekend in Bruges, it could write itself really. The usual elements will do; familiar tourist spots, beer and moules met frites, some quotes from Farrell & Co thrown in for good measure and you have your standard Bruges review. Well then; if it aint broke, don’t fix it. Having left England in record breaking […]