Beer & ale drinkers

Know Your Local: The Pembury Tavern, Amhurst Road

The Pembury Tavern is located on Amhurst Road, a short walk away from Hackney Downs and Hackney Central, dominating the junction of Amhurst Road, Dalston Lane and Pembury Road. Featuring sixteen handpumps, the Pembury has the largest selection of real ales in Hackney that I’ve yet seen, and has been featured in recent editions of The Good Beer Guide published by the Campaign for Real Ale.  T... »

Twee8 – 20th October

Photo From monkchips The longest running Hackney tweet-up (I think), twee8 will be holding it’s Oct 2010 session in the usual place at the usual time! The Pembury Tavern from 7pm until they kick us out. It’s all very informal and generally involved ale… and scampi fries See you there »

Know Your Local: Biddle Bros, Lower Clapton

Biddle Bros 88 Lower Clapton Road E5 0QR Biddle Bros/Brothers is a cosy local Clapton boozer that plays host to a varied selection of live music for a varied clientele.  You might like what’s on that night or you might not, but the patrons of Biddles prove to be just as entertaining at times as the live bands and performers themselves.  The crowd is, like Hackney, fairly diverse, with your y... »

Crap pub crawl

I’m putting together a list of the less desirable pubs in Hackney, with the view of going on a crap »

twee8’s second Birthday planning Sat 4th December 2010

What shall we do to celebrate? »

Ale Houses

Ale is all the rage right now! »

Twee8 Weds 20th October

What's the plan guys? »