Daily Archive: August 17, 2013


Curiosities en route to Fradley

Hopwas to King’s Bromley: 10½ miles, 3 locks              So which was the pub of choice in Hopwas last night?  A waterways guide book (admittedly quite an old edition) recommended The Red Lion for good food. That became first choice but close up the slightly seedy exterior and the loud juke book noise was a deterrent.  Instead patronage was given to The Tame Otter, which was busy, welcoming and, despite bookings, could offer tables both inside or out.              The...