We have recently added three new pages of pubs! Click
Inn, Nether Heyford
& Trumpet, Broadway
...Adopt Your Favorite Pub!
better way to honour your favourite pub than through
adoption! Adopt it as your own! Millions of people already
have, in every pub across England.
it is your own local pub, or some grand pub elsewhere
in the country, it doesn't matter. Peruse our inventory
and in your mind's eye, make it yours. Best of all,
Adopt-a-Pub is but a shrine to the Great British Drinking
Institution we affectionately call the 'Pub'. Every
pub on every page of this website has been personally
visited & experienced by the Adopt-a-Pub crew. It
is not a catalog, we do not rate the pubs on a sliding
scale, nor list whether they allow dogs (although they
all should). It is not a monolithic definitive tome
on whether a pub is good or bad, as a pub can change
from one visit to the next, but rather it is a snapshot
in time, our own personal experiences of this super
little invention. We hope you enjoy sharing them with
Now, let's go to the Pub...
Did you visit our website hoping to purchase
one of our much-sought-after Pub Adoption Packages?
Then I am sorry to tell you, we no longer offer that
unique, fun, personal service. Click on the 'Adoption'
button to find out why not.
losses of many pubs over recent years, there are still
over 60,000 pubs in England, but which are the Ten Best?
Click on the 'Ten Best' button to find out.
Putting together an inventory of over two hundred
pubs requires more than patience and planning... it
requires a philosophy. The 'Philosophy' button will
lead you to enlightenment, what our philosophy of English
pubs is all about.
In the course of putting this website together
I drew on some resources I found on the web. Several
people kindly let me use some of their materials, just
because they are nice people, not because there is any
financial gain involved. Have fun!
As sad as it may seem, we have managed to
accidentally collect a whole page of defunct pubs while
out on our travels. Heed the warning signs!