Pub Lunch at the Poppy and Pint

The Poppy and Pint is a great community pub, situated inside the old British Legion building, right in the midst of Lady Bay. While it is primarily a Pub at heart serving Real Ales and Great Pub Food, it also acts as social hub for the local people and local groups. I have been here…

Meadow Lane Cafe – An ‘all day breakfast situation’

Last week I found myself over at the Lady Bay Industrial estate at the Meadow Lane Café in the search for a brunch type situation, to be more exact I was in the mood for an all-day-breakfast. I was pretty sure that this was the sort of place that I would be able to achieve my aim especially when…

Core’s Bistro in Lady Bay – Excellent and Honest Polish food

Core’s Bistro in Lady Bay was quite an excellent find and I have been in a couple of times now. According to their website the name is an acronym for ‘Community, Opportunity, Resources, and Expertise’. The Bistro is a partnership I understand between Maria Spalek (the owner) and Joanna Prusaczyk (Read more of the story on their website…

The Poppy and Pint – Community and Beer

The Poppy and Pint Public House is on the site of the old British Legion in Lady Bay. Well when I say on the site I mean in the site. In 2011 the British Legion in the formerly named Rutland Sports and Social Club was in trouble with growing debts, and the local Castle Rock Brewery came to the rescue taking…