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The Garden Gate, Hunslet

There’s no indication that we have to, but if we did, we should fight tooth and nail for the life of this extraordinary Leeds landmark pub. It’s 30 years since I set foot inside the place and I’m ashamed...
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Ship Inn, Saltburn

But it’s a handsome building and the views over the endless, golden beach and beyond the magnificent pier to the Teesside windfarms are pretty impressive, particularly on a stormy November day. You walk...
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Pub of the week: Tapped, Leeds

This American-style brewpub is impressive on a number of levels. First off, the vast copper vats at one end of the spacious, light ground-floor building and the snaking pipes carrying the newly-brewed beer to...
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PUB OF THE WEEK: The Phoenix

The Phoenix pub in York is a proper boozer sitting almost glued to the City walls close to the Barbican. There’s not a sniff of spit and sawdust, just great scrubbed floorboards, decorative iron tables...