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Pubsinthe UK<br />Maris Varik<br />2011<br />
Whatis a pub?<br />The word pub is short for public house.<br />There are approximately 60,000 pubs in the UK <br />The hi...
The interior of a typical English pub<br />Pubs often have two bars, one usually quieter than the other, many have a garde...
Pubs are popular social meeting places <br />Pubs are an important part of British life. People talk, eat, drink, meet the...
Englishbeerstyles<br />British people drink an average of 99.4 litres of beer every year. More than 80% of this beer is dr...
Pubmeals<br />Ploughman’slunch<br />Roast beefwithmash, roast potatoes and Yorkshire pudding<br />
Music and gamesplayanimportantrole<br />Livemusicisplayed at weekends<br />Billiards and darts are typicalpubgames<br />
PubQuiz<br />A 2009 study puts the number of regular weekly pub quizzes in the UK at 22,445.<br />
Watchingfootball on TV inthepub<br />
Typicalpubnames<br />Crown (704) <br />Red Lion (668) <br />Royal Oak (541) <br />Swan (451) <br />White Hart (431) <br />...
Thepubrules are strict<br />British pubs are required to have a licence, which is difficult to obtain, and allows the pub ...
Funnypubnames<br />
Enjoyyourself–butwatchout<br />
Index<br />http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/customs/questions/pubs.htm<br />httphttp://books.google.com/?id=k-4SrdU...
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Pubs in the UK

  1. 1. Pubsinthe UK<br />Maris Varik<br />2011<br />
  2. 2. Whatis a pub?<br />The word pub is short for public house.<br />There are approximately 60,000 pubs in the UK <br />The history of pubs traces back to Roman tavernsthrough the Anglo-Saxon alehouse, to the development of the modern generally prevailing tied house system.<br />
  3. 3. The interior of a typical English pub<br />Pubs often have two bars, one usually quieter than the other, many have a garden where people can sit in the summer.<br />
  4. 4. Pubs are popular social meeting places <br />Pubs are an important part of British life. People talk, eat, drink, meet their friends and relax there. <br />
  5. 5. Englishbeerstyles<br />British people drink an average of 99.4 litres of beer every year. More than 80% of this beer is drunk in pubs and clubs.<br />Pubssell soft drinks,too. <br />Nearly all pubs sell pub lunches.<br />
  6. 6. Pubmeals<br />Ploughman’slunch<br />Roast beefwithmash, roast potatoes and Yorkshire pudding<br />
  7. 7. Music and gamesplayanimportantrole<br />Livemusicisplayed at weekends<br />Billiards and darts are typicalpubgames<br />
  8. 8. PubQuiz<br />A 2009 study puts the number of regular weekly pub quizzes in the UK at 22,445.<br />
  9. 9. Watchingfootball on TV inthepub<br />
  10. 10. Typicalpubnames<br />Crown (704) <br />Red Lion (668) <br />Royal Oak (541) <br />Swan (451) <br />White Hart (431) <br />Railway (420) <br />Plough (413) <br />White Horse (379) <br />Bell (378) <br />New Inn (372)<br />
  11. 11. Thepubrules are strict<br />British pubs are required to have a licence, which is difficult to obtain, and allows the pub to operate for up to 24 hours. <br />Most pubs are open from 11 to 11.<br />
  12. 12. Funnypubnames<br />
  13. 13. Enjoyyourself–butwatchout<br />
  14. 14. Index<br />http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/customs/questions/pubs.htm<br />httphttp://books.google.com/?id=k-4SrdUPNFoC&pg=PA7&dq=pub+names&q=<br />http://www.historic-uk.com/CultureUK/PubSigns.htm<br />http://www.sirc.org/publik/ptpchap1.html<br />http://www.lgpcards.com/cards/card04.html<br />http://www.chivalry.com/axel/pub_songs.html<br />http://www.guy-sports.com/funny/funny_pub_names.htm#Funny,_Amusing,_Hilarious_and_Strange_Pub_Names<br />

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