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Places to drink...

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On 28 Jul 2020 at 6:43pm Maccyf wrote:
I am on a short break trip and I am staying at The Dorset. I intend to go a wandering up Cliffe High Street towards the castle. What pubs are good, where am I likely to get a good cocktail and where will they try selling me crack in the toilets???
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On 30 Jul 2020 at 5:54pm Dr. Livingstone wrote:
Well, the "rights of man" used to be the rainbow, and you could do a good deal in the bogs then. There was some excellent graffitti on the door back then . A Cartoon of Heinrich Himmler - signed HH by PH . Now who was /is PH and is he still a Lewesian ? I've wondered for 50 years.
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On 30 Jul 2020 at 8:01pm Formerly AC-T wrote:
The Rainbow was like two different pubs, it was so different at lunchtime from the evenings.
At lunchtime it was full of suits from the county council offices that used to be in Pelham House and in the evenings it was full of scrotes with home-made tattoos and bad teeth.
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On 31 Jul 2020 at 1:23pm stevied wrote:
Ah yes, the good old days when the Rainbow's two bars were like two different pubs, to get from one to the other you had to go outside and along the passage. I remember the police raided the back bar one evening without success, while in the front bar all the dealers just quietly disappeared into the night...


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