Toby – Pekinese

TOBY – The Hour Glass, Brampton Road, S.W.3 Now, there’s a name for a pub, if you like! It suggests the inexorable enemy; it might serve, too, as a useful excuse for going home a little late 0’ nights. Truth to tell, The Hour Glass is a typical London pub, with all the bonhomie and …

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Sherry – Boxer Dog

Sherry – Boxer Dog The Cross Keys, Chelsea, S.W.3   THERE is a lovely dog known as a “boxer”; she is also (and there will be a wide measure of agreement on this, I feel confident) an excellent apéritif known as sherry. And that brings me at once to think of The Cross Keys and …

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