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Scipio

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Beer at Home
« on: August 03, 2017, 09:00:56 PM »

Did anyone stand outside the windows of Davenports on Bath Row , I used to regularly when I was a youngster . I was overwhelmed by it all bottles going hither and thither then finally they were filled with beer .


Remember the song Beer at home means Davenports
                                 That's the beer lots of Cheer
                                 Soon you'll know why folks all say
                                 Beer at home means Davenports
                                       CHEERS


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Re: Beer at Home
« Reply #1 on: August 03, 2017, 10:13:24 PM »
My Mum put in an order to Davenport's at one time imagining therefore that Dad might not be tempted to go to the Wagon & Horses (Sheldon) every night. Some hope.

Scipio

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Re: Beer at Home
« Reply #2 on: August 03, 2017, 10:28:30 PM »

My Mum put in an order to Davenport's at one time imagining therefore that Dad might not be tempted to go to the Wagon & Horses (Sheldon) every night. Some hope.


I had it delivered for a time in the 70's I found it rather dear for what I had .




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Re: Beer at Home
« Reply #3 on: August 04, 2017, 09:36:12 AM »

I had it delivered for a time in the 70's I found it rather dear for what I had .




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One of our neighbours, when we lived at Cheswick Green, had a weekly delivery of Davenports, boy did we think he was posh :)

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Re: Beer at Home
« Reply #4 on: August 04, 2017, 01:20:09 PM »

A few Davenports adverts on YouTube O0

https://youtu.be/0YqoKPK71SY
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Re: Beer at Home
« Reply #5 on: May 27, 2019, 09:45:22 AM »
When I did my HNC Chemistry at Birmingham Poly in the 80s we visited the brewery as part of the course.  It was fascinating especially the fact that they drew their water from wells hundreds of feet below.  Their Top Brew deluxe was absolute fire water!
My gran used to have their beer delivered and her delivery driver appeared at the end of this advert. We thought it wonderful to know someone who had been on the telly!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tSEVCxKv6CU

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Re: Beer at Home
« Reply #6 on: May 27, 2019, 10:02:19 AM »
I saw my self on TV from when I was at the Anteques road show at Pembroke Castle a couple of years ago. Does that make me a celebrity.     ;)
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Re: Beer at Home
« Reply #7 on: May 27, 2019, 10:08:48 AM »
Fred, ....... so long as it's not Police 5  ;D
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Re: Beer at Home
« Reply #8 on: June 02, 2019, 06:18:28 PM »
Fred, how much did they say you were worth  ;D

Scipio

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Re: Beer at Home
« Reply #9 on: June 02, 2019, 08:30:20 PM »
Fred, how much did they say you were worth  ;D


Rob let me say this Mick Jagger is worth 200 million , thats two quid more than me and Frederick puts me in the shade .
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Re: Beer at Home
« Reply #10 on: June 02, 2019, 09:01:03 PM »
Did anyone see him.It was only 2 seconds.Only noticed him because he had is Hat on.Never asked him for his Autograph tho.