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28th August 2020

New publication from Bob Jeffrey: The Village Pub Today

New Publication ‘The Village Pub Today: Continuity, change and the life of a publican’ Bob Jeffrey, E&E Publications 2019

This publication is the outcome of ethnographic research from 2014-18 in four village pubs. The first section focuses on change, and continuity in the life of village pubs. The second half focuses on the publicans’ themselves – their survival strategies, the nature of their personal engagement and their never-ending precarious existence.

Available from Amazon for £10 +pp

An earlier version of this book entitled ‘The English Village Pub: Survival Stories’ received a commendation from the British Guild of Beer Writers 2018.

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