We meet at Great Ale in the Market at 11.15 for a quick beer or meet at the bus station at 11.55 to catch the No 8 bus to Manchester at 12.00. Anyone planning to meet up in Manchester the first pub we visit is Beatnix Republic at approx. 1.30pm.
There may be a rail replacement bus service. Although Northern rail are on strike, engineering works will be affecting some routes through Bolton so there maybe replacement buses. The website isn’t clear about replacement bus to Piccadilly.
Pubs to be visited are;
Beatnix Republic, 35 Dale Street, M1 2HF. 4 changing beers
Northern Monk, 10 Tariff St., M21 2FF. 4 cask, 16 keg
Bundobust, 61 Piccadilly, M1 2AQ. 2 cask, 14 keg
Beer Nouveau, 75 North Western St. Ardwick. M12 6DY. 10 changing beers
Fairfield Social Club, Temperance Street, Ardwick, M12 6HR. 4 hanging beers and food available