Blunham Village Web Site


Blunham Pubs

By Bill Exley


The Idea : of tracing the Blunham pubs and Beerhouse histories, came about by interesting conversations with an old Blunham gent called Ernest Jeffries. We used to walk slowly up The Hill, due to his advanced years, and he would point out the old sites to me with his walking stick and nostalgic comments. I then wanted to compile a comprehensive listing of these sites using Bedford Archive and Records held at County Hall, (Now re named Bedfordshire Archive Service - 30/8/2022 ) - with visits to Charles Wells, brewers of Bedford and Greene King, brewers at Biggleswade, later to be demolished in 1997.

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Records at Greene King & Charles Wells, Brewers - / - Bedfordshire Archive Service & County Hall

Colin Hinson, for his expertise & inputs / Philippa Exley / John Lihou / Billy Hill

and the Guernsey Press Office / re. Geoff Baker and his article

Last Revision made by Bill Exley on - * - 20th Dec / 2022