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Apr 18, 2014

Crisps and a pint for my bull, landlord

A farmer in New Quay, Ceredigion, was so angry when the breathalyser arrived in 1967 that he rode his bull to the pub in protest. The bull went in ...

Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

and downed a pint of bitter and some crisps, while the farmer explained to bemused onlookers that you couldn't be arrested for being drunk in charge of a bull. For more on the story, and how the pub inspired a memorable passage in Dylan Thomas' play Under Milk Wood, scan the HistoryPoints QR codes at the Sea Horse Inn. Or click here