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Requested be closed with reason - Other: http://www.newburytoday.co.uk/2015/time-at-the-bar-please-what-next-for-west-berkshires-pubs

Black Horse, Thatcham

St. Johns Road
Thatcham
RG19 3SY
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Quinno _ left this review about The Black Horse

The old landlord has gone - friends tell me the beer isn't up to much these days. Shame.

February 2008
A nice out-of-the-way backstreet local. Two ales on (Pride and 6X, usually in fair condition, although always a tad cold). Got some unusual soft drinks in the fridge as well, so a thumbs-up from Mrs Quinno. Pool and darts both prominently feature and both often have a crowd on, so big on their sports here. Electronic jukebox seems programmed to bellow out Glam Rock classics 24/7. TV (not always on) and quizzer complete the line up. Pub quiz on a Thursday too, apparently. Decent crowd, usual local 'characters' including a bloke who keeps wanting to tell me about his adventures in the Congo. Make sure you eat your carrots, there isn't much light beyond the bar and the pool table lamp on a dark evening.

Decent choice for Thatcham, I like it.

On 7th June 2011 - rating: 6
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Latest updates View all updates for Black Horse, Thatcham
26th Jan 2015, 11:01
Request to mark pub as closed by hondo . approved
 
26th Jan 2015, 10:07
Request to mark pub as closed submitted by hondo ., with included notes: Other: http://www.newburytoday.co.uk/2015/time-at-the-bar-please-what-next-for-west-berkshires-pubs

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  • Darts : Yes last updated 07 June 2011 by hondo .
  • Pool Table : Yes last updated 07 June 2011 by hondo .
  • Quiz Night : Yes last updated 07 June 2011 by hondo .
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 07 June 2011 by hondo .
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