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The Queen’s Head gets a facelift!

The Queen’s Head pub on Christchurch Road is now under new management and has been given a new look inside and outside .

Spot the difference between Queen Victoria’s old and new colour scheme (above) – does she approve and is she amused?


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  1. Wonderful news for Quuen Vic… and I think she would’ve been less amused if this image had been replaced by Stalin’s!!!!😜

  2. I had a very acceptable shepherd’s pie in there earlier this month, just before Sue and I reviewed One Million Plays About Reading at the Progress Theatre. Dinner out and a play; a damned fine sophisticated evening!

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