By Brian.Pedley

The pick of Belfast's pubs

Down a cobbled lane on the corner of Belfast`s Victoria Square stands The Kitchen Bar. Inside, old men waxed philosophical over whiskeys and stout.

In the front row of history in Greenwich

Through the rain-lashed windows of the Trafalgar Tavern at Greenwich, I could make out the high-rise of the Isle of Dogs and Canary Wharf - and the `spiked` Millennium Dome, snoozi

Birmingham: second city sparkle

Mick`s little show for visitors involved minimal props. Just a gas jet and a thin length of metal piping that he held in the corner of his mouth.