I'm just about to head off for the ZBF (Zythos Bier Festival), Whitbread 1914 recreations in hand. I hope it will be as much fun as previous years.
Given all the people I'm supposed to be meeting, I doubt there'll be a whole load of drinking time. Oh well, maybe next year will be more low-key.
My camera and notebook will be making the trip with me. I hope I make more notes than at the Essen festival. What I wrote there could have filled a large stamp.
I intend reporting the day tomorrow. If I can remember any of it/have been arsed to take notes.
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