It’s not my first trip to Magic Rock Tap as I visited last year for the Rainbow Project launch but it was my first experience visiting on a ‘normal’ day as opposed to a special event.
After pottering around the shops – in particular, the record shop across the road from Huddersfield station – and grabbing some veggie sausage rolls from Poundbakery (seriously, why isn’t there one in Manchester city centre? We’ve visited a few times but this was easily the quietest we’ve ever seen it, although it was Friday afternoon! The pub is quirky with taxidermy, nude artworks and olde worlde artefacts scattered throughout but it’s the beer that’s the star.
First of all, on the first Saturday of May, find an opportunity to get naked and do some gardening.
Do so alone, with friends, with family, with your gardening club, or with any other group collected for that purpose”) was founded and organised by Mark Storey, consulting editor for Nude & Natural magazine and permaculturalist Jacob Gabriel, as a project of Body Freedom Collaborative (BFC).
The best place to participate is on private property.
Even then, it’s a good idea to consider your neighbours.
A large board highlights the sheer choice of cask and keg options, and there are also bottle menus on the tables which are hard to miss as they’re in heavy wooden binding and chained up.
If you’re a bit overwhelmed, the staff are approachable and friendly if you need advice and it’s simply a great spot for a few drinks.
"If you look at my stomach (lifts shirt up) and the shirt on the photo, it's two different things.
SAN ANTONIO -- For the second consecutive day, nude photos have surfaced of a current Cowboys player.
Monday morning it was tight end Martellus Bennett, and on Tuesday published photos of safety Michael Hamlin. Both players were taking a nude photo of themselves in a bathroom.
They also have links to the World Naked Bike Ride Day, and the fun and subversive guerrilla gardening movement. The French Tourist office are offering nude only getaways, there’s a Nude Fest in Somerset, and naturist communities continue to open in America.
Actress and PETA spokesperson Alicia Silverstone is a big fan of naked gardening, as was Bohemian socialite Edna St. Naturism can mean you get sunburnt is some really interesting and painful places. When it comes to sun (and nettle) protection, even the founder encourages people to wear hats, shoes and gloves if necessary.