An east London pub has gone the extra mile during a re-fit, by installing a miniature railway in its garden.
Customers at the Holly Tree pub in Leytonstone will be able to enjoy a ride on a 7 3/4 gauge electric railway with their pint, when the pub officially re-opens.
The Holly Tree is the sixteenth pub in a collection of quirky traditional pubs owned by Robert Thomas and his family. Thomas has previously been a University Lecturer, Olympian Swimmer, and a dealer of restored Routemaster London double decker buses.
Staffing the pub has posed some unusual problems for its general manager Laura Field:
The pub opens on Friday, October 18, at 6pm.