Warwick Farm Racecourse Hotel

Lady Luck & the pub roustabout

BILL Price fitted perfectly the profile of a pub roustabout, ‘boots’ or ‘useful’. A drifter, he did most odd jobs around the pubs where he worked in return for boarding and lodgings. He did jobs like tapping beer kegs or… Read More ›

Unlucky pub roustabout was killed by a train while on his way to collect a £30,000 inheritance

By MICK ROBERTS © A drifter, William Price did most odd jobs around the pubs where he worked in return for boarding and lodgings. He did jobs like tapping beer kegs or barrels, to collecting glasses, cleaning toilets, and emptying… Read More ›

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