James May gave us a tour of his new pub

25 okt 2020
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You may have heard in recent weeks that James May has bought half a pub. Although it's still having finishing touches added to it ahead of its opening next week, James kindly offered to give us a sneak peek at what's to come.
Sorry in advance for the audio, James was wearing a very scratchy jumper.
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  • The sweet swordfish inadvertently try because wasp booly flow forenenst a unused unit. alive, careless format

    Guy DarbyGuy Darby9 klukkustundum síðan
  • i preffer a traditional pub. too modern

    BLGamingBLGaming23 klukkustundum síðan
  • hammond: doing stuff iwht ford and his family clarkson: running a farm shop may: all the alcohol i would ever need

    Joseph JoestarJoseph JoestarDegi Síðan síðan
  • excellent another once great english country pub turned into a ponsy gastro eatery, selling over priced wine and beer no one drinks that is going off in the lines. oh yes its got a celebrity wow

    mark rellmark rell3 dögum síðan
  • They're generally called restrooms here in l'États Unis. The final in a long line of evolutionary euphemisms as noted by Dr Steven Pinker.

    Alistair SAlistair S3 dögum síðan
  • Wonder if Audermars Piguet care about this.

    AggnogAggnog4 dögum síðan
  • Change the name of the bathroom to Mays study.....

    Crippled CrewCrippled Crew7 dögum síðan
  • I suggest you refer to them as toilets.

    Ernest HigginbothamErnest Higginbotham7 dögum síðan
  • Half of a pub in a pandemic is a quarter of the price at that time ;) Isn't it ?

    Rafał StećRafał Steć8 dögum síðan
  • lautrec-toulouse

    Robin HolmesRobin Holmes8 dögum síðan
  • In America, all you'd have to do is emblazon the front with "James May's Royal Oak" and there would be a line around the block, similar to a Chick-Fil-A opening. Just a suggestion. Also, aren't they called W. C.s anymore?

    Dry RoastedDry Roasted8 dögum síðan
  • James why did you redecorate this pub to look like a living room and kitchen combo that was turned into a pub

    Nate LavNate Lav9 dögum síðan
  • Wasn't there a sitcom about a british chef filmed there?

    Barry CarlisleBarry Carlisle9 dögum síðan
  • The "loos garden" should be called "The Shateau".

    Thunder JunkieThunder Junkie10 dögum síðan
    • The shiteua

      C PurchaseC Purchase9 dögum síðan
  • I still love extremely old looking British pubs ! Don't like the white restraunt plant look 😂

    Johnny WildheartJohnny Wildheart10 dögum síðan
  • One very gorgeous place

    p 28p 2810 dögum síðan
  • Where is it

    William KlosWilliam Klos11 dögum síðan
  • How much did the pub cost?

    Horseshoeman RunningHorseshoeman Running13 dögum síðan
  • The loos should be LadiesPrivate Lounge and Gentleman’s Private Lounge

    S DS D13 dögum síðan
  • James starting to look a bit elderly and that makes me sad

    Andrew RobensAndrew Robens13 dögum síðan
  • Change the sign to Stinky Hole & Dog Bog

    Nigel JonesNigel Jones14 dögum síðan
  • James’ Ferrari will have to be sold because of this money pit.

    John FJohn F15 dögum síðan
  • Dunnies

    Philip WoodPhilip Wood17 dögum síðan
  • The 'Snug' sounds like death.

    BazBaz17 dögum síðan
  • 'Thunderbox' is the word you are looking for!

    Scott BenierScott Benier17 dögum síðan
  • Knowing May everybody would go there

    Mesrop MadzharyanMesrop Madzharyan19 dögum síðan
  • Fun fact i'm a big fan of the trio specially james and i flew all the way from california to the UK and i went to the little village of swallowcliff in wiltshire to see james may's pub and i orderd soup and it was delicious, unfortunately i did not see james hopefully in the next time.

    Obada OdehObada Odeh20 dögum síðan
  • Looks well boring and nondescript 😭

    Motolocouno Bike nutMotolocouno Bike nut20 dögum síðan
  • My Local is called The Royal Oak

    DM87™️DM87™️21 degi síðan síðan
  • 3:51 "... And this is the Oak Room, so-called because it's a room, and it's made of oak. Now I suppose you could call it a 'conservatory', but if you do, Chris will assist you in leaving the pub through the window."

    Mondoblasto0Mondoblasto022 dögum síðan
  • It's funny cuz I was born in Royal Oak. Just not this one.

    LIMIT CYCLELIMIT CYCLE23 dögum síðan
  • Great interiour! Fix the facade too please. Looks like a very nice and just call the WC a WC.

    Tom RanumTom Ranum26 dögum síðan
  • Swallow the Royal what?

    DouglasDouglas27 dögum síðan
  • Well done on your purchase James. I hope more people follow in your footsteps and rescue our pubs.

    Brian HilsdenBrian Hilsden27 dögum síðan
    • PS. Ban Clarkson

      Brian HilsdenBrian Hilsden27 dögum síðan
  • call them restrooms

    Richard MillieRichard Millie27 dögum síðan
  • how about 'water closet' or 'wash room?'

    Jeff BeecherJeff BeecherMánuði síðan
  • Poor jimmy broadbent felt so out of place with you guys. He was so excited to meet james. He was just a nervous wreck but he does his best to hide it 🤣

    prepare uranusprepare uranusMánuði síðan
  • Instead of 'Loos Garden' call it: 'The Leaky Cauldron' ⬅️

    Marian KellyMarian KellyMánuði síðan
  • Never a bad time to own a pub. Leasing is another matter though. He'll have no ties to a brewer; probably got a great price as it was a distressed asset. Loads of car enthusiasts will go out of their way to go there once they can. I bet he turns a profit in a year or two...None of us could though...Just a shame all the personality is on the outside of the building...

    A FA FMánuði síðan
  • I'd love love love to come here

    jerry Smithjerry SmithMánuði síðan
  • keep it classy with a american flair. Your bathroom sign should be short, direct and to the point. "

    Nick KeeneNick KeeneMánuði síðan
  • I'd love to go overseas just to come to your pub

    TexasTyphoonTexasTyphoonMánuði síðan
  • Thank you Matthew Bird

    TexasTyphoonTexasTyphoonMánuði síðan
  • The Dumping Ground

    Andy BlobbyAndy BlobbyMánuði síðan
  • All the best May, looks like a Gentleman's place to hang out.

    Mumu AlpakaMumu AlpakaMánuði síðan
  • Who Bought Or Owns The Other Half ?

    Stuey JabezServicesStuey JabezServicesMánuði síðan
  • He already owned a pub called the rack and pinion in America

    Cody LietzCody LietzMánuði síðan
  • I would like to visit that pub

    Rice TanzaniaRice TanzaniaMánuði síðan
  • loos means without in dutch (adjective) so a proper name for a space without stress/customers/...

    Rice TanzaniaRice TanzaniaMánuði síðan
  • Interestingly, James is wearing a mask, but the camerawoman and the painter aren't. Shome mishtake, shurely?

    Novak IngoodNovak IngoodMánuði síðan
  • Will they be serving only slow food?

    ThePwaroThePwaroMánuði síðan
  • James is that kind of person that could sit down in front of camera and read yellow book and I would watch it witch pleasure.

    NovitzmannNovitzmannMánuði síðan
  • What a lovely pub, I would love to go there for a meal

    Mollie WyeMollie WyeMánuði síðan
  • Just an idea, for your toilet name how does ‘Emptying Station’ sound? You’re welcome 🤣

    Lee AndrewsLee AndrewsMánuði síðan
  • May's Garden?

    moremustardmoremustardMánuði síðan
  • Congratulations James. I'm sure you'll do well.

    David WolffDavid WolffMánuði síðan
  • So is it in the red?

    Jeff OlsonJeff OlsonMánuði síðan
  • And one more thing. Is your pub going to have a Tesla hook up point?

    leon grigsonleon grigsonMánuði síðan
  • James. Just call the loo like the Americans. The John. Or John's garden.

    leon grigsonleon grigsonMánuði síðan
  • Extraction parlour?.

    Jonathan carterJonathan carterMánuði síðan
  • gotta visit lol

    Nikolai PelczarskiNikolai PelczarskiMánuði síðan
  • Slackin AintEasySlackin AintEasyMánuði síðan
  • The pub will probably survive if he charges Hammond £20 per G&T.

    Daniel ShackDaniel ShackMánuði síðan
  • What does Oz Clarke have to say about this?

    MrSteve280MrSteve280Mánuði síðan
  • Will you be pulling the odd pint James?

    The Dim ReaperThe Dim ReaperMánuði síðan
  • Loos Garden could maybe become Crapper Corner - it has a ring to it!

    WASnMEWASnMEMánuði síðan
  • Loos? How about the craper.

    Sean DempseySean DempseyMánuði síðan
  • I guess that's what you do when your career is in tatters, plus I forgot how boring he is, YAWN.

    Paul AtradiesPaul AtradiesMánuði síðan
  • I’ll run it for you james..🍺🍺🍷🍷🤪🤪😂

    NIK FORSTERNIK FORSTERMánuði síðan
  • When can get across the pond, James, Ill be heading that way!!!

    JR WarnerJR WarnerMánuði síðan
  • I clicked on this video because I thought it looked a lot like a pub my aunt used to run. Turns out it’s not.

    Chuck WilliamsChuck WilliamsMánuði síðan
  • Some nice Trompe l'oeil required in and definitely around that place matey Mr May.. are you open to busman's holiday's ??

    ekibarthenidekibarthenidMánuði síðan
  • Wonder who bought the other half??

    James BowdenJames BowdenMánuði síðan
  • Loos = shiter 👌

    s ks kMánuði síðan
  • "Clarkson's office"?

    marccas10marccas10Mánuði síðan
  • "La Merd gare"?

    marccas10marccas10Mánuði síðan
  • "Brick Outhouse"?

    marccas10marccas10Mánuði síðan
  • "Poo Dungeon"?

    marccas10marccas10Mánuði síðan
  • The last Marstons pub I want to was a fancy dress night..! And I went as The Stig..! The amount of people who wanted there photo taken was unbelievable..! So I ended up going home early..!

    c6gavc6gavMánuði síðan
  • So basically, you bought a country pub and turned it into another wine bar? Well done 😪

    Matt 0Matt 0Mánuði síðan
  • dunnies

    TocksTocksMánuði síðan
  • 'Clarkson's suggestions --> ' would be a nice sign

    Markolero1Markolero1Mánuði síðan
  • Nice pub in a nice setting I will make a visit for sure

    Martyn anthonyMartyn anthonyMánuði síðan
  • That furniture 🤢

    scenczyk1429scenczyk1429Mánuði síðan
  • Keep it Simple💋

    MsPerfectly ImperfektMsPerfectly ImperfektMánuði síðan
  • Guess he bought a pub, not leased a pub. Big difference.

    manofweed1manofweed1Mánuði síðan
  • We call them rest rooms in the States ... Not sure why. We also call them Johns ...John's Garden? I love English pubs and I hope they can keep going until I can go back.

    Mr MatkoMr MatkoMánuði síðan
  • Ahhh crickey James.... why??? 😭 (Family business pub guy here- one of the busiest in the city I add- and we broke sir)

    Jamie WalkerJamie WalkerMánuði síðan
  • How about calling the toilets Hammond and clarkson

    bengis52bengis52Mánuði síðan
  • I think you through half your money right down the toilet

    One Wheel AppealOne Wheel AppealMánuði síðan
  • Would watch an entire season of the three of them arguing over how to run the pub

    Chris PlantChris PlantMánuði síðan
  • It looks beautiful, better still probably one of the nicest looking pubs so far.

    James VibertJames VibertMánuði síðan
  • Looks very nice,should do well,pubs tend to be only as goo as the owner.

    Michael AylingMichael AylingMánuði síðan
  • It should be named "The Garden"

    Karman StudioKarman StudioMánuði síðan
  • instead of Loos I suggest the following alternatives: 'Two pound butter splasher'' or 'Kentucky glue gun' or 'Facebook seat'

    MCMC watch channelMCMC watch channelMánuði síðan
  • Looks like a residential care home or x ray department in the local hospital inside.

    David EasonDavid EasonMánuði síðan
  • Pretentious pub to avoid. What an irritation. Worst than a smarmy Gastro.

    goodguyjasgoodguyjasMánuði síðan
  • Slows garden

    Have A Knife DayHave A Knife DayMánuði síðan
  • Defo a tax dodge

    ac dcac dcMánuði síðan
  • Unbelievably rich man buys something that may or may not make money. Fascinating!

    Dr JonDr JonMánuði síðan
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