The Dog and Partridge on Friargate

Dog and Partridge pub set for revamp and new management

A Preston pub is set for a revamp and new owners as it’s been put up for let. Punch Taverns have posted the Dog and Partridge on Friargate as being available to rent for £23,000 per year. A description of the pub states: “With a reputation as a friendly city centre boozer, even for those who don’t form part of the biker/heavy metal fraternity who […]

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Formerly The Savings Bank on Church Street, it could become a new pub

New Preston city centre Wetherspoons to be called Twelve Tellers and serve booze until 2am

The new Wetherspoons in Preston city centre could serve alcohol until 2am. An application lodged from the pub giant reveals the Twelve Tellers on Church Street would serve alcohol from 8am to 2am throughout the week and at weekends. In December last year the pub company was given permission to convert the former TSB Bank into a large drinking establishment. At the time they said […]

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Garlic Mushrooms

Pub review: The Ram’s Head, Longton

The Ram’s Head in Longton, is a pub environment with great sport facilities (five screens, one a giant cinema screen), with a separate dining room for food and functions. If you are looking for some great pub grub, or somewhere for a celebratory meal, the Ram’s Head in Longton provides a fantastic varied food menu in a relaxed setting at great prices. On a Sunday, […]

4 months ago by
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Preston drinking institution The Moorbrook re-opens

The Moorbrook Inn on North Road counted as one of Preston’s iconic boozers has re-opened its doors under new ownership. A consortium made up of Continental owner Jeremy Rowlands, his mother Sue Woods and two mangers at the Conti bought the pub in February. It’s had a refurbishment and is back open but promising to stay true to its traditional beer roots. Rowlands, who also […]

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Continental Beer Festival blessed with sunshine for 12th event

The Continental celebrates its 12th real ale festival with three days of glorious weather. Temperatures sweltered as the pub was packed with punters eager to sample more than 200 ales and ciders. Many were locally produced ales, coming from across the county and further afield. There was lots of live music on the Friday and Saturday, plus traditional morris dancers entertained the crowds. It was […]

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The Moorbrook Inn had been in need of repairs

Moorbrook Inn to re-open under Continental owners management

Renovation work is underway at one of Preston’s well-known watering holes. The Moorbrook Inn on North Road has been bought by Jeremy Rowlands to add to his Continental Properties empire. A favourite after-dark drinking establishment the inside of the building is being brought up to scratch and beer garden added outside. The bar will be open again from 5pm on Friday 23 May. Rowlands owns a […]

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