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Planing Refused Again!

As expected Mr Barmby’s plans have been thwarted. Thank you everybody who made representations to the council. Sensibly, and in line with local and national planning guidelines, the
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He’s at it again!

Mr Barmby seems determined to ruin village life. Did Mr Barmby make a mistake (or was he just being bloody-minded) when he bought The Thorold Arms in the
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Community Businesses Thrive

Community Owned Pubs and Shops Prosper. The Plunkett Foundation published two reports on the 5th July 2017 titled: “Community Shops: A better form of business 2017” and “Co-operative
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A Good News Story

Community pub wins pub of the year 2017. This good news story shows how it is possible to resurrect your local pub. It takes time, money and an
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Planning Refused!

SKDC has refused planning permission to convert our pub into a house. This is wonderful news for the community! Please read the full SKDC Decision Notice. Thank you
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The New Owner

The Pub has been bought by a Developer. The new owner of The Thorold Arms is Cape Designs Limited, an Essex based company incorporated on the 20th February
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Our Pub’s Future

Housing or our Pub? We were outbid at auction in July. There was only one other bidder and, without them, we might have bought the pub for less
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