We're continuing to raise more funds and your support is vital.
Someone amongst us has taken the bold step of making their feelings known regarding a Compulsory Purchase Order (CPO) by placing stickers around the village.
There's more to a pub than being a plain ol' drinking hole full of old men going on about the races.
I'd like to start by saying a huge WELL DONE to all of you that came along with chequebooks and purchased a fantastic £18,600 of shares on Day 1.
We're well on the way to completing our funding so now it’s the final push. We still need your support!
I've heard there's possibly a '*Safari Dinner*' on the cards.
This weekend we'll be providing our popup pub at Northwold Village Hall. Steering group members will be on hand all weekend to chat with you regarding the benefits of a community-owned pub and answer questions you may have about pledging and buying shares.
To save repeating myself while squashing rumours, let's just get them over with.
The whole focus of this project is to create a social space that serves the community and suddenly, here it was. The question was, would people come?
A taste of things to come. Please book early.
The Crown's current owners have informed the Borough Council of their 'Intention to Dispose'. That is, they intend to sell and we can finally move forward with our plans. Next up we'll be
The big news is that the ACV was granted by the Borough Council! For those of you new to this item, ACV stands for Asset of Community Value. The Crown is now entered
What would it be like to be responsible for something important at the heart of the village?
... Go! And we're off to a blazing start. With the first bout of pledging now complete I'd like to share with you a few statistics. Nothing fancy. The total pledged as of Friday
Earlier in the year my wife Bex and I strolled around the village collecting money for the Village Yard Sale. We met a lot of lovely people and got a rare feeling of
On Tuesday 22nd August the Parish Council will meet again to discuss if they can help us to Save The Crown Inn and buy time for a community purchase. It promises to be
Today I contacted the County Council and nominated the Crown Inn to be registered as an Asset of Community Value. If successful this will buy us some time to get organised with funding.
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