Sleeves rolled up: the staff at the Lindisfarne Inn provided 50 motorists with shelter from the wintry weather

Room at the inn for stranded motorists

By Stuart Stone

The Lindisfarne Inn, just south of Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, opened its doors to 50 motorists stranded in the snow despite rooms being fully booked.

Ready to grow: Apartment's Florita's Miami Bar, Newcastle

Apartment’s £8.65m loan

Apartment Group, the north east-based bar and restaurant company, is eyeing further growth in the region after a securing an £8.65m loan from the Co-operative Bank.

Barluga: original outlet

Fluid Group launches 10th site

By Mark Wingett, M&C Report

Fluid Group, the Newcastle upon Tyne-based leisure company, is set to launch its 10th site in the north-east and its second under its gastro-pub/deli...

Principle Leisure: fell into administration earlier this month

Ex-Principle bars in sale by early May

By Mark Wingett, M&C Report

A sale of the bars and restaurants formerly run by Tyne and Wear-based Principle Leisure is expected in early May.

Berwick is three years late issuing licences

Berwick begins issuing premises licences

By MA reporter

Berwick-upon-Tweed Borough Council in Northumberland has only just begun issuing premises licences — nearly three years late. The council recently...