Wear Inns

John Sands

The Big Interview: John Sands, Admiral Taverns chairman

By Phil Mellows

John Sands' retirement is not going well. Eleven years after leaving the industry, his love of pubs has drawn him back into a leading role. Phil Mellows meets the new chairman of Admiral Taverns.

Wear Inns

Wear Inns back on acquisition trail after strong results

By John Harrington

Wear Inns, the 26-strong northern pub operator, is “back on the acquisitions trail” and is looking to buy larger premises, managing director John Weir has told the Publican's Morning Advertiser sister title M&C Report.

Wear Inns gains £10m investment

Wear Inns gains £10m investment

By Mark Wingett, M&C Report

The Business Growth Fund (BGF) and NVM Private Equity (NVM) have announced they plan to invest £10m into Wear Inns, the North east England-based pub operator, to further aid its growth strategy.

Townhouse: sold to Wear Inns

Wear Inns acquires Cougar Leisure pub

By Martyn Leek, M&C Report

Cougar Leisure, the bar business led by Julian Sargeson, has sold the Townhouse pub in Whitley Bay, North Tyneside to Wear Inns.