225 people have invested £277,350 and we have bought The Spotted Cow in Holbrook, Derbyshire.
Think of the perfect pub – a warm and cosy local, filled with friendly faces.
Now imagine the cash you paid for every drink wasn’t lining the pockets of some multinational beverage company, but instead was going right back into the local community.
Sounds too good to be true? Sounds like a pipe dream? Think again – these magical places really do exist. It is estimated that there over 70 community owned pubs in the UK today.
This is not just about saving a pub, it is about so much more than a pub : creating a community hub; creating a cafe and bed and breakfast facility; and creating a new home for the post office....