Case Studies

We have worked with over 500 pubs since 2001 and have lots of experience, ideas and inspiration to share with you. Here you will find some case studies that feature a range of different initiatives. You will find that many operators may be happy to share their experiences with you if you wish to make direct contact. They are all immensely proud of the things they have achieved.

Latest Case Studies

The George Inn in Tiffield, Northamptonshire

Martin Steele and Laura Cook took on The George Inn at Tiffield in July 2020 as the pub industry was opening up after the first Covid-19 lockdown. After an extensive refurbishment the pub reopened in August with great support from the local residents. Tiffield is a rural village in South Northamptonshire, with a population of…

The Halfway House, Polbathic, Cornwall

The Halfway House is set in the Cornish countryside along the river Lynher and a short distance from many beaches including Whitsand Bay and Seaton. Publicans Lloyd and Kirsty Halliday, who took over the pub in November 2019, run the free-of-tie private lease in this small Cornish village that has 200 residents. The Halfway House has five letting…

Red Lion Inn, Shobrooke, Crediton, Devon

The Red Lion Inn in Shobrooke dates back to the 1580s and is situated in the Devon countryside. The business is run by the family team of Jane Johnson, husband Steve Johnson and daughter Natalie Dyson. The pub offers real ales, local ciders, gins from the West Country and Wales and coffee from local roasters…