Case Studies

We have worked with over 600 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 Queen in Brandeston, Suffolk

The family-run Queen public house is located in the small rural village of Brandeston near Woodbridge, in Suffolk. When the first Covid-19 lockdown started in March 2020 publican Caroline Aitchison, her daughter Harriett and son Alexander who run the pub together, set about adapting the pub’s offer by creating a village store within The Queen…

The Duck at Yeoford, near Crediton, Devon

  Yeoford is a small village that is situated about 10 miles from Exeter. The area is very rural with a few farms and cottages, a community hall and the pub. Sarah and James Parkinson bought the freehold of the 19th Century pub in 2018 after it came on the market following the failure of…