The new Dyke Pub – Q&A with Will Farmer

The new Dyke Pub – Q&A with Will Farmer

Thanks to everyone who came along to the COGS Church Hall on Tuesday 2 April to meet Will Farmer. Will, one of the owners of Veterans Brewing, has successfully negotiated a 15 year lease to run part of the Dyke ground floor as a pub again, and he has launched a...
Raise a glass to the new Dyke!

Raise a glass to the new Dyke!

We are delighted to announce that after months of negotiations, which began in October last year, a deal was reached with the current owner of the property. It is being checked over by both parties’ solicitors and the change of use from retail to pub will be...
Publicans… our community needs YOU!

Publicans… our community needs YOU!

Following the recent sale of The Dyke Pub, the opportunity to lease the ground floor is now available! An active and enthusiastic community has been campaigning to bring back a pub (and/or restaurant) and has a huge swell of support. In addition to an initial petition...
Our Quiz Night is returning on Saturday 14 April!

Our Quiz Night is returning on Saturday 14 April!

On Saturday 14th April, our Quiz Night is returning to Exeter Street Hall! Tickets are on sale now at £5 each via the Billetto website. You will be able to pay on the door too, but as our two previous quizzes have been so popular we do recommend you purchase in...
Latest Dyke Pub news

Latest Dyke Pub news

Apologies for the lack of campaign updates this year so far! There’s been plenty going on, and here’s the latest news… Background In October 2017, following withdrawal of a planning application for redevelopment, the Dyke was put on the market with...
Dyke Pub Preservation Society: an update

Dyke Pub Preservation Society: an update

Following the decision to make a community bid to buy the Dyke Pub, the Dyke Pub Preservation Society is now mobilising! A new Facebook group has been set up to support the process. The Dyke Pub Preservation Society (Volunteer group): is for people who actively want...