Community Meeting – Tuesday 7th November

Community Meeting – Tuesday 7th November

On Tuesday 7th November 2017 the Dyke Pub Preservation Society will be holding a community meeting at the Church of The Good Shepherd (Church Hall) on Dyke Road, from 8.30pm – 10.00pm. Please join us for a drink and to discuss a community bid and other options for The...
The Dyke is for sale – what next?

The Dyke is for sale – what next?

We recently announced that the planning application to redevelop the Dyke Pub was withdrawn. Following this, on 7th October, the owners notified the council of their intention to sell the pub. This is in line with regulations set out in the Localism Act 2011 with...
Save The Dyke Quiz Night – a second helping

Save The Dyke Quiz Night – a second helping

We Came. We Saw. We Quizzed. On Saturday, we held our second fundraising quiz night at Exeter Street Hall to entertain the local community. Yet again, it was a sellout night with around 100 of us having the grey matter challenged by the brilliant Di Coke – the STDP...
Dyke Pub planning application withdrawn!

Dyke Pub planning application withdrawn!

This week the owners of The Dyke Pub withdrew their planning application to redevelop the building into a small pub, retail and maisonettes. Many local residents will feel relieved that the plans have been shelved. The owners are open to approaches from anyone...
See the light: an architect’s view

See the light: an architect’s view

Many people living in the vicinity of The Dyke Tavern (now closed) may be asking why the Save the Dyke Group are objecting to a smaller pub reopening in part of the original building. One of the main reasons is the overriding memory of what the community had, not just...
Book now for Quiz Night on Saturday 7 October!

Book now for Quiz Night on Saturday 7 October!

On Saturday 7th October, our Quiz Night is returning to Exeter Street Hall! Tickets are on sale now at £5 each via the Billetto website. You’ll be able to pay on the door, but as we had to turn people away last time we do recommend you purchase in advance to secure...