Uncategorized

Latest News – Oct 2018

Posted on

In September we received news from the Heritage Lottery Fund that our grant application for funding had been unsuccessful. We will now ask the shareholders to vote on whether we re-apply or not depending on further discussions with our case officers at the regional office of HLF in Cambridge. It may mean we will need […]

Uncategorized

Purchase of the George brings new hope

Posted on

You may have noticed that work to tidy up and make secure the site of the Grade 11 listed George Pub has begun. The George Community Pub (Wickham Market) Ltd and its 321 members are now the official owners and are actively seeking a conclusion to the long awaited work to restore the building. The […]

Uncategorized

It’s official – we’re on our way!

Posted on

The threshold of £100k which enables us to purchase the pub has now been reached and we are well on our way to achieve the £300k target. In ten weeks £120k has been raised from 277 investors, a wonderful result. It’s a big milestone and to all those who have invested in shares many thanks […]

Uncategorized

SAVING THE GEORGE – NOW OR NEVER

Posted on

The Share Offer remains open but the decision to buy the pub or abandon the project must be made no later than 27th July. We are now less than £10k away from crossing the line and being able to proceed. If you wish to invest or raise the level of your application to help take […]

Uncategorized

IMPORTANT SHARE INFORMATION

Posted on

IMPORTANT SHARE INFORMATION We are pleased to inform you that we are now over halfway to reaching our minimum share target of £100,000. Share applications are coming in steadily on a daily basis, but the deadline of 23rd June is fast approaching. We know that many more supporters are planning to invest but haven’t yet […]

Uncategorized

Share launch event – 12th May

Posted on

 SHARE LAUNCH SATURDAY 12 MAY 2018 on the Hill. Please join us for 20 minutes at midday, Saturday 12 May on the Market Hill where we will be having a big share launch photograph. If we are to achieve our aim of restoring the Pub we need to show as much support as possible. This […]