Saturday, January 22, 2022

Tag: Wetherspoon

“Every day is like a Saturday” as Blackpool bounces back

Blackpool bounces back
The North West’s premier coastal resort has been in demand since lockdown ended, with cafes, restaurants, pubs and outdoor rides doing their best to supply visitors with Britain’s seaside experience while indoor amusements remain closed until at least the 17 May. Blackpool is booming.

Wetherspoon’s on re-opening front foot courtesy of £11m investment

Social Distancing re-opening pubs Wetherspoon
It’s fair to say the government is not moving with haste on the issue of re-opening pubs. The heart of the British high street is standing at the back of the queue at the moment, but that isn't stopping pub giant Wetherspoon from splashing the cash for when the doors finally open.

Profits up at pub industry giant Wetherspoon

Coinslot - Wetherspoon Tim Martin Revenue report
Tim Martin, Chairman of JD Wetherspoon Plc the renowned British pub chain, hits out at the government and supermarkets.   Wetherspoon’s preliminary results for the 26 weeks ended 22 January 2017 show Revenue up 1.4% to £801.4m and profit before tax increase from £36m in 2016 to £51.4m. Like-for-like sales were +3.3% with Operating profit jumping from £49.4m to £65.1m. Commenting on...