Late Night Venue News

Revolution Bars Group

Revolution terminates talks with Deltic

10 Oct 2018

Revolution Bars Group has announced that its talks with the Deltic Group have been terminated.

Night Time Industries Association

Study shows 92% of councils recognise value of late night sector

09 Oct 2018

A study by the Local Government Unit and the Portman Group, which found that 92% of councils believe that the night time economy will play an important role in preventing the decline of the high street, has been welcomed.

Revolution Bars Group

Revolution sees positive results from new late-night trial

03 Oct 2018

Revolution Bars Group chief executive Rob Pitcher has told MCA he is encouraged by early signs from the group’s trial of a more experiential late-night offer.

Revolution Bars Group

Revolution FY lfls down 0.6%

02 Oct 2018

Revolution Bars Group saw like-for-like sales fall 0.6% in the year to 30 June, with the second half of the year seeing a dip of 3.2%.

Twisted Bar

Jungle Creations to launch Twisted Bar

28 Sep 2018

Jungle Creations, the social media content company, is following up its delivery-only restaurant with a cocktail bar.

Heads and Tails

Partridge and Dennis to launch Heads + Tails

28 Sep 2018

Bar industry veterans Will Partridge (Wax Jambu, Kilburn Ironworks) and Chris Dennis (Sovereign Loss, Disrepute) are collaborating on a new cocktail bar in West Hamstead, Heads + Tails.

Night Time Industries Association

Average spend on night out falls, but frequency up

17 Sep 2018

Average spend on a night out has fallen year-on-year but revellers are going out more often and willing to travel further, according to the latest Deltic Night Index.

Revolution Bars Group

Revolution board confirms new talks with Deltic

07 Sep 2018

Revolution Bars Group has confirmed that it has re-entered talks with Deltic Group.

Disco Bars - Society

Disco Bars Group secures two new sites

31 Aug 2018

Disco Bars Group has acquired two new sites in the north west of England – Bamboogy in Bolton and Play & Rewind in Wigan, according to the Derby Telegraph.


Stonegate to accelerate Popworld roll out

29 Aug 2018

Stonegate Pub Company is to accelerate the expansion of its Popworld concept, with six new venues lined up to open before the end of the year, including its first in London.

Popworld, Manchester

Popworld to open in Manchester

23 Aug 2018

Stonegate Pub Company is to open its first Popworld site in Manchester, following a £430k refurbishment of its existing late-night venue Ark.

Tank & Paddle, Novus Leisure

New era beckons for Novus

17 Aug 2018

The sale of 15 bars to Stonegate and the process to dispose of the rest of its late-night estate, including the flagship Tiger, Tiger brand, will leave Novus Leisure a very different business. James Wallin talks to Novus chief executive Toby Smith about the new direction for the group and the opportunities for its Tank & Paddle and Balls Brothers brands.

Dirty Martini Birmingham

Dirty Martini looking to hit 20 site mark through regional expansion

14 Aug 2018

CG Restaurants & Bars is looking to reach 20 sites for its Dirty Martini brand by the end of 2020, with the growth to come predominately from regional sites, MCA has learnt.

Be At One

Stonegate makes double swoop – Be At One/Novus package

23 Jul 2018

Stonegate Pub Company has made a double acquisition – acquiring Be At One and a 15-strong package of bars from Novus 


Stonegate to open first London Popworld

20 Jul 2018

Stonegate is to open its first Popworld venue in London, MCA understands.

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