3Barracuda Group has opened its latest Smith & Jones outlet, the Lockstone, in Long Eaton, Derbyshire. The Lockstone brings the total number of Smith & Jones pubs across the country to 73. The pub is located in a 1937 art deco gas showroom chosen by local resident Steve Wilcockson, referencing, the group said, lock on Long Eaton’s River Trent, together with the stones that lie on the riverbed. Mark McQuater, chief executive of Barracuda Group, said: "I’m delighted to bring open the Lockstone in Long Eaton. We aim to offer customers something different and, with our contemporary menu, coffee selection and highly-developed wine list, we are sure the residents of Long Eaton will enjoy socialising in the Lockstone."