Disco Bars, the Midlands-based late-night operator, has strengthened its estate, including the introduction of a new model.

Founder Pete Terry told MCA that the group had secure the former Barracuda Engine Room site in Leek, Staffordshire. It will re-open at Easter under its Society / Manhattans brand.

The group has also just opened craft ale, gin and whiskey emporium, Ebenezers, in Nantwich.

Terry told MCA that he was mulling a rollout for the Ebenezers brand in 2018.

The new openings will take Disco Bars to a 10-strong estate.