Food-led pub operator Kalton & Barlow has acquired its third site and recruited an executive chef, writes Lesley Foottit. Free of tie lease the Crown at Goostrey in Cheshire will serve traditional British food with a twist as does its sister sites. “A local pub should feel like the heart of the community where everyone is welcome,” said co-owner Simon Kalton. “We don’t talk about USPs we talk about UTPs - unique talking points. Kalton & Barlow also operates the Swan at Tarporley also in Cheshire and the Boat at Erbistock near Wrexham.