A bit of a tidy up out front

The borders at the front of the shop were starting to look a bit shabby and over grown so it was time for a tidy up. Big thanks to Chris for sorting them out in the most horrendous weather, she also managed to break a fork!     During After  

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Busy, Busy, Busy…….

Summer has kicked in and boats are moving, not as many as in previous years, but it is nice to see boats moving on the Bridgewater.   Most are heading either to or from Liverpool via the recently opened (2009)  Liverpool Link. Following a £22 million facelift, the canal link opened to boats in April […]

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WOW! – Great feed back so far

Tanks

We are amazed at the great feedback we have had so far, including; “Great idea, can’t wait for you to open” “What a great Location, would love to sit and watch the boats going past” “You should have done it years ago” “Let me know as soon as you open I’ll be there” “Good luck […]

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Change of use approved

Warrington Borough Council have approved the change of use for part of the shop to a tea room! That is the first hurdle out of the way, now to start changing the shop around, let the chaos begin. Have to say a big Thank You to Gill Stevens for drawing up the plans and submitting […]

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A bit of market research

Things are moving on slowly with the plans, it is all good news so far. Whilst waiting for the approval we have decided it would be nice to get to know our potential customers and the market we will be in.  Below you will see a link to a questionnaire, if you have 2-3 minuets spare […]

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Change of use plans submitted

The plans have now been submitted to Warrington Borough Council for a change of use.  The current use class for the building is A1 Retail and it needs to be A3 Restaurant and cafe. The shop has had permission to be a cafe back in1987, before we owned it.  When we moved in we did look […]

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