The pub has been up for sale for a while and now the owners have have applied to the planners for "Change of Use" to a dwelling together with development of the car park.
With the full co-operation of the owners, we are attempting to mount a "Community Commercial Purchase" of the pub and car park.
Our Prospectus which can be downloaded here details our proposals and contains the following objectives:
We are holding a public meeting in the Sewers Hall on Tuesday 6th June at 20:00.
The goals of this meeting are:
The pledges are vital, without community support we cannot proceed with the purchase, and the pub will be lost.
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Cocklemoor Car Park, Langport