New micro pub The Tap End could be on the way to Ashton-on-Ribble

A new micro pub called The Tap End could be on the way to Ashton if plans get the green light.

Monday, 14th October 2019, 11:53 am
New micro pub The Tap End could be on the way to Ashton-on-Ribble
New micro pub The Tap End could be on the way to Ashton-on-Ribble

Proposals reveal that the former shop unit at 450 Blackpool Road would have a maximum capacity for 60 people.

According to planning documents from applicant Sanderson's Micropubs Limited: “The Tap End will aim to provide an ambient and respectful atmosphere, away from mainstream drinking trends - to attract a more refined clientele.

“The bar will offer local residents an alternative environment to the traditional pub atmosphere by excluding pool tables, dart boards, duke boxes or music and TVs.

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“This will promote a low-key conversational atmosphere.

"The emphasis is on bringing local people together in a premium environment for great conversation, not on traditional pub entertainment or drinking culture.”

The Tap End would open 4pm-9pm Monday to Thursday, 4pm-10pm on Fridays, 12pm-10pm Saturday and 12pm-8.30pm on Sundays.