December 6, 2010
landlords secure future of long-running Highbridge pub
future of a long-running pub in Highbridge has been secured after
new lease holders took over it this week.
and Chris Jefferies have become the new landlords at The Globe
in Newtown Road.
couple, pictured, told Burnham-On-Sea.com they feel it is an "honour"
to take over such a historical pub in the town.
said: "The pub has a long history and although we intend
to redecorate it, we'll be making sure that the atmosphere is
retained. We'd like to see more of the old regulars coming back."
added: "We're planning to introduce regular music nights
for karaoke and country and western fans, and also have slots
for local music groups."
and Chris have lived in the Burnham and Highbridge area for 18
years and say they are looking forward to the new challenge of
running The Globe, whose previous landlords, David and Benita
Hicks, ran the pub for 17 years.