SCPL – Kings Arms on Radio Devon

On Tuesday 7th August, BBC Radio Devon had a discussion on pub closures as part of their early morning show. The feature included a live interview with Damian Clay from the SCPL Management Committee, speaking outside the Kings Arms. You can listen to the news […]


volunteers needed! Since May when we announced the deal to buy the pub many people have asked not only how to invest financially but also how they can get involved on a practical basis.  The Management Committee have been speaking for some time about setting […]

SCPL – Result of Pop-up-Pub & Rex the King Performance

On Saturday 7 July around 100 people came down to the Victory Hall, Stockland to enjoy a gloriously sunny barbeque, something to drink and a first class production of “Rex the King” by the Wassail Theatre Company.  Thank you to all who attended and those […]

SCPL – Kings Arms Fun Day

Pop-up-Pub, Rounders match & BBQ Saturday 7th July from 4pm followed by ‘Rex the King’ a show by Wassail Theatre Company at 8pm Join us at Stockland Village Hall for a pop-up-pub and a delicious BBQ in aid of Stockland Community Pub Ltd.  All profits will […]

Purchase of Kings Arms to proceed as SCPL reaches fundraising target!

The Management Committee of Stockland Community Pub Limited are delighted to announce that they have received in excess of £260,000 funding from over 220 investors through their community share offer.  This is a fantastic result considering that the offer has only been open for six […]

Stockland Community Pub Limited (SCPL) – Only 3 Days left to Secure the Kings Arms Inn!

Funds Raised Break £200,000 Barrier! We are very pleased to announce that we have now raised in excess of £200,000 in funds from over 160 people. Thank you to everyone who has contributed in getting us through this milestone! One Final Push We now need […]

Stockland Community Pub Limited (SCPL) – 7 Days to Save the Kings Arms Inn

Time to get off the fence! If you are one of the more than 100 people who have already applied to become shareholders and members of Stockland Community Pub Limited – we thank you for your support and commitment.  We are entering the last phase […]


SCPL reaches fundraising milestone Stockland Community Pub Limited (SCPL) today announces that funds raised to purchase the Kings Arms Inn, Stockland have very recently surpassed £100,000.  62 investors have come forward to help in our mission to re-establish the pub at the heart of the […]

The Perfect Match for the Kings Arms Inn, Stockland

Attracting the right tenant for the community SCPL believes that we now have a unique and historic opportunity to acquire the Kings Arms on behalf of the community and to return it to the heart of the village as a place for social and cultural […]

Stockland, Kings Arms, Share Offer – FAQs

frequently asked questions Q. Does Horatio have to sell the Kings Arms to us if we raise enough money? A. No, they are under no legal obligation to sell the pub to us. However, we have agreed Heads of Terms with Horatio and are proceeding […]