News

Update on Purchase of the Kings Arms Inn

In April we agreed Heads of Terms with Horatio Properties (Guernsey) Ltd. (“HPL”), the owners of the Kings Arms, which called for completion of the purchase by 30 September 2018.  We have been diligently working towards this goal since that date. Part of the agreement […]

Share Offer Success!

2nd October 2018 The 2018 Share Offer is now closed, and we are delighted to announce that we have raised a total of £278,051 in share capital from 273 investors (this figure includes £1,901 of uncleared funds). The first 260 members of the Society should […]

Update on Pub Purchase

We are aware that we have not communicated with our members and the wider public for a little while although as always we have been very busy with the business of acquiring the pub since we reached our funding target at the end of June.   […]

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 […]

SCPL ANNOUNCES “GARDENS & GROUNDS” WORKING GROUP

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 […]