This week the Maidenhead Advertiser have covered our campaign – both on the front page and on page 5!
The article reads:
The campaign to save the North Star pub is gaining momentum after it was put on the market by its current owner.
The Save the Star committee has announced plans to make a share offer for the pub, in Westborough Road, in June and is inviting investment from individuals and organisations to contribute to their bid.
Owner Enterprise Inns is only accepting offers and not disclosing how much it would accept to purchase the pub.
So the group is also keen to receive the expertise of a surveyor to provide an independent valuation.
The pub protection officer for the Slough, Windsor and Maidenhead branch of the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA), Mark Newcombe, successfully led the community bid to take over The Craufurd Arms in Gringer Hill a year ago and is supporting the Save the Star group to do the same…