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A TRUE COMMUNITY LOCAL
The Cross Keys (to be re named The Castle) is a great community local, which is soon to be refurbished and relaunched as a Hive Pub. Taking on a Hive Pub as a franchisee is a low cost way of running your own pub business. They come ready to trade with a great-value, good quality food offer and excellent drinks range, so you can focus on running a great business and providing excellent service. Hive Pubs are a buzz of activity, where something is always happening from live sport and quizzes to music gigs. If you have pub management experience and are looking to take the next step and run your own pub business, we want to hear from you! Please note these plans are subject to final boards approval, estimated profit and turnover will be provided as soon as possible
Cottingham is a large village in the East Riding of Yorkshire. The Cross Keys lies approximately three and a half miles to the north-west of the city of Kingston upon Hull. Cottingham offers various amenities, including railway station, primary school and various shops/local businesses. Cottingham is one of the Villages claiming to be the largest Village in the UK.
Forecasted Operator Turnover
Forecasted Operator Profit (inc machine profit)
Pub Franchise Agreement is an agreement for people who have Pub Management experience but are looking to find a simple way to run their own business without having a huge entry cost. You pay • £5,000 We give • Greene King sets up the pub and takes liability for the property and pays all running costs including stock. • We also supply marketing, training, and ongoing support. You get • You’ll be paid a guaranteed income of £20,000. • You will be paid a percentage of weekly sales know as the weekly turnover share • You can earn bonuses based on business performance and standards audits. • Private accommodation where available.
Entry cost of £5000 is payable on change day. This includes legal fees and start up training costs. An extra £2000 will be required as working capital, to ensure there is sufficient cash flow in the business before we make our first payment to you. You will be responsible for paying any staff wages including Employers National Insurance, liability insurances to protect the business and the public, TV licence and council tax for private accommodation.
Fixtures & Fittings
Legal Admin Fee
Total Entry Costs
You will need to estimate the turnover you expect to achieve from the pub, with regard to food and accommodation (if applicable). Barrelage figures are given to assist you with calculations. All figures represent products bought from Greene King only. **Please note trading volumes for year 2020 and 2021 are for part year trading and reflect the impact of closure during the Covid 19 pandemic**
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The trade space internally and externally will be completely refurbished in line with Hive brand guidelines
Trade Dining Areas
Trade Food Covers
Trade Patio Areas
Trade Rooms to Let
External Child Play Areas
Customer Car Park Spaces
Current Premises Licence Opening Hours
Sun - Wed: 09:00 - 01:00
Thu - Sat: 09:00 - 02:00
The private accommodation is in good condition and comprises of three bedrooms, a kitchen, living room and bathroom.
I am seeking an experienced couple or individual with pub management experience who can meet our applicant profile and effectively deliver the offer within our franchise agreement. The Pub Franchise Agreement allows those with the relevant experience to launch their own business, with low ingoing costs. If you feel this may suit you, then please contact the recruitment team for further information
Andy Wearn, Business Development Manager
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