Discussions Open on Future of Historic Village PubPublished Friday, 16 December 2016
Community groups in Ribchester are invited to express an interest in acquiring the village pub as a community facility.
The owners of the White Bull Hotel, Ribchester, have stated their intention to sell it, but as it is included on the Ribble Valley Register of Community Assets community groups have the right to acquire it as a community facility.
Community groups wishing to be considered a potential bidder are invited to state their intention in writing to Diane Rice, head of legal and democratic services, Ribble Valley Borough Council, Council Offices, Church Walk, Clitheroe, BB7 2RA, by Tuesday 17 January 2017.
They will have until 6 June to action their proposal, after which the pub’s owners will have a 12-month window to dispose of it as they see fit.