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Bushells Arms

Picture source: Peter Ashworth

The Bushells Arms was situated on Church Lane.

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Name Dates Comments
Michael 1967/1968 I worked at the Bushells Arms as a Commis Chef in 1967-1968 I was 15-16 at the time The Boss was Mr Wilkinson he was married to a Ex waitress they had a Golden Labrador in the Back yard in a large Kennel.  The Gornalls had a farm next door to the Restaurant. There was a Head Chef and a Assistant Head I lived in, and Slept in the Attic Room
Roy Wilkinson 1965/1970 5 years as landlord . Then opened Haighton Manor 1970 , Then added Villa Wrea Green , sold out to Mathew Brown Brewers in 1975 and went on the board , created hotel & restaurant group , Manor Houses .left in 1980 and bought guys Court . Changed name and developed Guys Thatched Hamlet . Canelside , Billsborrow Preston now 65 rooms , Italian restaurant , owd Nells Tavern , cricket ground , crown green bowling & pavilions . 41 years now