The Alchemist bartender

Premium bar and restaurant The Alchemist is recruiting more than 75 full- and part-time jobs for its new site in Oxford. After a £1.5million investment, the new venue will open its doors to the public in November 2017. Located in the new Westgate shopping centre, it will span over 4,600 square feet. Over 90% of …

Design at Source - Atik, Oxford Copyright - Richard Southall

The Deltic Group has opened Atik in Oxford. Pictures by Richard Southall After eight years, Oxford’s largest nightclub, Lava & Ignite, has been replaced by a new-look venue with strikingly designed new spaces and the latest sound and lighting systems. Launched in September, it is the first club to open under the name of Atik …

Beerd Bristol

Bath Ales has transformed a pub in Oxford into a second site for its craft beer and pizza bar concept Beerd. It has completed a three-week revamp of the Grapes in George Street, close to Oxford New Theatre, including a fully refurbished kitchen, new seating and new feature lighting. Mirroring Beerd in Bristol (pictured), the …