Revolution Bars announces closure of eight sites

Revolution Bars Group has decided to close eight sites across England as it warned that its younger customers are still feeling a “disproportionate” strain from rapid increases in the cost of living.
The company said that Revolution Bar sites in Beaconsfield, Derby, Reading, St Peters Liverpool and Wilmslow would close, and that it was working to try to redeploy staff from these sites.
It will also close two Revolucion de Cuba sites in Sheffield and Southampton and the Playhouse in Newcastle-Under-Lyme.
After the closure Revolution will operate 22 pubs and 58 bars.
It came despite the company reporting its best Christmas trading period since 2019, before the Covid-19 pande …