Bradley Hall was established in 1988 and has been named as the Estates Gazettes Most Active Agent three years in a row; including specifically being the most active in the...

Bradley Hall was established in 1988 and has been named as the Estates Gazettes Most Active Agent three years in a row; including specifically being the most active in the Licensed and Leisure agents within the North East.

The firm has experienced great success working with a number of the region’s key leisure operators including Inn Collection Group which is continuing in its ambitious acquisition trail of ‘pubs with rooms’ across the North and the Lake District – resulting in a recruitment drive of 200 new team members to support its increasing operations. A company growing not stalling with accelerated strategic expansion plans to reach 22 sites by 31 March 2021 with the infrastructure in place to achieve an estate doubled in capacity within a two year window, The Inn Collection Group truly is a changemaker in the leisure sector.

The Bradley Hall team also provides its services to long-term clients Vaulkhard Group which operates some of the most established bars and cafes in the region including Bar Luga Grey Street, Gosforth and Morpeth, Pacific House, Bealim House and cafes Central Bean and Blakes.

Bradley Hall has also played a part in bringing two of the most iconic leisure hubs to the North East by supporting Danieli Group in establishing both STACK Newcastle and Seaburn as well as the growth of The Muddler in Newcastle city centre.

The expert team at Bradley Hall is able to provide a range of different services to licensed and leisure and operators including;

1. Demographic report – these provide an overview of the competition and the demographic of the area where acquisitions are being considered.

2. Acquisition – in the first instance this includes identifying and acquiring sites which would be suitable. This includes sites which the client outlines to target specifically or sites and locations that we identify as being of viable interest.

 3. Building surveys – our specialist building surveying and project management department is made of experts in full measured surveys. Reinstatement costs and measured surveys, along with project management is created on a bespoke, project-by-project basis as some sites need further or more detailed work than others.

4. Project management – we oversee the tendering for the work and interviewing of the shortlisted project management, offering our expert advice on who should oversee any development or works.

5. Planning services – The planning arm of Bradley Hall, BH Planning & Design, is led by Mark Ketley former head of planning at a local authority and Vice Chair of the RTPI’s North East branch. The established and experienced team of consultants have developed a strong reputation across the region and have been responsible for the handling of a number of planning applications for clients in the licensed and leisure sector. The team specialise in the preparation and submission of planning applications, and have helped a number of the company’s longstanding clients achieve success with refurbishment, expansion and redevelopment projects throughout the North East and North West.

For more information on these services, please contact our expert team on [email protected] or call 0191 232 8080 or head to

Posted 26th July 2021

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