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About Us

INDEPENDANTLY OWNED & OPERATED

The Venue is an independently owned and operated Bar, Restaurant and Function Suite complex on the Fylde Coast in Thornton-Cleveleys.

Proud of our independent heritage we seek local suppliers and select the freshest local ingredients and aim to provide a welcoming environment for all.

We never forget you have a choice. That's why we all go the extra mile in all that we do. We're proud of our reputation for our passionate people, great service and superior products, all driven by our 'can do' attitude.

Scroll down to meet our team.

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Meet The Team

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Jakki Slack

Owner & Director

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Jakki is our sole-owner and Director. She has a active role within the day to day running of The Venue.

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Mark Hennessy
General Manager

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Mark is responsible for all our Weddings and events along with our bar operations.

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Michael Lee
Kitchen Manager

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Michael overseas the running of our kitchens.

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Hannah Boocock
Manager

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Hannah has responsibility for our Restaurant operations and runs our administration.

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Ross Wilson
Head Chef

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Ross assists with the day to day running of our busy kitchens.

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Markus Stephens
Assistant Manager

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Markus looks after our bar operations and also assists with the running of events.

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John Lucas

Second Chef

John assists with the day to day running of our busy kitchens.

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Sam Gallager

Supervisor

Sam is our Restaurant Supervisor and supervises the day to day restaurant operations.

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Leigh Clarke

Supervisor

Leigh supervises our events team in our Function Suites.