Sheffield tavern revival gets the go-ahead

Plans to revive a former pub as a family restaurant in Sheffield have been given the go-ahead by councillors.

Thursday, 28th July 2016, 8:00 am

The scheme, for the disused Middlewood Tavern, on Middlewood Road, involves some demolition work, as well as creating an extension to provide a function room and living accommodation for the venue’s manager.

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The pub was badly affected by the floods of 2007 and closed shortly after. Planning officers said there were ‘significant benefits’ to relaunching the tavern.