Champagne reception as Navigation pub celebrates relaunch after floods

Staff, customers and VIP guests celebrate The Navigations reopening. Picture: Lee Ward.
Staff, customers and VIP guests celebrate The Navigations reopening. Picture: Lee Ward.

A pub devastated by flooding last winter celebrated reopening its doors last week.

The Navigation Inn, Calder Grove held a champagne reception last Thursday to celebrate its restoration after being battered by storms.

Councillor Janet Holmes, right, at the launch. Picture: Dean Atkins.

Councillor Janet Holmes, right, at the launch. Picture: Dean Atkins.

Landlady Samantha Hall said: “The opening night was fantastic. It was great to see the pub buzzing with so many guests and I’m delighted that they once again have a quality, community pub to enjoy with friends and family.”

A refurbished room at The  Navigation, Calder Grove.

A refurbished room at The Navigation, Calder Grove.

Landlady Samantha Hall and  Sharon Thompson.

Landlady Samantha Hall and Sharon Thompson.