Category Archives: Preston

News from Preston Bar in Oakwood.

North Bar Harrogate | Opening on Friday 19th February

North Bar in Harrogate will be open to the public on 19th February! Open from 8am, daytimes will focus on cafe-style service, with a food menu and bespoke coffee from Darkwoods in Huddersfield. Breakfast will be a selection of pastries and baked goods, along with the more traditional breakfast options like porridge and toast. For lunches […]

Christmas Opening Times

Plan your visits to North Bar this holiday season! Opening Times North Bar: Thursday 24th December (Christmas Eve): 12.00 – 00.00 Friday 25th December (Christmas Day): CLOSED Saturday 26th December (Boxing Day): 12.00 – 00.00 Thursday 31st December (New Year’s Eve): 12.00 – late Friday 1st January (New Year’s Day): 16.00 – 02.00 Tuesday 5th […]

Hogmanay | New Year’s Eve at Further North and Preston

Join your favourite local bars this year as we see in the new year highland-style. Inspired by the Scottish celebration of Hogmanay, we’ll be counting down to 2016 with music, whisky and revelry (unfortunately we’ll have to leave out the parade of blazing balls of fire throughout the streets of Chapel Allerton and Oakwood). Join […]

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas | The North Bar Advent Calendar

Come ye merry gentlewomen and gentlemen, tis the season to be jolly, may your days be merry and bright etc etc etc. Christmas is a time for giving, so we thought we’d give you an extra special treat: 24 different drinks, on offer throughout December. Even better, every bar is doing it! That’s six different […]

Roundhay and Oakwood Festival | The OAKtoberfest at Preston

As part of the Roundhay and Oakwood Festival, Preston will be hosting a special Oktoberfest celebration on Thursday 29th October , with German Beer, German sausages, and Bavarian-inspired excitement. The Roundhay and Oakwood Festival spans ten days from the 23rd October to the 1st November, and is a locally organised celebration of food, art, literature, film, and […]

The North Bar//Paria Cycling Jersey

Months in the making, the North Bar Cycling Jersey is finally here, thanks to those amazing people at Paria (follow them on Twitter and Facebook) Currently, the jerseys are only available in a “Men’s” style and a relaxed fit. It’s a very limited run and we’re testing the waters.* The jersey costs £55, and has the […]

The North Oktoberfest | For the Love of German Beer

It’s that time of year again: the point in the year when beer stein sales peak, when table leg breakages go through the roof, and when lots of people forget that it’s kind of tacky and insensitive to wear “lederhosen” costumes. That’s right, it’s Oktoberfest! Well, you know us, we don’t go in for all […]

Tequila Tuesday!

Everyone loves tequila, right? Exactly. That’s why every Tuesday, all of our bars (that’s North Bar, The Cross Keys, Further North, Alfred, Preston and North Bar Social) celebrate its very existence! For £6 we offer three shots of the fantastic El Jimador tequila, served with a verdita chaser, made lovingly in house by our fully […]

Just Can’t Get Enough | North Bar at the Fourth Leeds International Beer Festival

The fourth Leeds International Beer Festival is nearly upon us. From Thursday 3rd to Sunday 6th September, Leeds plays host to some of the best breweries from around the world. And yet again, we’re getting stuck right in. We’re even kicking it off a day early, because we’re nice like that. On Wednesday 2nd September, […]

On Your Bikes | 3rd September is Cycle to Work day

Get ready, Leeds, because Cycle to Work Day is coming on 3rd September. Thanks to Dark Woods Coffee, all our venues are giving away a free coffee to drink in or take away, between 8am and 10am, to anyone who drops in while cycling to work. In fact, if you cycle to any of the bars […]