New lease of life for The Beeches


The future of the Beeches Hotel in Standish has been shrouded in mystery since its sudden closure 14 months ago. However, the future is now bright having been taken over by hospitality firm Elle R Leisure, which is also responsible for the famous Albert’s chain in Manchester, Didsbury and Worsley. Plans have been submitted to create an upgraded restaurant, bar and function venue. A decision on the planning application is expected in early May. [more]