Whitbread spent £953,000 on the conversion of the old Jennings print works in Brunswick Road, which opened on January 3rd 1999 as the Hogshead.
It had become Sloanes by 2003. Sloanes was re-launched on Friday 7th December 2007. The revamp included a new menu, wine and cocktail list and four wall murals designed by graphic designer Radim Malinic.
2001 Katrina Nixon (moved to the Gate in Hare Lane)