Cork & Bull at Old Granada Studios
Once-upon-a-boddingtons pub there were sticky carpets, warm beer & a darts tournament. Forget what you think you know. Darts is getting cool.
By Steven Pankhurst | Last updated June 27th '16
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Once-upon-a-boddingtons pub there were sticky carpets, warm beer & a darts tournament. Forget what you think you know. Darts is getting cool! Think creative members clubs, with bottomless whiskey cocktails and Claudia Shiffer hitting a 180. Bitter Twisted, creators of some of the most unique pop-up bars and restaurants in the UK, today announce the launch of CORK&BULL. Their latest concept will bring style and comfort to a social community of like-minded people drawn from the creative and professional Industries of Manchester. Britain’s pub society is getting a cultural polishing and CORK&BULL want to bring something totally unique to the Manchester Bar scene; social darts. Groups of friends, colleagues or even strangers can compete (and play!) irrespective of ability or experience. Our interactive touch screen will do all the darts maths for you; Add in cold beers, a classic cocktail bar and indulgent finger food and you’ve got yourself a winning evening. No darts boards free? Make use of our pool and table tennis tables Even if you aren’t a bar games fan, or maybe you just fancy a cocktail, head down to the bar for a live atmosphere that is charged with the energy of competition. Housed in the backdrop of an original film set at Old Granada Studios, CORK&BULL will bring a classically cool ‘members club’ feel to Manchester for 10 weeks this summer featuring a classic cocktail bar, Manchester’s largest live sports screen, interactive darts boards, table tennis and pool tables all under one achingly cool warehouse roof. Facilities - 5 Tables and equipment donated by Table Tennis England - 6 Dart boards all with interactive tablet and screen - Photo booth style score cards - 8x4m projector screen to play all live sports throughout the summer - Tiered seating for spectating - 3 pool tables - Classic cocktail bar - Cigar terrace - VIP games area for private parties www.twitter.com/corkandbull_uk www.facebook.com/corkandbull