Business expansion
United Kingdom
Location of affected unit(s)
Hotel / Restaurants
Accommodation And Food Service Activities
Food And Beverage Service Activities
56.1 - Restaurants and mobile food service activities

400 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
21 December 2011
Employment effect (start)
1 January 2012
Foreseen end date
31 December 2012


Restaurant and bar group Living Ventures has announced plans to open 8 outlets in 2012 creating up to 400 new jobs. Jobs will be created in Liverpool, Leeds and Manchester. The move was attributed to customers' strong demand for dining out despite the economic climate. Funding was partly sought by Lloyds Bank.

Living Ventures is continuously expanding is business; it has opened 7 new outlets in the UK in 2011.


  • 21 December 2011: Manchester Evening News


Eurofound (2011), Living Ventures, Business expansion in United Kingdom, factsheet number 73289, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/73289.