Wakefield city centre pub sets date for reopening with a new outside drinking area

A Wakefield city centre pub that postponed its reopening date now will return next week with a new outdoor seating area.

Friday, 10th July 2020, 4:03 pm

Jolly Boys Tap on the corner of Northgate and Cross street was initially due to open on July 4, the first day that pubs were allowed to return.

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It will now reopen Thursday, July 16.

The bar tweeted: “The reason for the delay is to organise our new outdoor drinking area for you all to enjoy. Sorry for an inconvenience- we can’t wait to see you all again."