Sidmouth’s sole nightclub Carinas closes permanently

PUBLISHED: 18:38 22 February 2018 | UPDATED: 12:16 23 February 2018

Carinas Nite Club. Ref shs 04-18TI 6549. Picture: Terry Ife

Carinas Nite Club. Ref shs 04-18TI 6549. Picture: Terry Ife

Archant

Sidmouth’s sole nightclub Carinas has closed permanently.

The club’s manager Mandy Patch revealed the news on Facebook this evening (Thursday).

Owner Residential Trust Ltd announced it would be closing the venue for eight weeks, at the end of January, so part of it could be converted.

During this time the remaining section of the club, which is more than half the existing floorspace at Carinas, was supposed to undergo some much-needed improvements.

In her statement, Mandy said: “It is with a very heavy heart that I have been asked to make the following statement.

“Carinas will not be reopening and is now closed.

“Residential Trust Ltd who own Carinas have decided that they will remain closed for many reasons on which they will release a statement to the press over the next couple of days.

“I would like everyone to know that I am really sorry and deeply saddened that this has ended this way and Carinas didn’t get the send off it deserved.

“In the 18 years of being manager, I really do have a million memories that I will keep forever.

“Please keep and share your memories too. I want to send a big thank-you and love to everyone that has supported us through the years and especially to my Team Carinas Staff who I couldn’t have done it, for so long, without. RIP Mandy.”

Read the updated story here: Permanently closed Sidmouth nightclub to become all-in-one bar and restaurant

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Other News Stories

12:00

Couples danced the day away at a Sidmouth shop, helping to keep vital air ambulances in the sky with a glitz and glamour afternoon.

Read more

East Devon has one of the highest rates of excess winter deaths in the South West, official figures show.

Read more

Sidmouth will have a ‘bigger and better’ town centre car park once works have finished at Knowle.

Read more
Yesterday, 15:00

Dancers and singers are wanted for Sidmouth Musical Theatre’s Easter production.

Read more
Yesterday, 15:00

Sidmouth is un-beach-able when it comes to clean water after being rated ‘excellent’ once again by inspectors.

Read more
Yesterday, 12:00

Christmas spirit has already sprung in Ottery following the donation of a festive fir by Otter Garden Centre.

Read more
Yesterday, 07:00

Artist stressed the importance of using shadow and shades of the same colour to create a unified painting

Read more
Yesterday, 07:00

No family should ever need a children’s hospice. But when the unimaginable happened to one East Devon family this year, Children’s Hospice South West was able to help them make the most of a short and precious life, writes Andy Keeble.

Read more
Saturday, December 8, 2018

Feet will be tapping and heads will be nodding at a special Christmas concert next week.

Read more
Saturday, December 8, 2018

Sir David Hempleman-Adams is also a climate change campaigner after seeing how global warming has melted Polar ice

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 9°C

min temp: 7°C

Most read

Useful Links

Family notices
Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Submit a Story
Buy Photos
Competitions
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the Sidmouth Herald e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sidmouth Herald twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy


Hot Jobs

Show Job Lists


Find planning applications