Landlord to mark 20 years at pub with two-day party

Chris Sgambrook ,amager of the Kings Arms in Billingshurst, on a 70s fundraising night - picture submitted

Chris Sgambrook ,amager of the Kings Arms in Billingshurst, on a 70s fundraising night - picture submitted

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The landlord of a Billingshurst pub rolling back drinks prices for his regulars on Monday to mark 20 years’ at the pub.

Chris Shambrook took over running the Kings Arms in June 1994 at the age of 24. He was initially brought in as a temporary manager for six weeks, but that soon became permanent.

Kings Arms manager Chris Shambrook in 1994 when he took over running the pub - picture submitted

Kings Arms manager Chris Shambrook in 1994 when he took over running the pub - picture submitted

Highlights over those two decades include a visit from Hollywood actor Hugh Grant when England beat Germany in 2000.

 

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