The SPREAD at Darrington was taken over by the Johnson family just before Christmas 2017.  After many months of hard work, they, together with a wonderful band of local trades men and volunteers have brought this wonderful pub back to being the beating heart of the rural village of Darrington.

Andrew Johnson



Andy started to run The SPREAD in December 2017 and after much blood, sweat and some tears, he is very proud to call himself the Landlord. Passionate about delivering the highest quality in everything he does, he looks forward to welcoming you to The SPREAD


Head Chef


Jonno rejoined the team at The SPREAD in October 2019.  He continues to provide some of the best pub food in the area.