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The Staying Inn

Inspired by the Disabled community The Staying Inn is a Virtual Pub to keep people in self-isolation connected during COVID_19.

We host a weekly Saturday night pub quiz, as well as craft club, bingo, film nights, talks on interesting subjects and soon British Sign Language lessons!

Keep up to date with all the latest events @TheStayingInn on Twitter!

Upcoming Events

  • Saturday 25th April – Pub Quiz

A table filled with drinks, bottles, a bunch of daffodils, glasses and board games. On the blue wall behind The Staying Inn sign a menu and the rules

The Staying Inn seeks to give disabled people a space for their skills and talents, so we are currently fundraising to be able to pay contributors!

You can donate to The Staying Inn Fund here https://www.gofundme.com/f/staying-inn-fund

Latest Sessions at The Staying Inn

Forensic Psychology & Female Serial Killers

On Wednesday 8th April we enjoyed a fascinating talk from @TeaWanderLust all about Forensic Psychology & Female Serial Killers, you can watch back the session below. You can find the slides here and the accompanying Presentation notes.

There are live captions & full details in the notes.

Media coverage of The Staying Inn

When we first opened UniLad covered the early days of the Pub

https://www.unilad.co.uk/life/woman-creates-staying-inn-pub-to-help-friends-get-through-social-distancing/

Amy spoke to the Sky News Daily Podcast about The Staying Inn connecting disabled & non disabled people

https://news.sky.com/story/listen-sky-news-daily-podcast-11212127

The Telegraph spoke to us about the Virtual Pub movement (apologies this is behind a paywall)

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/2020/03/27/digital-happy-hour-britons-lifting-spirits-bringing-pubs-living/ 

The pub and Landlady Amy briefly featured on this Sky News segment