This Christmas, The Living Room Group – owner / operators of The Living Room restaurant and bars, and Prohibition bar and grills - will replace the traditional Christmas cracker toy contained in Christmas crackers with a donation of £5,000 to charity.
Each of the groups 19 restaurants and bars, split between the two concepts, will take part in the initiative throughout the month of November and December, over which time, a total of 50,000 crackers will be placed on the tables of guests celebrating Christmas parties.
Each year thousands of Christmas party toys at an average cost of 10p each are cleared from the restaurant and bar’s Christmas dining tables and simply thrown away. This equates to £5,000 each year that is literally being disposed of.
Managing Director Danny Fox commented “With the Credit Crunch and concerns for money wastage being so topical at present, we’ve looked into removing aspects of our operation that don’t...