Local music venue founder Bryn Lewis passes away
Monday, 13 February 2017
The Brook has announced that the music venue’s founder and creator, Bryn Lewis, has sadly died.
The Brook said on its website:
“It is with great sadness that we have to announce that Bryn Lewis,
founder and creator of The Brook, died yesterday following a short
“As an established licensee in Southampton and following on from
managing several successful pubs in the city, Bryn acquired The Brook in
1995 and transformed the original pub into the two tier music venue we
know and love. He had a simple aim: to create a venue where people could
have fun and enjoy live entertainment. Bryn conceived and generated a
unique ethos and culture that will continue to live on and from which
many, many people have, and will continue to, derive a lot of pleasure.”
You can read the full announcement on The Brook’s website.
Our thoughts are with Bryn’s family and friends.