Car firm owner brews up coffee venture

Mark Frankland and Russell Burnett
A car servicing and MOT business owner has brewed up a new venture with the launch of a coffee shop in Bramhope. Mark Frankland, who owns West Park based Motor Marque, has opened Refresca coffee shop on Tredgold Avenue, creating five jobs. With a keen interest in aviation, Frankland has travelled extensively and says he has always dreamed of recreating the stylish coffee shops found in the many European cities he has visited. He said: “Nineteen years ago I started Motor Marque on my own from my van, and have grown that into... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...