Lorelei in Tynemouth, which has established a reputation as being one of the area's destination bars and restaurants, has been bought by Paul Johnstone and Carlo Giacomini
, who have renamed the venue Buddha Lounge.
His son, Carlo Giacomini
, 26, of Whitley Road, Whitley Bay, was sentenced on the same day to two years and nine months after pleading guilty to the same offence.
, 27, of Whitley Road, Whitley Bay, offered to supply cocaine - nine months imprisonment.
Giuseppe and Carlo Giacomini
sold Mercedes SLKs, BMW X5s, Audi A4s and a Porsche to friends and business contacts from their home in The Fold, Whitley Bay ( even forcing one small firm out of business after police seized their cars.