Preston reacts to Macs Bar having licence revoked

Posted on - 22nd July, 2015 - 8:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Lancashire Police, Music, Nightlife, Preston City Centre, Preston News



The controversial Macs Bar was stripped of its licence today by Preston City Council.

The bar, with some of the lowest prices in Preston, is one of the most popular in the city.

However a number of issues regarding punters dispersing, underage customers and the irresponsible retailing of alcohol have resulted in the current decision.

You can read the reaction from Andy Macdonald, owner of Macs Bar, and Preston Police here.

The response, as usual concerning the bar, has been mixed on social media.

Some are happy with the decision while others are distraught at the news.

Many have noted that underage users of social media expressing their unhappiness has probably done the venue no favours.

Read the reaction online below.

Preston in pictures Waiting...Preston Grasshoppers 2nds vs Fylde Hawks 27 Nov 2021 November 27, 2021 59365.jpg195_117-02The affects of storm ArwenPreston MarinaAvenueIt's Winter nowSlack Tide, Preston View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.