Church Street members club has been sold

Posted on - 4th September, 2017 - 4:23pm | Author - | Posted in - Business, Preston City Centre, Preston News
The 55th may soon be on the march Pic: Paul Swarbrick
The 55th Division Association Club Pic: Paul Swarbrick

A members club in Church Street has been sold.


55th Division Association Club, which has been on the market since April this year, has ceased trading.

A statement posted by the club’s management on their Facebook page said: “As from today (Mon 4 September) The 55th Club will be no longer trading.

It had been bought out by an unknown investor.

“On behalf of the management we would like to thank you for your loyal custom.”

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All staff – around eight in total – were told this morning the club was closing and their jobs were gone.

It is not known what the new use for the 55th will be.

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