Menu

Placebo bar and club closes in Preston city centre

Posted on - 22nd March, 2018 - 7:00am | Author - | Posted in - Business, Food & Drink, Nightlife, Preston City Centre, Preston News
The new Placebo Bar and Club. Pic: Kyle Mcloughlin

A Preston bar and nightclub has closed just three months after opening.

Placebo, in Friargate, had opened in mid-December last year in what used to be Macs bar.

Leon Mazzafiore, 49, had taken on the club and revamped its interior – adding a cafe vibe to the club during the day-time.

Placebo has been closed since the weekend and is in the process of being transferred to new owners from its current operating company of LA Leisure Preston Limited.

The team behind Switch Preston, the Besides Friends Group, have confirmed they are taking on the former Placebo building and want to reopen it as a sports bar during the summer.

Read more: Line up confirmed for dance festival in Moor Park this summer

Blog Preston contacted Mr Mazzafiore for comment but received no response.

Did you viit Placebo? What do you think about its closure? Let us know in the comments below

Share
Preston in pictures 60007 approaches PrestonThe original goal keepers and right back shirt from the 1964 Cup FinalGreen with a chance of gingerHarris OrphanageLittle Sisters Of The PoorLittle Sisters Of The PoorChurch - Church of St Mary, Penwortham 240323 [Lych Gate]Church - Church of St Mary, Penwortham 240323 [Cross] View more
Advertisement
Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's email newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday and Wednesday rounding up our top stories and more.

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.

The Preston Guide

Discover local businesses and services near you.

Advertisement
Categories

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

Blog Preston email updates

Receive our digest of the biggest and best stories every Sunday to your email inbox

We respect your privacy and you can unsubscribe at any time from our emails