Preston bowling alley MFA Bowl closes

Posted on - 26th February, 2019 - 9:26am | Author - | Posted in - Business, Plungington, Preston News
MFA Bowl in Greenbank Street Pic: Google
MFA Bowl in Greenbank Street Pic: Google

Staff at a Preston bowling alley have been left in limbo about their futures.


Turning up to work on Monday (25 February) they found a note pinned to the door of MFA Bowl in Greenbank Street.

The bowling alley, in the Plungington area, appears to have closed as its parent company goes into administration.

A staff member, who contacted Blog Preston, shared a picture of the sign which stated: “The site is now closed for business.

“We would like to thank our customers for all their support and apologise for any inconvenience this closure may cause.”

MFA Bowl notice
MFA Bowl notice Pic: Blog Preston

The staff member, who asked not to be named, said: “We arrived at 10am and found the place closed.

“There’s been no contact to tell us what’s happening or how or when we will be paid.

“I’m owed around £200 in wages.”

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Blog Preston has contacted MFA Bowl for more information regarding the closure but had received no response by the time of publication.

London-based Duff and Phelps has been appointed to handle the administration of MFA Bowl UK.

A spokeswoman for MFA Bowl in Preston says the landlord of the building is due to step in and save it.

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