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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.

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

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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.”

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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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