Simon Rigby’s insolvency hearing has been delayed

Posted on - 21st July, 2019 - 7:00am | Author - | Posted in - Preston City Centre, Preston Guild Hall, Preston News
Simon Rigby with his MBE
Simon Rigby with his MBE

An insolvency hearing brought by Clifton Meats Ltd against Simon Rigby – the former Guild Hall owner – has been delayed.


Mr Rigby was due to attend a hearing at the County Court in Preston on Monday for a hearing relating to outstanding debts to Clifton Meats.

Read more: Simon Rigby to appear in court for bankruptcy hearing

But a court spokeswoman has confirmed the hearing has delayed due to lack of court time, and a new date has not yet been scheduled.

It is understood a number of other creditors have joined the claim against Mr Rigby, including Preston City Council.

Mr Rigby said it would be inappropriate to comment due to the ongoing legal proceedings.

Read more: Update given on search for new Guild Hall operator

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