Signature Living Preston behind Shankly Hotel enter administration

Posted on - 12th August, 2022 - 2:40pm | Author - | Posted in - Business, Politics, Preston City Centre, Preston Council, Preston News, Redevelopment
The Shankly Hotel will open in the former Post Office building Pic: Tony Worrall
The Shankly Hotel Pic: Tony Worrall

The company responsible for Preston’s Shankly Hotel have entered administration.

Signature Living Preston and Loyola Hall, alongside event catering business Signature Eden and Signature Living Lifestyles Ltd have all been placed into administration, reports PlaceNorthWest.

The founder and figurehead of the Signature Living group Lawrence Kenwright is listed as the sole active director of all four companies.

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The Shankly Hotel, which is the name for the former Old Post Office on the Flag Market, has seen numerous opening dates put back since development began more than six years ago.

The building was sold to the Signature group in 2016 by Preston City Council.

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