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The sad demise of Preston Guild Hall and the origins of the Guild

Preston Guild Hall Pic: Tripadvisor The future for Preston Guild Hall looks in doubt as legal wrangles continue over this now closed venue. Once a revolutionary building, has the Guild Hall had its day? The […]

7 months ago
Rigby Organisation pays tribute to its founder Simon Rigby MBE following his sudden death

Simon Rigby with his MBE The Rigby Organisation has paid tribute to its founder member Simon Rigby MBE who has died aged 58. In a statement, the organisation credited Mr Rigby’s successful business career, which […]

2 years ago
Preston businessman Simon Rigby MBE has died suddenly aged 58

Multimillionaire businessman Simon Rigby MBE has died at his home in Wrea Green. The entrepreneur was one of Preston’s most ambitious investors with a portfolio spanning the energy, entertainment, hospitality […]

2 years ago
Preston Guild Hall: What we know so far about its future and the financial situation

The Guild Hall is not currently operating as a venue Pic: Tony Worrall With three months of the Guild Hall standing empty as a venue, we look at the situation at the city’s iconic venue. The administrator Beverley Budsworth released a revealing report […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement How much Preston Guild Hall Ltd owed is laid bare in new report

Preston Guild Hall in Lancaster Road Pic: Tony Worrall The debts amassed by Preston Guild Hall Limited have been laid bare. Beverley Budsworth’s report has been tabled showing the company owed more than £4.5million to hundreds of individuals and […]

3 years ago
Everyone owed money by Preston Guild Hall Ltd listed

Preston Guild Hall in Lancaster Road Pic: Tony Worrall As the full scale of the financial collapse of Preston Guild Hall Ltd is revealed, a report by the administrator shows just how much money was owing. More than £4.5million […]

3 years ago
Simon Rigby’s insolvency hearing has been delayed

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 […]

3 years ago
Update given in search for new Preston Guild Hall operator

Preston Guild Hall in Lancaster Road Pic: Tony Worrall The search for a new operator to take on Preston Guild Hall has moved to its next stage. Preston City Council set a deadline of 12noon on Monday (15 July) […]

3 years ago
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