Sunday, November 28, 2021

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Barry’s Amusements granted new lease of life as revival beckons

Barry's Amusements could be reopened
There’s life in the old dog yet as Barry’s Amusements could be reopened as a leisure and entertainment attraction, after its new owner agreed to consider leasing the 2.23 acre site to “an established entertainment and leisure operator.”

Barry’s sale confirmed by Trufelli family

Barry's sale confirmed by Trufelli family
The owners of Barry’s Amusements have confirmed the Portrush landmark has been sold, with the 2.23 acre site now expected to be redeveloped as housing.

Barry’s Amusements acquired by property developer?

Barry's Amusements sold
Plans to see Barry’s Amusements sold as “a going concern” are reportedly at an end, after it emerged that the 95-year-old Portrush landmark is in the process of being acquired by property developer Martin Herbert.

DUP MP backs Barry’s Amusements

DUP backing Barry's Amusements
The DUP member of parliament for East Londonderry has backed the preservation of Barry’s Amusements as a leisure attraction, stating enhancement of the Portrush landmark is “by far the preferred outcome.”

Barry’s Amusements site on the market

Barry's Amusements County Antrim
The site of iconic attraction Barry’s Amusements is up for sale for £2.75m, with its new agents advertising the plot as “the last true seafront site available in Portrush Town.”

Barry’s Amusements waiting for green light

Barrys Amusements awaiting go ahead to reopen
Barry's Amusements, put up for sale last year, is still awaiting confirmation that it can reopen to the public.Owned by the Trufelli family for the past..

Is time up on Barry’s Portrush?

Barry Amusements
Concerns have been raised that one of Northern Ireland’s oldest amusements attractions may soon be demolished in favour of a block of flats - as the local..

Curry’s Amusements a “frontrunner” for Barry’s purchase

Currys Amusements Barrys Amusements Portrush
Eglinton-based Curry’s Amusements has contacted the Trufelli family stating it would be the “perfect contender” to purchase Barry’s Amusements..

Portrush sees Barry’s Amusements up for sale after 93 years

Trufelli Barrys Amusements for sale
The iconic Barry’s Amusements on the coast of Portrush is to be sold as a going concern after 93 years of entertainment, with operators the Trufelli family unable to give..

Barry’s give Christmas gift to Belfast Zoo

Barry’s amusements, Belfast Zoo, christmas
Barry’s Amusements has marked the end of the Christmas season with a charitable donation to Belfast Zoo. The Portrush arcade, located on the northern- most tip of Ireland, recycled its Christmas tree by taking it to the Cavehill zoological gardens to be enjoyed by the site’s residents. “It was time to take our lovely Christmas tree down but instead of just...

Barry’s ‘Changing Places’ for the better

Barry’s Amusements in Portrush, N.Ireland has recently installed ‘Changing Places’ toilets for its disabled guests, much to the delight of its thirty thousand followers. At a significant cost to the operator, the new toilets represent an attitude of inclusivity and equality at Barry’s Amusements. They include a height adjustable adult sized changing bench, a hoist system, adequate changing area space, a...

Barry’s Amusements completes Ghost Train upgraded

BARRY ghost train
Wholesale renovations have been completed on the famous Ghost Train at Barry’s Amusements, Portrush. The Antrim coast’s spookiest spectacle has been given a considerable revamp ahead of the new season. After decades of operation the iconic Ghost Train at Barry’s Amusements in Portrush has been almost completely remodelled as the site’s operators look to update its classic offering. Owner of the...