Saturday, January 16, 2021

Tag: fleetwood

Industry tales of re-opening

Arcades re-opening Caesars Palace Gt Yarmouth
Clacton Pier, Harbour Lights and Caesar’s Palace share their experiences of Independence Day.

Robbed of Easter: Coastal resorts at risk of becoming “ghost towns” says DCN

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A spokesperson for seaside authorities has said the loss of the Easter season could have “devastating impact” on the long-term health of the UK’s coastal resorts. No shit?

Fleetwood gaming lounge given second chance

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Fleetwood’s Get Your Game On entertainment centre has been granted a second lease of life in new premises, after owners Naomi Railton and Nick Cannon were..

Fleetwood descends into two nights of chaos

Fleetwood Anti-social behaviour
The behaviour of a large group of teenagers in the seaside town of Fleetwood got so out of hand recently that local people were forced to issue a special..

Lights up: Fleetwood’s Harbour Lights back in business

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The spark is back at Harbour Lights Amusements, with the long-time Fleetwood favourite scheduled to welcome back customers on Saturday. It seemed like it was all over - and in such tragic circumstances, as well: but in a very happy turn of events, Fleetwood’s legendary arcade Harbour Lights Amusement has announced that it will soon be back in business. The FEC...

Lights down: Stefani’s Harbour Lights closes shop

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Fleetwood locals bemoan the “end of an era,” as the amusement legacy of the Stefani family announces a cessation in trading. An amusements arcade in north west England has announced that it has been forced to close - just weeks after the death of its founder Harbour Lights Amusements in Fleetwood was the legacy of amusements veteran Roger Stefani, who...

Barney’s Bingo sells out on opening night

Named in an affectionate nod to Fleetwood’s former bingo hall which closed in 2009, Barney’s Bingo will open at the end of the month as the town’s first operator in eight years - selling-out every opening ticket to an enthusiastic community response.     A new bingo hall in Fleetwood will open its doors for the first time on 30 September to...