Lancashire brewery considering taking over iconic Blackpool nightspot

Funny Girls
A Lancashire brewery is considering taking over one of Blackpool’s best known venues in a bid to safeguard its long-term future. Blackburn based Thwaites stepped in when the Funny Girls venue in the resort went into administration in September. The brewery has been running the drag club and bars under licence but has said it will consider taking over if a new owner cannot be found. The news was announced in the brewery’s half-year figures. Thwaites said the long hot summer and the World Cup boosted trade and helped to ... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...