The Blundell Arms to close and be demolished February 25th, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Photo: The Blundell Arms on Upper Aughton Road The Blundell Arms to close and be demolished The Blundell Arms on Upper Aughton Road will be sold to developers, with owners expecting a quick sale. The brewery decided to close the pub down on realising the cost of a refurbishment would be upwards of a million pounds. Seb Laing and Lesley Curtin, who run SB rangers junior football club, have been managing the Blundell Arms since December. Lesley said: “We will be having a big party before we close, and will announce the details over the next couple of days on OTSNews Lesley said: “We are gutted by the news but we’d just like to say the brewery have been amazing. “We are hoping to take over the lease of another pub within the area, under the same brewery. We love working and living here, and our little boy loves being here. “We will be having a big party on Saturday, to thank everyone for their support over the years. And then we’ll have a DJ and live bands on Sunday.” Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!