Manchester's Favourite Bargain Shop Has Just Announced Six Store Closures

Noooooooooooooooo

Poundworld

*Cries*

This is a sad, sad day for us, Mancs.

It has been announced today that six Poundworld stores across Greater Manchester will close, Insider Media Limited has confirmed.

According to an internal memo to staff, administrators said they are 'winding down' 25 stores across the UK, with a final trading day set for 15 July.

Two hundred and forty two staff members will lose their jobs on 17 July.

Six Poundworld stores are closing across Greater Manchester

Clare Boardman, joint administrator, told Insider: "Whilst we remain hopefully that a sale for part of the business can still happen, it has not been possible to sell the business as a whole, resulting in today’s announcement.

"We would like to thank all the employees for their continued support and commitment during this difficult time. We are keeping staff appraised of developments as they happen."

The stores closing in Greater Manchester

Manchester Arndale Express

Ashton

Denton Dual

Stretford

Middlebrook

Hyde

Feature Credit: The Business Desk

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