Yorkshire news End of an era as Legends Bar in Batley shuts for good MetiNews.Com

MetiNews.Com - Its boss Mick Ingrams hangs up his pint glass after 27 years saying drinking and social distancing don't mix

Yorkshire news End of an era as Legends Bar in Batley shuts for good MetiNews.Com

MetiNews.Com - Its boss Mick Ingrams hangs up his pint glass after 27 years saying drinking and social distancing don't mix

Yorkshire news  End of an era as Legends Bar in Batley shuts for good MetiNews.Com
09 July 2020 - 16:08

Breaking News ! It is the end of an era as Batley 's Legends Bar is to shut for good. The venue will close on July 19 after its boss said it was not the same anymore after lockdown. Mick Ingrams, 61, simply said in a Facebook post: "The Legends Bar will close on Sunday, 19 July. A big thank you to the staff and customers. Love Mick. x." He said: "I came here 27 years ago so it's the end of an era. I've been working in nightclubs and bars in and around Dewsbury since I was 16. "Basically, social distancing and drinking don't go together so I have decided to quit. I reopened last week and we are licensed for 250 people but at the moment we have been having 40 inside and 40 outside so it's just not the same. (Image: Michael Ingram/Facebook) "And Bradford Road has changed too - there's very little on it these days. I'm 61 and it's time to go.

. One male fan wrote: "Batley won't be the same without you" while a female customer said: "Oh no! The of an era. Had some fantastic nights. You are a Legend, Mick." Legends Bar, Bradford Road, Batley (Image: Google Maps) Another woman wrote: "So sad to hear this. I've been waiting with bated breath for you to be able to reopen. Read More Related Articles Kirklees councillor's powerful speech about the personal impact of Covid-19 and how the NHS saved his parents Read More Related Articles Watch as Leeds United legend Chris Kamara stars in hilarious McDonald's spoof advert "It's such a shame and I'm gutted for you and your staff and everyone who loved to come to you for a boogie." A female fan added: "Omg. No, Mick! Am so sorry. You have worked so hard, gutted for you and all the people in Batley. No where comes close, good luck for the future."

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Yorkshire news End of an era as Legends Bar in Batley shuts for good MetiNews.Com


Yorkshire news End of an era as Legends Bar in Batley shuts for good MetiNews.Com


Yorkshire news End of an era as Legends Bar in Batley shuts for good MetiNews.Com


Yorkshire news End of an era as Legends Bar in Batley shuts for good MetiNews.Com

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  • Karen walker ne firth
    3 week before
    Omg mick you have been the soul off batley you gave batley the best time ever it was vegas of batley all the best love and best wishes karen yes one off the firths long time together as friends and nowing our familey good look in all you do xxx
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