Popular Galway nightclub in receivership

The GPO nightclub, one of the biggest and best-known venues in Galway city, has gone into receivership after its bank moved to recover a €5 million debt.

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Ian Kehoe

8th May, 2010

The GPO nightclub, one of the biggest and best-known venues in Galway city, has gone into receivership after its bank moved to recover a €5 million debt.

Bank of Scotland (Ireland) seized control of the GPO last week after growing increasingly concerned about its exposure to the pub and club.

The bank moved against Freestand, the company behind the club, on foot of a charge against the company’s assets.

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