Preston Grasshoppers shuts its Terrace Bar for a week after staff test positive for Covid

The popular Terrace Bar at Preston Grasshoppers Rugby Club has closed for a week after a staff member tested positive for Covid.

Thursday, 15th July 2021, 9:18 am
Updated Thursday, 15th July 2021, 12:52 pm

The club in Lightfoot Green Lane, Fulwood said the member of staff tested positive on Tuesday, July 13 and this has led to more staff having to self-isolate as a precaution.

It means the Terrace Bar, which was fully booked for the Euro 2020 final on Sunday, will now stay closed until Wednesday, July 21.

A spokesman for the club said: "Due to a staff member testing positive for Covid and the knock on effect of self isolation we are having to close The Terrace Bar until July 21."

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The popular Terrace Bar at Preston Grasshoppers Rugby Club in Fulwood has closed for a week after a staff member tested positive for Covid-19. Pic: Preston Grasshopers
The popular Terrace Bar at Preston Grasshoppers Rugby Club in Fulwood has closed for a week after a staff member tested positive for Covid-19. Pic: Preston Grasshopers

Preston Grasshoppers hosts the Lancashire Vaccine Centre - one of three vaccine centres currently operating in the city. But Broadway Pharmacy, which runs the clinic 7 days a week, said its vaccination clinic will not be affected.

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