SHOCK AS FAMOUS DONEGAL FURNITURE STORE GOES INTO LIQUIDATION

first_imgDD EXCLUSIVE: One of Donegal’s best-known furniture stores is to go into liguidation this evening (Saturday) with the loss of 50 jobs, Donegaldaily.com can reveal.Flanagan’s Furniture will cease trading at 6pm and a receiver has been appointed to the store.Queues of people were calling to the company’s Buncrana outlet all day as news of the closure spread. The store’s car park was closed put people could still enter the store where discounts on much of the furniture were being offered.Flanagans, which is 65 years old, was one of the most well-known and respected businesses across the country and was operated by owner Brian Flanagan.A spokesman for the store told Donegaldaily.com that as of 6pm today all the company’s assets would be frozen.Anybody with vouchers for the store have been advised to contact the store next week where the phones will still be manned. The employee added “This is a bit of a disaster. Brian has been working so hard to keep the store open but in the end he couldn’t.“People have been coming here all day saying they were sorry to Brian and the rest of the staff.“Many people have been up really good relationships with the store over the years and now it ends like this.“It couldn’t come at a worse time for the 50 or so staff just before Christmas,” she added.© 2011 donegaldaily.com, all Rights Reserved. This story will probably be nicked at some stage. But you get all the BIG stories FIRST right here on donegaldaily.com. The copying, republication or redistribution of donegaldaily.com Content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited by law.Follow us on www.twitter.com/donegaldailyFollow us on www.facebook.com/donegaldailySHOCK AS FAMOUS DONEGAL FURNITURE STORE GOES INTO LIQUIDATION was last modified: November 22nd, 2011 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:Flanagan’s Furnitureliquidationlast_img

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