9/27/2019 | Pubs

Filey Sports Bar & Snooker Club sold

Specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co has sold Filey Sports Bar & Snooker Club, which is located only half a mile from the beach front of the very popular east coast seaside town of Filey. The club is located in the centre of town close to the railway station and other popular complementary businesses, including Tesco Superstore, local pubs and restaurants.


Operating from the first floor of a three storey premises, the Filey Sports Bar & Snooker Club comprises a pub-bar trading space, a generous snooker hall suite with 11 tables and a front terrace balcony.

The Club has been sold to experienced operator, Darren Forsyth, who plans to increase the number of tables and renovate the premises to a much higher standard, he comments “I am very pleased to have acquired Filey Sports Bar & Snooker Club to add to my existing portfolio and I look forward to welcoming customers, both old and new, into the newly refurbished premises. I wish Richard and Jo well for their future plans.”

Owners, Richard and Jo Casling have run the club for 13 years and decided to sell to pursue other interests, they comment, “After successfully running the club for so many years we decided it was time to sell, we are now looking forward to our future career and what is to come. We would like to thank Christie & Co for all of their advice and help during the sale process.”

Matt Hendry, Business Agent at Christie & Co, handled the sale and comments, “The sale of the lease of Filey Sports Bar & Snooker Club is another example of the popularity of bars and pubs in North Yorkshire.  As a wet led bar, this business presented an opportunity for growth and achieved a very good price for the leasehold.”

Filey Sports Bar & Snooker Club was sold leasehold off an asking price of £95,000.