• NARN Tweets

    Error: Twitter did not respond. Please wait a few minutes and refresh this page.

  • NARN Facebook

  • Advertisements

Campaigners Shut Down West Houghton Stadium

Activists in Bolton, Lancashire have scored victory with the closure of West Houghton Greyhound Stadium.

For many months, they have campaigned for its closure and have now received the news they’ve been waiting for. Drawing in bad publicity for the stadium, activists regularly highlighted the fate of dogs in the racing industry who suffer behind the glitz and glamour.

A press release on West Houghton’s website reads:

“It is with sincere regret that I must advise that the Stadium is now closed.

Due to numerous issue’s it is no longer an option to continue to operate the stadium.

I would like to take this opportunity to thank all those who have supported the track and genuinely wanted it to succeed.

Jason Seddon”


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: