UK Firm Bets on Blackpool
As reported by This is Lancashire: "A solicitors firm in Bolton has revealed how a local property firm is gambling on Blackpool winning the right to build a new super-casino for the region. "Mike Beaumont, property partner at KBL solicitors in Mawdsley Street, says his client, Sagon Holdings, is just one firm buying up swathes of residential property near the beach front in Blackpool. ".The company has rapidly purchased 100 flats in the last 14 months and is planning to buy a further 40 in the near future. "Blackpool is among the last eight on the shortlist to win the right to site a Las Vegas style super-casino, containing slot machines with unlimited jackpots, which will be the only one in Britain of its kind."