The stores to close are: the Bournemouth flagship (pictured above), Hexham, Worthing, Tonbridge, Peterborough, Mansfield, Keighley, Perth, Spalding, Wisbech, Bedford and Yeovil.
It is anticipated that the stores will run closing-down gross sales for around 8 weeks. Workforce will be retained to help with this investing. The remaining eleven stores will continue on to operate as regular until an result with regards to a sale of the business is clarified.
The battling section store appointed KPMG as directors on twenty January, immediately after failing to locate a consumer or new financial investment for the business.
On the closures KPMG stated: ”The joint directors of the Beales section store chain have verified that they keep on being in energetic conversations with intrigued events pertaining to a likely issue sale of a selection of stores.
“Unfortunately, having said that, no presents have been acquired in respect of marketing all 23 stores as