Tenpin Ltd(Redirected from Megabowl)
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Tenpin Ltd, branded as simply Tenpin (stylized "tenpin"), is one of the largest tenpin bowling brands in the United Kingdom, consisting of 43 bowling centers, which often have on-site restaurants and bars. Many centers also include amusement arcades with attractions such as Sector 7 laser tag, table tennis, and air hockey. Bowling can be purchased per game, or as part of a birthday party or corporate event package. Many existing sites were formerly known as Megabowl until around 2008-09.
Cosmic Bowl is available at most locations; this makes the lanes glow in the dark, and adds dance music and a nightclub-like ambience. Lanes with ramps and bumpers for beginners are also available at all venues.
Tenpin is a member of the Tenpin Bowling Proprietors Association (TBPA). Many Tenpin sites are also used as venues for local and national ten-pin league competitions.
List of current locationsEdit
- Birmingham (Star City)
- Cheshire Oaks
- Edinburgh (Fountain Park)
- Kingston upon Thames
- Leamington Spa
- Manchester (Parrs Wood)
- Plymouth Barbican
List of former locationsEdit
- Chester (closed 10 October 2013 along with the Cineworld 6-screen multiplex cinema located adjacent to the centre. Both complexes on-site have since been demolished, and were replaced with an Asda supermarket a full year later)
- Newport (not owned by Tenpin; Closed as Megabowl on 22 August 2005)
- Maidenhead (closed 26 August 2018)