AEG Buys Manchester Evening News Arena

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) – Anshutz Entertainment Group (AEG) has acquired the MEN Arena from current owners P&O.

The largest indoor venue in Europe has a capacity of 21,000 people, includes 100,000 square feet of office space, a multi-story parking garage as well as limited retail and restaurant space.

AEG’s rival SMG still holds a lease and will continue managing the arena until 2015. –by CelebrityAccess Staff Writers