New sports bar to open in Northampton promises 'unprecedented experience'

Jimmy's Sports Bar will open next Friday (April 5)
Jimmy's Sports Bar will open next Friday (April 5)

A new bar specialising in showing televised sports events will open next week in St James.

Jimmy's Sports Bar in Harlestone Road will open on Friday April 5 above the Betfred shop and Touchwood chemist's.

The bar will fill the former Devonshire Club

The bar will fill the former Devonshire Club

Owner harry Barnes has promised "an unprecedented experience for sports and non-sports fan’s alike" in

with a state-of-the-art sound system alongside multiple HD screens.

Mr Barnes said: "We are thrilled to be able to provide the local people of Northampton with an exciting new family-friendly venue, where they can watch the latest in sports, from Football/Rugby to US sport such as Baseball and NFL in a wonderful environment.

"Jimmy’s will offer a great atmosphere and interactive elements such as pool tables, alongside booth and sofa style seating”.

Jimmy’s has replaced the Devonshire Club having undergone a refurbishment over the last few months.

Diner-style snacks in baskets such as sweet potato fries and nachos will be on the menu and there will also be a function room available for private parties and events.

People can sign up for exclusive launch week offers at www.jimmysportsbar.co.uk/coming-soon/