North Lincolnshire pub closes down due to lack of trade
The Dog and Rat, Broughton
By Scunthorpe Telegraph | Posted: 8 Jan 2018
A pub in North Lincolnshire announced it has closed down due to a loss of trade.
The Dog and Rat in Broughton shut on Sunday, (January 7) at 10pm.
An announcement was posted on the High Street pub's Facebook page on Friday, (January 5).
It said: "It is with much regret but I must inform you that the Dog and Rat will be closing it's doors at 10pm on Sunday evening.
"It has been a pleasure meeting you all but the pub can no longer trade at a loss. I and my staff have tried everything we can think of.
"The brewery, Punch Taverns, has been unable to find anyone to take over from us so it must close."
Read the full statement below