Town centre Greggs to close down this month

By Scunthorpe Telegraph | Posted: 13 Nov 2017

A town centre branch of popular bakery Greggs will close its doors this month.

A sign has gone up in the window of the Wrawby Street store saying it will shut on Saturday, November 25.

Details posted in the window also say the shop is operating reduced hours.

Greggs confirmed the store is closing down due to the lease expiring.

The branch in Brigg is visited by a good many youngsters on their way to local schools.

The town centre used to have a Bakers Oven shop/cafe. This British bakery chain was acquired by Greggs in 1994 and in 2008, the shops were renamed as Greggs.

A sign has gone up in the Greggs store in Brigg

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It has also lost the renowned Bowen's bakery - a family concern on the other side of Wrawby Street to Greggs.

However, today there are a number of concerns operating in Brigg town centre which offer sandwiches and drinks, including Costa Coffee.

Dunham's family bakers, on Bridge Street, is still going after many decades.

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