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The Anchor Burwell has ceased trading

By Gemma Gardner

The Anchor in Burwell has ceased trading today (Wednesday, July 31), it has been confirmed in a statement.

The Anchor in Burwell..Pic - Richard Marsham. (14575581)
The Anchor in Burwell..Pic - Richard Marsham. (14575581)

In the statement released on social media, it said a “number of factors” had contributed to their decision and that The Anchor Burwell Ltd had ceased trading.

It said: “A number of factors have contributed to this current situation - not least the high and rising operational costs and a drop in footfall this year.

We have worked hard, along with our hard-working, committed, loyal and friendly staff, to make The Anchor what it is today and we are incredibly proud of what we have achieved together.”

The statement continued: “We want to thank all our wonderful customers who have supported us over the last two years, many of whom we consider as friends. We will miss you dearly.”


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