Popular Houghton pub closes due to "unforeseen circumstances"

The Copt Hill pub, in Seaham Road, Houghton.

The Copt Hill pub, in Seaham Road, Houghton.

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A pub in Houghton has closed at short notice.

The Copt Hill Restaurant and Bar, in Seaham Road, just yards from Houghton Golf Club, is now shut.

A sign on the venue's front door reads: "We apologise but due to unforeseen circumstances we will be closed until further notice".

The news has been mentioned on the Houghton Residents Facebook page by a number of users.

There was no answer at the pub when the Echo called its phone number.

Are you affected by the sudden closure of the Copt Hill? Email our newsdesk at echo.news@northeast-press.co.uk.