No more bets as Rothwell bookies set to close

Punters will no longer be able to place bets at a bookmakers in Rothwell after it was confirmed that the branch is closing.

Wednesday, 1st June 2016, 11:42 am
Updated Wednesday, 1st June 2016, 3:58 pm
The Rothwell branch of Betfred is due to close

Betfred bosses have decided to close the branch in Bridge Street, Rothwell, due to a lack of demand.

A customer contacted the Northants Telegraph after hearing the news, which has since been confirmed by a spokesman for the betting chain.

The spokesman for Betfred said: “Unfortunately it is closing through lack of demand.

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“We are hoping to redeploy the staff.”

It is thought that the branch will close this weekend.