A TRADITIONAL village pub will remain closed for the rest of the week following a fire last weekend.

The Red Lion in Moore confirmed the news in a Facebook post: “Unfortunately we will be closed for the remainder of the week.

“If you have a booking with us this week this will be cancelled.

“Thank you again for your continued support.”

On Saturday, October 2, firefighters were called to reports of a building fire on Runcorn Road.

Four fire crews from Runcorn, Widnes, Warrington and Lymm attended and the crew were at the scene for three hours.