Saffron Walden pub reopens after burglary in early hours

PUBLISHED: 10:41 14 January 2016 | UPDATED: 13:14 14 January 2016

The Temeraire pub, which was burgled in the early hours of the morning

The Temeraire pub, which was burgled in the early hours of the morning

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Burglars raided The Temeraire pub in Saffron Walden in the early hours of this morning (Thursday, January 14).

The sign on the front door of the Temeraire pub in High StreetThe sign on the front door of the Temeraire pub in High Street

The High Street pub, which is part of the Wetherspoons chain, was broken into at 3.45am and police and forensic officers were at the scene soon after the incident took place.

Thieves smashed open two fruit machines and got away with an amount of cash.

A spokesman for Wetherspoons said: “The pub has handed over CCTV to the police and will help with their investigation in any way possible.”

The pub reopened at around 12.15pm.

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