A PUB in Oxford city centre will open for the last time today.

George Street's The Pint Shop announced its sudden departure on Thursday, when it said it was 'sad to announce the closure'.

FULL STORY: Pint Shop pub in Oxford announces sudden closure

The pub opened in September 2016 and has two other venues, in Birmingham and Cambridge.

Regulars have expressed sadness about the closure on social media.

The establishment has a four-star rating on TripAdvisor and describes itself on the review website as a 'welcoming pub and restaurant' and 'self-confessed experts in craft ale.'

The Good Pub Guide hails the Pint Shop as a 'lively, cheerful bar-restaurant with a fine choice of drinks and hearty food'.