An online listing by Sykes Cottages has been banned as the information was out of date.

The listing for a cottage on the company’s website in March 2017 stated, “the excellent pub next door offers fine ale and an excellent menu”.

But a consumer complained to the Advertising Standards Authority that the listed was misleading because the pub had been closed for more than a year.

The ASA upheld the complaint after Sykes Cottages failed to respond to its enquiries.

Read the full story at Travel Weekly.

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