Costa deny cafe set for Baxtergate

The old Stead and Simpson shop on Baxtergate, Whitby''w131418b
The old Stead and Simpson shop on Baxtergate, Whitby''w131418b

National coffee chain Costa have denied they are set to open a branch in Whitby.

Rumours circulated this week that the former Stead and Simpson shoe shop would become a Costa, but a spokesperson denied a deal had been done.