J&G Inns, the North of England-based hotels and inns operator, has fallen into administration.

The company, which is led by Garry Smith, operates three sites across the north, the Lord Crewe Arms in Blanchford; the Warkworth House Hotel near Alnwick Castle; and the Brackenrigg Inn near Ullswater, in the Lake District.

Begbies Traynor has been appointed as administrators to the business.