American-style milkshake chain Shakeaway is set to reopen its Ipswich store and is offering a free milkshake to the first 50 customers in the queue.

The reopening of the Buttermarket store is set to take place next Saturday, August 5 with a grand reopening party. 

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In January, the chain announced that it was temporarily closing the store to make repairs to the shop.

The reopening will be at noon.

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Taking to Facebook to announce the reopening, a spokesperson said: "Good news Shakeaway fans! We're re-opening our store next Saturday.

"Join us at noon on Saturday August 5 for our Grand Re-opening party, the first 50 lucky people in the queue will get a free regular Shakeaway milkshake.

"We can't wait to see you."