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Dream Dresses for Less – Acorn’s Hospice

Acorns new showroom now open in Tamworth,  is bringing the opportunity to acquire high-quality Bridal and Prom dresses at a fraction of the normal cost.  Boasting an elegant range of styles from traditional to modern, in sumptuous fabrics, this is a chance to get your dream dress for that special occasion.       30… Read more »

Boutique by Shelter

Shelter’s new boutique in Kings Cross has a very appealing look combining industrial with beautiful, hard and soft,  and it is a joy to behold.  Designed by Wayne Hemingway in a spirit of re-use and re-cycle they have created a unique look and feel in keeping with the history of the building and the location. … Read more »

Cancer Research UK, opens its 21st UK Superstore in Cardiff

Cancer Research Uk opens its 21st Superstore in the UK at City Link Retail Park in Cardiff. There was excitement all round as this huge store opened its doors to the public, it also has the added benefit of being a discount store packed with all manner of bargains. 4 City Link Retail Park, Cardiff,… Read more »

Clever shop re-vamp in Winsford – St Luke’s Hospice

Smart forward thinking and an eye for consumer trends have resulted in a successful shop re-vamp in Winsford, for St Luke’s Hospice. They have created a fun retail experience for customers, incorporating tempting goods for the house and home, plus a boutique style fashion store. 72 Delamere Street, Winsford, CW7 2LU,    01606 558782  ——————————————————————… Read more »

Acorns Children’s Hospice – new Furniture & Home store in Kings Heath

Acorns Children’s Hospice has a new Furniture & Home store in Kings Heath, Birmingham. Kings Heath is a trendy and attractive suburb south west of Birmingham city and it has maintained an interesting and eclectic High St,  plus each month there is a very popular Food Market in the Kings Heath Village Square. The new Acorns… Read more »

Emmaus Department Store – Rochdale Exchange

Emmaus are now the proud occupants of the charities first department store, which is located in the Rochdale Exchange Centre.  The store is a superb retail space and has a huge selection of goods on offer including home Electrical appliances and a considerable books section.  Rochdale has seen substantial re-development in recent times, with £… Read more »

Barnardo’s new store in Dudley, West Midlands

Barnardos have opened a new larger store on Dudley High St. This busy Midlands town is a good location to be as it is also to benefit from the Portersfield Development in the very near future. ————————————————————————————————————————-   The new store, in Dudley High Street, is more than twice the size of a normal charity shop… Read more »

Recycle your Cycle

Pick up a recycled bicycle or vacuum cleaner at the charity shop, what a good idea.   Repairing and restoring bicycles and vacuums so they avoid landfill, and have a new life, better still they are available at very good prices through participating charity shops.   Recycle Your Cycle    (www.recycleyourcycle.org.uk), is a social enterprise… Read more »

Severn Hospice Superstore in Shrewsbury

Exciting times at Severn Hospice, with the opening of their first Superstore in Becalls Lane, Shrewsbury, which has been a tremendous success with more than £ 60 thousand raised since opening.  The store is packed with all manner of interesting stock including furniture and other home interior goods, and the ample parking makes it very… Read more »

Former homeless trainees turn their hand to upholstery – Emmaus, Mossley

A recent upholstery course has been a big success for companions at Emmaus Mossley.    There were several pieces of furniture being re-upholstered and given a new life, which has elevated them into very stylish items which are now for sale at the Superstore.    Apart from gaining practical skills, companions have been able to produce… Read more »