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   The Range confirms opening date of new Gainsborough store

The Range confirms opening date of new Gainsborough store

10 Jun 2021

Following an announcement last month that The Range will be opening a new store in Gainsborough, the popular British homewares retailer has confirmed that the opening is planned for Friday 16th July. The new store at Marshalls Yard will create 40 new full and part-time jobs for the local area. The...

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Leading outdoor retailer opens new store at Fox Valley!

Leading outdoor retailer opens new store at Fox Valley!

4 Jun 2021

The outdoor retailer Mountain Warehouse has opened the company’s latest store at Fox Valley in north Sheffield today (Friday 4th June). Mountain Warehouse was founded in 1997 and is the UK’s leading outdoor retailer with 250 stores across the UK, serving more than 4 million customers every year...

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Dransfield Properties completes sale of their east Manchester retail site

Dransfield Properties completes sale of their east Manchester retail site

28 May 2021

Dransfield Properties Ltd has completed the sale of the Lime Square shopping centre in east Manchester for £9.95 million to London And Cambridge Properties (LCP). Lime Square on Ashton Old Road in Openshaw was built out over five phases and is anchored by a Morrisons store, which opened in 2010 at...

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Summer Start Date for Stroud's New Medical Centre!

Summer Start Date for Stroud's New Medical Centre!

27 May 2021

Work on Stroud’s new medical centre is scheduled to start this summer – delivering a modern and purpose-built facility in the heart of the town centre. The development of the surgery on King Street will involve the total refurbishment and partial rebuild of an existing building. The project...

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Claire promoted to Fox Valley Centre Manager!

Claire promoted to Fox Valley Centre Manager!

19 May 2021

Former Tenant Liaison Manager Claire Reynolds has been promoted to Centre Manager at north Sheffield’s award-winning Fox Valley development. Claire joined the Fox Valley team two years ago and now been promoted to Centre Manager of the popular retail and leisure destination, the news comes as businesses...

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JoJo Maman Bébé renews lease at Morpeth shopping centre.

JoJo Maman Bébé renews lease at Morpeth shopping centre.

19 May 2021

The leading independent mother and babywear company JoJo Maman Bébé has further committed to the north east shopping destination Sanderson Arcade - by renewing the company’s lease at the centre. JoJo Maman Bébé has been a key part of the award-winning shopping centre since opening in 2011....

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The Works extends company’s lease at Marshall’s Yard!

The Works extends company’s lease at Marshall’s Yard!

19 May 2021

The popular book and stationery retailer The Works has renewed its lease at Marshalls Yard in Gainsborough – further committing to the centre through to 2026. The Works has been part of the Marshall’s Yard retail line up since the centre opened in spring 2007. The company sells a wide range...

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New residential scheme at Fox Valley in for planning

New residential scheme at Fox Valley in for planning

17 May 2021

Sheffield-based property developers Dransfield Properties have submitted a planning application for the creation of 33 new apartments at the Fox Valley development in North Sheffield. The two, three-storey buildings will consist of 27 one bedroom and 6 two bedroom apartments in total which will be...

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Accounts team expands at leading Yorkshire property firm

Accounts team expands at leading Yorkshire property firm

7 May 2021

Dransfield Properties has expanded the company’s accounts team with two new appointments at the award-winning property firm’s north Sheffield head office. Experienced Chartered Management Accountant Shawna Bowling joins the team with a strong background in the retail and property sector. She has...

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Sandersons management team strengthens at Fox Valley and Morpeth stores

Sandersons management team strengthens at Fox Valley and Morpeth stores

30 Apr 2021

The independent retailer Sandersons Boutique has strengthened the company’s management teams at the Fox Valley and Morpeth stores - appointing new Store Managers and Assistant Managers. Fran O’Connell and Lucy Bowden have recently been appointed as Store Managers at the Fox Valley and Morpeth...

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Stylish new Clinic launches in Selby town centre!

Stylish new clinic launches in Selby town centre!

29 Apr 2021

A brand-new cosmetics clinic with a fabulous range of bespoke aesthetic treatments has opened on New Lane in Selby. AO Aesthetics & Academy can be found near the New Lane entrance to the town’s Market Cross centre, next to the Escapologist and The Painting Pot – another new venture for this part...

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I’ve got a golden ticket – lucky shopper wins £500 to spend at Sandersons Boutique!

I’ve got a golden ticket – lucky shopper wins £500 to spend at Sandersons Boutique!

27 Apr 2021

One lucky Stroud shopper has won a huge £500 to spend at the town’s new independent department store, Sandersons Boutique! Hundreds of shoppers entered to win the Golden Ticket prize draw which was hosted by Sandersons to mark their grand opening on Wednesday 14th April, but Carol Humphries from...

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Morpeth to hold mini food and drink festival this summer

Morpeth to hold mini food and drink festival this summer

26 Apr 2021

A mini Food and Drink Festival is set to take place in Morpeth later this summer, showcasing the very best of the region’s independent traders. 40 different traders in total will be showcasing their produce across the weekend of Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th May from 9am-3pm, including Bake for the...

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 New independent homeware and gift shop now open at Five Valleys

New independent homeware and gift shop now open at Five Valleys

22 Apr 2021

Local business owner Victoria Rowley from Stroud has opened a new family-run homeware and gift shop at the Five Valleys Shopping Centre in Stroud, championing locally sourced handmade products and independent brands. The new store is home to a wide range of exciting products including handmade candles...

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 Fox Valley Turns 5 With Food Fair!

Fox Valley Turns 5 With Food Fair!

21 Apr 2021

Fox Valley Shopping Centre in Sheffield celebrates their 5th birthday in June and will be marking the occasion with an outdoor Food to-go Fair! On Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th June there will be over 40 of the regions very best local, independent food and drink traders attending the Fox Valley Food...

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Hetty’s Kitchen set their sights on new Stroud location!

Hetty’s Kitchen set their sights on new Stroud location!

16 Apr 2021

The award-winning Gloucester based bakery Hetty’s Kitchen is the latest high quality local artisan trader to join the growing line up at Stroud’s Five Valleys Market. Henrietta Kitt started her business from her flat in Gloucester Docks in 2011. Hetty loves using local Gloucestershire produce...

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Stroud’s new department store opens for business

Stroud’s new department store opens for business

14 Apr 2021

The team behind Stroud’s fabulous new boutique department store, Sandersons opened the doors to the brand new venture today (Wednesday 14th April) - making it the fourth new business this week to open at the refurbished Five Valleys centre. The store launched as restrictions were lifted on nonessential...

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Top team of talented locals appointed at Sandersons Boutique Store

Top team of talented locals appointed at Sandersons Boutique Store

7 Apr 2021

A team of talented, local retail experts have been appointed at Sandersons Boutique department store ahead of the grand opening on Wednesday 14th April. The new store has created over 20 jobs for the area and the new team is headed up by Store Manager Joanne Ireland, who brings over 25 years of expertise...

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Frances-Anne opens private practice at Penistone 1

Frances-Anne opens private practice at Penistone 1

6 Apr 2021

Psychotherapist and counsellor Frances-Anne Ruddy has opened a new consultancy at the award-winning Penistone 1 complex in the heart of the South Yorkshire town. Frances-Anne is an expert in short and long-term psychotherapy for individuals and couples who are having difficulties. She can offer...

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Countdown to more stores opening across Dransfield sites

Countdown to more stores opening across Dransfield sites

6 Apr 2021

Teams across the Dransfield Properties portfolio are preparing for more of the centres' stores and businesses to reopen from next Monday. (April 12th) Key essential retailers across all sites have traded through the third national lockdown – including Iceland, Aldi, Boots, Home Bargains, Savers...

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Stroud’s new speciality coffee shop set to open next week

Stroud’s new speciality coffee shop set to open next week

6 Apr 2021

Rough Hands Coffee will open on Tuesday 13th April at 8am, serving high quality, speciality coffee from multiple roasters from all over the world, a menu of vegan sweet treats and toasted sandwiches using produce from local, independent suppliers.   The house espresso is provided by Fire & Flow,...

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Craghoppers to open new store at Five Valleys in Stroud!

Craghoppers to open new store at Five Valleys in Stroud!

1 Apr 2021

The popular British outdoor clothing brand Craghoppers is opening a new store at Stroud’s Five Valleys shopping centre later this month. Founded in Yorkshire in 1965 Craghoppers has a reputation for creating comfortable and practical clothing at affordable prices and using the latest technology....

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Exclusive fragrance line up unveiled at Stroud’s new department store

Exclusive fragrance line up unveiled at Stroud’s new department store

29 Mar 2021

Stroud’s brand new Sandersons Boutique Department store will house a range of exclusive and luxury fragrances when it opens its doors later in the spring. With sister stores in Sheffield and Morpeth, Sandersons has already built up a reputation for its sought after, high end fragrances. And...

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Sweet Tradition Gainsborough celebrates its 8th birthday this month!

Sweet Tradition Gainsborough celebrates its 8th birthday this month!

26 Mar 2021

Based in Marshall’s Yard, the independent traditional sweet shop serves shoppers in Gainsborough and surrounding areas with classic sweets, bespoke hampers and delicious gift boxes. Owner Nicola Truesdale began as a sales assistant in the store before taking on the business three years later. Initially...

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Stroud named as Britain’s best place to live by the Sunday Times

Stroud named as Britain’s best place to live by the Sunday Times

26 Mar 2021

Stroud has been named the best place to live in Britain in 2021 by the Sunday Times, topping a list of 78 locations around the country in the newspaper’s annual round-up, which assesses locations on a range of factors including transport, green spaces, broadband, the high street, schools and culture. ...

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A new pottery painting studio will open in Selby this summer

A new pottery painting studio will open in Selby this summer

25 Mar 2021

Selby is set to get a new pottery painting studio this summer, just in time for indoor restrictions easing in May. The Painting Pot, headed up by Elaina Wynne from Selby, will open on New Lane, adjacent to the Market Cross shopping centre later this summer bringing a fun new leisure facility to the...

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Site clearance underway on site for Huddersfield’s new Aldi

Site clearance underway on site for Huddersfield’s new Aldi

22 Mar 2021

Demolition work is now underway on the site of Huddersfield’s new Aldi store which is due to be developed on a former mill site on New Hey Road. The discount supermarket chain was granted planning permission for the new store to serve the local community in December 2019. The development...

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Rebecca joins the team at award winning department store!

Rebecca joins the team at award winning department store!

22 Mar 2021

The independent department store brand Sandersons has expanded its team as well as preparing to open in a third location when the restrictions on non-essential retail lift next month. Rebecca Dransfield, the 25-year-old daughter of Sandersons founder Deborah Holmes and Dransfield Properties Managing...

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South East Asian street food on the menu at five valleys

South East Asian street food on the menu at five valleys

15 Mar 2021

The best of South East Asian street food will be served up by the latest fantastic food trader which is due to open at Five Valleys Market in Stroud on Friday (March 19th) Bao Ma will bring a fusion of flavours inspired by the famous Hawker Centres of Singapore where the owner Ting Ting Mokume grew...

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Countdown begins as Stroud’s new Sandersons store opens in one month!

Countdown begins as Stroud’s new Sandersons store opens in one month!

15 Mar 2021

The team behind the new Sandersons Boutique Department store at Five Valleys in Stroud are counting down to the store’s grand opening next month. It’s just four weeks away from the official opening of the new department store at Five Valleys and the team behind the award-winning company are busy...

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Fashion line up unveiled at Stroud’s new department store

Fashion line up unveiled at Stroud’s new department store

8 Mar 2021

The team behind the award-winning retail concept, Sandersons Boutique, are working with some of the UK and Europe’s leading fashion brands to create a fabulous offering of both men’s and womenswear for Stroud. The fit-out team are currently transforming a 15,295 sq. ft. unit at the recently redeveloped...

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Training company launches interactive virtual training rooms

Training company launches interactive virtual training rooms

4 Mar 2021

National training providers Live and Learn Consultancy has launched two brand new state of the art virtual training pods at the company’s head offices at Fox Valley, north Sheffield. Live and Learn Consultancy currently deliver high quality face to face & virtual training for all companies in the...

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Stroud's new department store appoints local Store Manager

Stroud's new department store appoints local Store Manager

2 Mar 2021

A Store Manager has been appointed to lead the team at Stroud’s new independent department store, Sandersons Boutique. Joanne Ireland from Cirencester will bring over 25 years of expertise in Customer Service and Retail Management to the new store, which is due to open on April 14th. Having...

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Oakesy’s Fruit & Veg are all set to open at Five Valleys

Oakesy’s Fruit & Veg are all set to open at Five Valleys

1 Mar 2021

Gloucester-based Greengrocer, Oakesy’s are gearing up to open within the Five Valleys indoor Market on Friday 5th March at 10am. Huge progress has been made to the new fruit and veg unit within the market, which is owned by Michael Oakes - a Gloucester based Greengrocer with almost 20 years’...

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New sandersons store to showcase organic and ethical skincare range

New sandersons store to showcase organic and ethical skincare range

23 Feb 2021

Stroud’s first ever independent department store, Sandersons Boutique, will feature a range of fabulous skincare brands not currently available in the area when the new store opens its doors on Wednesday 14th April. Fit out work is now well underway at the 15,295 sq. ft. store and a stunning skincare...

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Five Valleys Market launches contactless click and collect service

Five Valleys Market launches contactless click and collect service

12 Feb 2021

From Monday 15th February, a new click and collect service will launch for the Five Valleys market traders, where customers shop from the comfort of their own home and collect contactless from Five Valleys Shopping Centre. The new service, provided by Good Sixty, allows customers to select their...

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Independent boutique department store to open in Stroud this April

Independent boutique department store to open in Stroud this April

12 Feb 2021

The award-winning independent department store, Sandersons Boutique, is set to open a third store at Five Valleys Shopping Centre in Stroud on April 14th. Fit out work has begun on the new 15, 295 sq. ft store which, once complete, will introduce a wide range of stylish, unique and luxury fashion...

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Local Greengrocer pears up with the Five Valleys Market

Local Greengrocer pears up with the Five Valleys Market

12 Feb 2021

Gloucester-based Greengrocer, Oakesy’s are set to join the Five Valleys indoor market in early spring, strengthening the essential food offering. Oakesy’s is headed up by Michael Oakes who has almost 20 years’ experience in sourcing the very best local, fresh produce for his customers which...

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Popular Cafe Extends Lease at Marshall's Yard

Popular Cafe Extends Lease at Marshall's Yard

10 Feb 2021

The business has been a popular addition to the Marshall’s Yard line up since opening in December 2011 and the lease has now been extended for a further five years. Owned by Azeem and Leeza Mohsan Cup-Cakes has diversified through the national lockdown to offer a takeaway only service which has...

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Rachel Joins the Five Valleys Team!

Rachel Joins the Five Valleys Team!

8 Feb 2021

Stroud’s Five Valleys shopping centre has welcomed graduate trainee Rachel Morris to the centre management team this month. Rachel joins the Five Valleys team with a strong background in event management and customer service and will be working with the Five Valleys Centre Manager Dionne Moore...

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Free parking and extended opening hours introduced at the Five Valleys indoor Market

Free parking and extended opening hours introduced at the Five Valleys indoor Market

8 Feb 2021

The team at Five Valleys Shopping Centre in Stroud have introduced a number of new initiatives at their indoor market to make essential shopping easier for customers. Affective from Monday 8th February, the Five Valleys Market will be open from 10am-7pm Monday to Friday, extending the opening hours...

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Southeast Asian street food is the latest addition to the Five Valleys Market!

Southeast Asian street food is the latest addition to the Five Valleys Market!

5 Feb 2021

Southeast Asian street food trader Bāo Ma have began fit out works on their brand new stall at the Five Valleys indoor Market. The new food-to-go stall will be headed up by Ting Mokume, who has successfully ran the award-winning cafe Temple Mama for a number of years in her home town of Cirencester. ...

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Craig joins the team at award winning property firm

Craig joins the team at award winning property firm

27 Jan 2021

Experienced Property Manager Craig Bromley has joined the head office team at Dransfield Properties at Fox Valley in north Sheffield. Craig, who is from Nottinghamshire, brings with him a wealth of experience in estates and property management as well as a background in managing the property...

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Work continues on site at East Ham

Work continues on site at East Ham

22 Jan 2021

Construction work has continued throughout the current lockdown on the transformation of the former East Ham Market Hall in the London Borough of Newham. The development is the first major scheme in London for Dransfield Properties Ltd, working as part of a joint venture with Land Management and...

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Financial Advisor moves to new location at Sanderson Arcade

Financial Advisor moves to new location at Sanderson Arcade

22 Jan 2021

Pilling Financial Limited, formally known as D and P Asset Management Ltd, have relocated from Market Place to newly refurbished office space at Sanderson Arcade’s Owen House. Owner Andrew Pilling’s business has been based in Morpeth for the past 18 years, making it the longest-standing Independent...

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Italian food trader expands at Five Valleys Market

Italian food trader expands at Five Valleys Market

21 Jan 2021

The popular Italian street food business Non Solo Pasta have announced plans to expand and take on a larger unit at the successful Five Valleys Market in Stroud. The Market area is a major part of the centre’s refurbishment and opened last year with Non Solo Pasta one of the first local companies...

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Piri-Piri Chicken stall set to fly into the Five Valleys Market.

Piri-Piri Chicken stall set to fly into the Five Valleys Market.

21 Jan 2021

A brand new food vendor is set to join the line up at the Five Valleys indoor market in Stroud in the coming weeks. Opening in early spring, House of Piri will serve a wide range of flavoursome, Piri-Piri foods including chicken wings, breast and wraps plus a selection of vegetarian and vegan Piri...

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New JYSK homeware store to open at Marshalls Yard

New JYSK homeware store to open at Marshalls Yard

20 Jan 2021

The largest Danish retailer operating globally, JYSK, is set to open a brand-new store at Marshalls Yard in Gainsborough. The new 12,570 sq. ft. store is set to open in August and can be found on the ground floor of the former DW Fitness unit. Founded in Denmark in 1979 by Lars Larsen, over the...

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£30k store investment revealed as Specsavers Fox Valley remains open with safety in sight

£30k store investment revealed as Specsavers Fox Valley remains open with safety in sight

19 Jan 2021

A year on from opening, Specsavers Fox Valley has revealed details of a further £30k store investment, as it's set to continue to remain open to the community for all eye and hearing care needs throughout the third lockdown. Following a £350k investment for the store’s launch in early 2020, half...

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Speciality coffee shop to open at Five Valleys this spring

Speciality coffee shop to open at Five Valleys this spring

14 Jan 2021

Fit out work has begun on a new coffee shop at Five Valleys Shopping Centre in Stroud. Rough Hands Coffee, headed up by Samuel Humphris, will serve high quality, speciality coffee from both local and global roasters. This new coffee shop will showcase house and guest espressos as well as filter...

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 Snap Fitness Gainsborough continues to support members on their fitness journey during Tier 4 closure.

Snap Fitness Gainsborough continues to support members on their fitness journey during Tier 4 closure.

5 Jan 2021

Snap Fitness at Marshalls Yard will continue to help members keep fit this New Year using free online workouts, tips and motivation during their temporary closure. Gainsborough’s new gym opened its doors on Boxing Day 2020, only to shut them just a short time later following the Government’s announcement...

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Redbrik Branches into Hospitality in 2021

Redbrik Branches into Hospitality in 2021

22 Dec 2020

Leading South Yorkshire and North Derbyshire Estate Agents, Redbrik is opening two new branches in Sheffield; on Ecclesall Road (the former Le Bistrot Pierre) and in Fox Valley Shopping Park, Stocksbridge. As well as providing its award-winning property services, each of the branches will host...

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Luxury fashion house opens pop up shop in Stroud

Luxury fashion house opens pop up shop in Stroud

18 Dec 2020

The Unique English, luxury fashion house Redheart England have opened a new pop-up shop at the Five Valleys Shopping Centre in Stroud. For one month only shoppers can pick up handmade, high quality knitwear which is made with the finest materials and using the most specialised traditional knitters,...

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Stroud’s Vue Cinema reopens in time for Christmas

Stroud’s Vue Cinema reopens in time for Christmas

17 Dec 2020

Vue Cinema at Five Valleys Shopping Centre in Stroud has now reopened and are showing a selection of festive film screenings and an exciting film exclusive! From Wednesday 16th December up until Christmas Eve the cinema will be screening plenty of festive classics including Elf, Die Hard, It’s...

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Company relocates and extends lease at Five Valleys!

Company relocates and extends lease at Five Valleys!

17 Dec 2020

The mobile phone store Fone Fixers has moved to an attractive newly fitted out 560 sq. ft. unit at Stroud’s Five Valleys shopping centre. The popular store which offers a repair service as well as stocking a wide range of mobile phone accessories is based along the Arcade area, next to O2 and near...

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Local photographer opens pop up shop at Five Valleys

Local photographer opens pop up shop at Five Valleys

17 Dec 2020

A local photographer has opened a brand new pop up shop at the Five Valleys Shopping Centre in Stroud. Tom Durn, aged 27 from Stroud, has travelled around the world capturing stunning shots in places such as Switzerland, Iceland, Bali, Singapore, Italy, New York and Marrakech which are now available...

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Street food on the menu at Morpeth's weekend market

Street food on the menu at Morpeth's weekend market

17 Dec 2020

The final Street Food Market of 2020 is set to take place in Morpeth on Saturday 19th December from 10am-4pm. The very best of the regions food vendors will be trading at the Market Place including Geordie Bangers, Phi Pie Greek Street Food and a new addition, Twisted Chick. There will also be fabulous...

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Selby restaurant extends lease at Market Cross

Selby restaurant extends lease at Market Cross

16 Dec 2020

The team at the popular Selby town centre Regency Restaurant extended their lease, committing to the town for a further six years. The restaurant, which has a dine in and a takeaway menu, can be found at the first floor of the town’s Market Cross shopping centre. This part of the centre...

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