One of Britain’s best loved value home and garden retailers, Wilko, will open the doors to its new Wheatley Retail Park store, on Wednesday 4 October at 9am.
To mark the special occasion, the Mayor Councillor George Derx, will lead a ceremonial ribbon cutting along with Jane Owen, from Alzheimer’s Society, Wilko Retail Director, Anthony Houghton, and Wilko Wheatley Assistant Branch Manager, Anna Maskell.
The launch day activity will include:
- £20 gift cards for the first 100 shoppers
- Free hot drinks for customers
The fun is set to continue with Halloween-themed face painting taking place at the store from Saturday 28 October – Tuesday 31 October. Wilko Wheatley Assistant Branch Manager, Anna Maskell said: “The team is busy preparing the final touches to the store ahead of the official opening on Wednesday 4 October. We are very excited to welcome the customers to come and see our wide range of products at everyday stay low prices. We know shoppers will be impressed by the quality and value we have to offer this autumn. It’s the perfect time to come and browse our collections. We’ve got lots of exciting things planned for the launch day including gift cards for the first 100 customers through the door so we hope everyone can come and join us to celebrate Wilko’s new home at Wheatley Retail Park.”
Founded in 1930 as Wilkinson Stores by J K Wilkinson, Wilko is one of the UK’s largest and best-loved retailers.