New B & M store to open in Leicestershire creating at least 70 jobs
A bargain chain is set to create at least 70 jobs by opening a home goods store.
B &M Retail Ltd has confirmed it is planning to take over the former Focus DIY premises on the eastern outskirts of Market Harborough.
The new store is planned to open in Spring 2017.
Focus in Rockingham Road closed five years ago with the loss of 15 jobs.
Since then a number of retail chains were linked with taking over the premises.
Tesco had plans to build a new store on the site but dropped the scheme as part of cutbacks at national level.
B&M already has a shop in the town centre in the former M... read more
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