New furniture store for Carlisle
Furniture retailer Sharps is set to be the latest national firm to open in Carlisle city centre.
It's new outlet will open on English Street, near the Crown & Mitre Hotel, on Wednesday, in premises formerly occupied by clothing retailer Taking Shape.
This comes following a spate of other national chains opening branches in the city, including Primark.
Sharps specialises in fitted furniture for bedrooms and home offices.
The company was set up in 1973 and has its headquarters in Bilston, near Wolverhampton. It is is owned by American private equity group Sun Capital Partners, who bought... read more