New Dunelm Store Opens In Time For Christmas

Get ready for a new retail homewares experience coming to The Peel Centre, Lower Audley St, Blackburn, BB1 1DG on Tuesday 23rd December 2014 at 9am.

The Mayor of Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council Alan Cottam will be joined by Barney Bear, the official mascot for Barnardo’s, Dunelm’s chosen charity. Barney Bear is Barnardo’s first ever mascot and is on hand to welcome the community of Blackburn under a fabulous balloon arch into the new Dunelm store.

DUNELM, the UK’s leading homewares expert and recent winner of the 2014 House Beautiful awards for favorite homewares retailer is opening its doors at 9am (and doesn’t close until 8pm weekdays) to welcome the community of Blackburn.

Dunelm is excited to expand its range of 20,000 products into Blackburn. Over 700 bays and 30,500ft you will find everything you need to furnish your home. They are bringing with them all of the favorites such as a dedicated luxury Dorma bedding department, a specialist furniture section and a luxurious Pausa coffee shop where shoppers can take a break for a tea or coffee and some breakfast or lunch. Be sure to pick up one of their new catalogues on your journey around the store too.

Everyone will find great Christmas offers and find big brands such as Fogarty, Morphy Richards and Brabantia plus new, exciting designs from Dunelm’s own exclusive collection – ensuring there is something for everyone and everything for someone at their local store.

Dunelm is passionate about value for money, excellent customer service and is committed to offering everything for the home all under one roof.  With more than 130 unique bedlinen designs, 400 lighting solutions, 400 different wall art and mirror designs, over 500 filled cushions and cushion covers, over 100 readymade curtains, 90 rug designs and in excess of 600 fabrics in-store alone, there really is no place like Dunelm!

Bill and Jean Adderley founded Dunelm in 1979, selling ready-made curtains on a market stall in Leicester. Fast forward some thirty five years and the business has rapidly developed to be the leader in the homewares market; a successful nationwide chain of 145 stores with many more planned throughout the year.

Chief Executive, Will Adderley comments: “We are always excited about the opening of a new store.  It takes a lot of hard work, investment and commitment getting a new store up and running and we are delighted to welcome, Councillor Alan Cottam to open our doors for the very first time. We are confident Blackburn will play a big part in the continued success of the company and look forward to introducing local shoppers to our diverse homewares offering.”

They also offers a fantastic online shopping experience at with next day home delivery on orders placed before noon (Monday to Thursday). Plus, a reserve and collect service where customers can reserve their desired products online by noon and collect from the Blackburn store from 3pm the very same day.

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