Search

Town centre New Look store closed due to flood

PUBLISHED: 11:08 27 December 2017 | UPDATED: 16:31 27 December 2017

New Look in Dereham is closed due to flooding. Picture: Kathryn Cross

New Look in Dereham is closed due to flooding. Picture: Kathryn Cross

Archant

A mop up operation is underway at a town centre clothing store after the shop floor was flooded.

New Look in Dereham is closed due to flooding. Picture: Kathryn CrossNew Look in Dereham is closed due to flooding. Picture: Kathryn Cross

Staff at New Look in the Nelson Precinct in Dereham have had to close the store, just as its popular sales event has got under way, after finding the heavy rain had flooded into the building when they turned up to work this morning.

They hope to open later today but have been told to keep the store closed for the time being due to a risk of customers slipping.

Dereham town centre is quieter than usual for this time of year, as rain has now turned to snow and sleet showers, and shoppers appear to be staying at home.

Other news

Student nurses from East Anglia will meet members of parliament at Westminster today ahead of a debate which will discuss the future of nurse education funding.

Yesterday, 18:00

An independent toy retailer has won an award for being one of the best of its kind in the country.

Yesterday, 16:46

The daughter of an 81-year-old retired BT engineer found her father dead in his garden after he took his own life, an inquest has heard.

Yesterday, 15:37

Christmas is coming and there is no better way to get into the festive mood than visiting a market, with mulled wine in hand of course.

Most Read

Student nurses from East Anglia will meet members of parliament at Westminster today ahead of a debate which will discuss the future of nurse education funding.

Read more
Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Yesterday, 18:00

An independent toy retailer has won an award for being one of the best of its kind in the country.

Read more
Tesco
Yesterday, 16:46

The daughter of an 81-year-old retired BT engineer found her father dead in his garden after he took his own life, an inquest has heard.

Read more
BT
Yesterday, 15:37

Christmas is coming and there is no better way to get into the festive mood than visiting a market, with mulled wine in hand of course.

Read more
St Mary's Church
Yesterday, 15:32

With your help, thousands of people across the county will benefit from a campaign aimed at keeping the elderly and vulnerable warm and cared for this winter.

Read more

Most Commented

Student nurses from East Anglia will meet members of parliament at Westminster today ahead of a debate which will discuss the future of nurse education funding.

Read more
Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Yesterday, 18:00

An independent toy retailer has won an award for being one of the best of its kind in the country.

Read more
Tesco
Yesterday, 16:46

The daughter of an 81-year-old retired BT engineer found her father dead in his garden after he took his own life, an inquest has heard.

Read more
BT
Yesterday, 15:37

Christmas is coming and there is no better way to get into the festive mood than visiting a market, with mulled wine in hand of course.

Read more
St Mary's Church
Yesterday, 15:32

With your help, thousands of people across the county will benefit from a campaign aimed at keeping the elderly and vulnerable warm and cared for this winter.

Read more

Local Weather

Sunshine and Showers

Sunshine and Showers

max temp: 7°C

min temp: 2°C

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Dereham Times e-edition today
E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Dereham Times weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy