Search

Screwfix brings new job opportunities with its first store in Fakenham

PUBLISHED: 17:02 22 January 2018 | UPDATED: 17:02 22 January 2018

New Screwfix stores is coming to Fakenham. Picture Ian Burt

New Screwfix stores is coming to Fakenham. Picture Ian Burt

Archant © 2007

A leading trade retailer is set to open the doors to its first store in Fakenham, creating eleven new jobs in the area.

Screwfix will open in Fakenham on February 1 and store manager Michala Tilson said she was proud that the new store has created employment opportunities in the town.

“We’ve created eleven new jobs and employed people from around the Fakenham area. Our new team includes people with all different levels of experience. Everyone here is really looking forward to the store opening,” she said.

To celebrate the opening, tradespeople and DIY enthusiasts will be invited to demonstrate their skills in a competition that will see the winner walk away with a a 40inch smart TV.

Ms Tilson added: “I’m confident we’ve got a great location here in Fakenham. My team and I have already been getting to know local businesses and tradespeople and look forward to working with these hardworking, friendly people.”

Other news

12:25

A jam-packed week of fun events has kicked-off in Fakenham with a music festival.

Yesterday, 17:21

A VW camper van was on fire at a mid Norfolk industrial estate this afternoon.

Yesterday, 16:58

Swaffham town councillors have agreed to apply for a £6 million government loan to fund the development of 51 new homes.

Yesterday, 15:36

A First World War memorial campaign led by former head of the army Lord Dannatt will see 6ft tall Tommy silhouette statues erected around the county.

Most Read

12:25

A jam-packed week of fun events has kicked-off in Fakenham with a music festival.

Read more
Richard Crook
Yesterday, 17:21

A VW camper van was on fire at a mid Norfolk industrial estate this afternoon.

Read more
Norfolk Police
Yesterday, 16:58

Swaffham town councillors have agreed to apply for a £6 million government loan to fund the development of 51 new homes.

Read more
Swaffham
Yesterday, 15:36

A First World War memorial campaign led by former head of the army Lord Dannatt will see 6ft tall Tommy silhouette statues erected around the county.

Read more
Norwich City Council
Yesterday, 13:17

A Swaffham based charity which aims to provide entertainment and activities for older people is hosting a Big Weekend event in September.

Read more

Most Commented

12:25

A jam-packed week of fun events has kicked-off in Fakenham with a music festival.

Read more
Richard Crook
Yesterday, 17:21

A VW camper van was on fire at a mid Norfolk industrial estate this afternoon.

Read more
Norfolk Police
Yesterday, 16:58

Swaffham town councillors have agreed to apply for a £6 million government loan to fund the development of 51 new homes.

Read more
Swaffham
Yesterday, 15:36

A First World War memorial campaign led by former head of the army Lord Dannatt will see 6ft tall Tommy silhouette statues erected around the county.

Read more
Norwich City Council
Yesterday, 13:17

A Swaffham based charity which aims to provide entertainment and activities for older people is hosting a Big Weekend event in September.

Read more

Local Weather

Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 22°C

min temp: 18°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