News & Blogs

Little Tabitha’s mum has discovered a surprising way to calm her 14-month-old daughter down when she’s crying because of teething…a copy of our Good Living magazine!


Heather Cunningham was shopping in our Hunts Cross store when our colleague Jill Ambrose spotted that Tabitha was in tears.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 11 February 2016
News & Blogs

We had a fantastic response when we asked our Facebook fans to share photos of their Pancake Day creations!

Hundreds of people posted photos of their pancakes, and our judges had a hard time choosing the best. The eventual winner was this delicious design made by Louise Riley’s children Molly and Maxwell.

Louise Riley

They used blueberries and bananas for the feet and eyes, cheese for the whiskers and teeth, tiny pancakes for the cheeks and topped it off with a strawberry for the nose.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 11 February 2016
Community

A big well done to Peterborough Community Life Champion Jo Frost, who’s been running a cookery hub to help parents make healthy meals for their children for the last year.

Jo doing some work with a local school

The classes were inspired by Jo’s visits to nearby Highlees Primary School, where she taught children about food and nutrition, and was then asked to do similar things for parents.

Her classes for parents have been really popular and she covers a range of areas from sharing her food tips to showing parents how to cook cheap and healthy meals.

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Posted in Community on 10 February 2016
News & Blogs

Giant Gnomes

Our popular family of giant gnomes are back – and this time Gnorman’s mum and dad ‘Grandma’ and ‘Grandpa’ gnome are here to stay too! Find out more about the range and see which stores they’re available in here.

When we posted about them on social media this week our Facebook fans shared loads of fab photos of them on various adventures… they’ve certainly been busy!

See some of the great pictures we've received
Posted in News & Blogs on 10 February 2016
News & Blogs

To celebrate the release of the new Venus Swirl and Gillette ProShield razors we’re giving you the chance to try one for yourself – and we’ve got 200 of each to give away!

Try the new Venus Swirl or Fusion Proshield razors

Gillette have developed ProShield with lubrication before and after the blades to combat the key causes of irritation and redness.

And the Venus Swirl with Flexiball technology is designed for women’s curves and contours to make maximum contact on the skin.

We’re looking for 400 lucky customers to try either the Venus Swirl or Gillette ProShield for free. All we want in return is your feedback – in words, pictures or video.

Find out more and enter.
Posted in News & Blogs on 10 February 2016