VIDEO: M&S returns to Grantham

M&S Simply Food opened its doors at London Road Retail Park for the first time yesterday to a queue of customers taking in the delights of the new store.

A traditional ribbon cutting took place to mark the occasion with customers alongside store manager, Dean Law, and more than 55 new members of staff.

Mayoress Anita Selby, M&S store manager Dean Law and Mayor Ian Selby.

Mayoress Anita Selby, M&S store manager Dean Law and Mayor Ian Selby.

Following the official opening at 10am, shoppers were invited in-store to peruse up to 3,500 quality M&S food and drink products, including those from the recently launched Christmas collection and freshly baked pastries from the in-store Bakery.

Store manager, Dean Law, said: “After working hard to prepare the store for its opening, we were thrilled to open our doors at London Road Retail Park. There were crowds of shoppers at the opening, eager to see all that their new M&S Simply Food has to offer.”

M&S Simply Food Grantham will be open between 8am and 8pm Monday - Saturday and 10am - 4pm on Sundays, with free parking available at the retail park.