New Aldi store opens in Leagrave

Manager Andrzej Pokrywka opened the store with Team GB athlete Ed  Drake and area manager Krishma Tangri
Manager Andrzej Pokrywka opened the store with Team GB athlete Ed Drake and area manager Krishma Tangri

Aldi opened the doors to its new store in Leagrave this morning with a special ribbon cutting ceremony by Team GB cross skier Edward Drake

The store on Scott Road has created nearly 35 jobs in the area, with 110 car parking spaces and can expect to choose from 1,500 product lines at the store,

The new store

The new store

Store manager Andrzej Pokrywka said: “The team and I would like to thank everyone who came along for the store opening this morning.

“The in-store deals proved very popular with our customers, and we look forward to welcoming new customers to the store in the coming months.”

A number of people came to the store opening at 8am this morning, with special guest Edward Drake – a four-time British champion and 2010 Olympian in alpine skiing – cutting the red ribbon.