New Jobs Created as The Works Comes to Stratford, London

Stratford will soon have a new addition to the town as family friendly discount retailer, The Works opens at the Stratford Shopping Centre on Friday 31st July.

The Works will open within the shopping centre giving visitors access to a huge range of discounted art and craft materials, stationery, books, toys, games, hobbies and gifts.  With the kids off from school there are fantastic products to choose from to keep them busy and creative throughout the Summer holidays. The opening of the new store has also created 11 new jobs in the town.

Kevin Keaney, CEO at The Works, said: “We’re really excited about opening a new store in Stratford, and providing a fantastic choice of good quality, great value products in a family friendly store.

“We’re proud to be creating new jobs and look forward to becoming a positive new addition to the community in this part of London synonymous with the 2012 Olympics”

The Works, which has over 315 stores across the UK, has several other branches in the region including branches in Woolwich, Lewisham, Romford and Bexleyheath.  However, this is the first store for The Works in the London Borough of Newham.

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