HOMEWARE company Dunelm Mill has confirmed it will open its new store in Rustington next month.
The chairman of Rustington Parish Council, Andy Cooper, will open the new shop in Rustington Retail Park, New Road, at 9am on Thursday, March 6.
The new 31,700 sq ft store will create 40 new jobs and take the total of Dunelm Mill stores in the UK to 142.
Dunelm Mill chief executive Nick Wharton said: “We are confident Rustington will play a big part in the continued success of the company and look forward to introducing local shoppers to our diverse homewares offering.”
Dunelm Mill store will open in the shop formerly occupied temporarily by Sainsbury’s and before that Focus.
Its opening was welcomed by Arun District Council leader Gill Brown.