DRONFIELD: New Aldi store opens in town

A new Aldi store has opened in Dronfield – creating up to 29 new jobs for local people.

Shoppers queued outside the new Sheffield Road store on Thursday for its grand opening.

The discount retailer has a significant presence in Derbyshire and the company plans to open more stores in the area during 2013, including in Killamarsh in April.

Store manager Amanda Ford and her team enjoyed welcoming customers into the new store.

She said: “Our team and I are pleased to introduce shoppers to Aldi’s extensive range of products and I look forward to welcoming even more customers to our new store over the coming months.”