Furniture retailer Anglia Home Furnishings (AHF) has announced the opening of its newest store in Thurrock.

The new store is based on the Lakeside Retail Park and officially opened on 17 June 2016, following the successful openings in Northampton and Hayes last year.

Matt Hesketh, managing director, AHF, commented: “AHF are extremely pleased to announce the opening of a new store on the hugely successful Lakeside Retail Park in Thurrock.

“The investment of the business in this new store comes after a very successful year last year which saw sales growth jump by over 30% to over £29m with underlying like for like sale seeing a double digit increases to March 16. The business continues to look for new store opportunities that will support the growth strategy of the business.”

AHF has been established since 1979 and has 19 stores across the UK, specialising in the retail of home furnishing products.