Iconic Canadian fast food restaurant Tim Hortons® is opening a branch in Bury’s Mill Gate shopping centre later this month.
The brand known for its coffee and donuts has taken over the former Mothercare unit on Union Street. It is due to open to customers just before Christmas on Friday 22 December. The restaurant has created over 50 new jobs in Bury. The restaurant is one of four to open in Greater Manchester – the others are in Warrington, Altrincham and Sale. Last week, Tim Hortons® announced its first English Drive Thru restaurant would open on Bury New Road in Manchester. There have been a succession of new retailers opening at Mill Gate during the second half of 2017. Bellina’s Boutique a specialist ladies fashion retailer opened last month in Mill Gate’s Minden Parade.
Christmas Wholesale Shop opened earlier in November on The Mall. Other new shops include 2For, Luvyababes, Bond Street Shoes, You Know Who’s, Sofa Storm and Scoota Mart.
Mill Gate centre manager Marie Gribben said: “We are delighted to welcome Tim Hortons® to Mill Gate. We’re sure its famous coffee and donuts will be a big hit with our shoppers. It has been a good year for Mill Gate with a lots of new and interesting retailers joining us.”