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17 Dec 2012

Winner Announced

Congratulations goes to Paul at Forever Young Fancy Dress, Toothill Lane, pictured here with Anna having received their Trophy for coming first in the Best Dressed Window Competition. Over 3000 votes were cast by visitors to the town and to the 'I Love Mansfield' Facebbok page. The 3 runners-up were Hops in a Bottle on Market Street, D'n'G's Hair Salon on Rosemary Street and The Monster Shop on Leeming Street. 

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16 Oct 2012

Jingle Bell Campaign - Coming Soon !!

The Mansfield BID will be issuing purse dipping jingle bells over the festive period along with crime prevention advice. We want to make sure that nothing spoils this magical time for you by ensuring your purse/wallet stays safe with you at all times.  The bells will be available from the Customer Service Desk in the Four Seasons Centre from Sunday 18th November and during every Thursday late shopping night from 5pm to 8pm from one of the BID Ambassadors as they walk around the town. We want you to Love Christmas in Mansfield 

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15 Oct 2012

Coming Soon....

  Vote for the Best Christmas Window Display 2012 We want you to vote for the shop or business which you think has the Best Christmas Window Display in our town centre. Details will be coming soon about which shops and businesses are taking part this year which will be listed here by Sunday 18th November, to coincide with the Christmas Lights Switch-on day. All votes will go into our FREE prize draw, where a winner will be chosen at random after the voting deadline of Monday 3rd December 2012. Winner will be contacted. See more details here and ...

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09 Oct 2012

Join our Christmas Club!

Xibit Jewellery on Market Street have launched their Christmas Club! Just 10% secures any item and you can spread payments right up to Christmas with 0% interest. Let Xibit Jewellery help you to have a great time this Christmas... 

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08 Oct 2012

Don't Bin It!

The Cornwater Club Charity Shop on Queen Street in Mansfield is appealing to businesses to donate their waste textiles to the shop and help raise funds for their old people’s charity and preserve the environment by not sending the items to landfill sites.   These waste textiles, or rags, can be old uniforms, tablecloths, towels, sheets, curtains, even strips of material.  Items which are torn, marked or well- worn are still acceptable. Ron Walker, Chairman said “In these days of corporate social responsibility, businesses can make a positive contribution to charities, at the same ...

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14 Sep 2012

Truely Scrumptious

Favourite Childhood Sweets  A lovely sweet shop, Carousel Sweets on the Market Place sell sweets suitable for all ages, with gift bags and special lollypops. They also do special sweet arrangements which are perfect for gifts for all occasions and make a great cheer-me-up treat for anyone in hospital now that flowers are'nt allowed. Pop in and be reminded of your childhood....which is your favourite sweet? 

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13 Sep 2012

Complete Curtains move premises

  Debbie from Complete Curtains has recently moved her business from West Gate to 53 Leeming Street. There's a brand new sign on the front of the shop so you can't miss it. Debbie says " the business had outgrown the shop on West Gate and we needed more space". Complete Curtains offer a free home consultation for their made to measure service for curtains and blinds and other soft furnishings. Contact them on 01623 631072. All customers are welcome to come and see us, we are happy to help you make your house a home 

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29 Aug 2012

First Year Celebrations

Congratulations to Bev and Leon at Xibit Jewellery, Market Street who celebrate their 1stannivesary on Saturday 1st September. 

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29 Aug 2012

Half Price Parking Offer

  Visitors to Mansfield are being offered half-price parking in the town centre on Tuesdays and Wednesdays for the next two months. The offer applies to Walkden Street Multi-storey Car Park, which is ideally located in the heart of the town centre between Mansfield Bus Station and the Four Seasons Shopping Centre. It means parking will cost only 50p an hour at the car park on Tuesdays and Wednesdays during September and October. The car park, which has 455 spaces, is open from 8am to 6.30pm. Visitors can enjoy all that the town centre has to offer at their ...

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21 Aug 2012

Celebrating 110 years in business

  W Slack and Sons Ltd., Rosemary Street, was established in August 1902 by William Slack, grandfather of the current owner John. Originally the business started making surgical shoes and made to measure footwear. Two of William’s sons Kenneth and Colin carried on the business for many years. Kenneth retired in the 1970’s and Colin continued to run the business until ill health forced him to finish work and the business was taken over by John who had only just turned eighteen. John further developed the outdoor equipment retail side of the business. In 2002 the business celebrated ...

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