Return of Retail


Small non-essential retail shops in England and Wales can open today (June 15th) due to new Government guidelines and Lockdown restrictions being eased. This means that Shopping centres, clothing shops, book shops, etc. can now open and letting customers browse as long as they follow social distancing rules or wear face coverings to protect yourself from catching the virus.

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Is Retail ready to Return?

This has been the challenging time for retail, but as of Monday 15th June 2020, shops can re-open their doors and invite customers into their establishment.

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Each shop must ensure that they are meeting ‘COVID-19-secure guidelines’ which includes, implementing relevant hygiene and social distancing measures in order to protect staff members and customers.

Is Floor Coverings Local ready to Return?

Although we have had some questions asking about this, and when we’ll be allowed to open – we have yet to announce our official re-opening. Floor Coverings Local is a mobile shop that comes to your door, as Lockdown measures on ‘house gatherings’ is still not allowed – we cannot open yet but we will keep you updated daily on when we can open again.

In the meantime, we are still accepting deliveries and taking all enquires. Please be patient with us, we’re here to help as much as we possibly can. If you need us, please call 0800 920 2092