Former Poundworld store has been taken over by another bargain brand

A new shop selling thousands of items for £1 is opening on the site of a former Poundworld store.

One Below will open on Chapel Street, Southport, on Friday (July 9) at 10am.

The bargain shop is just one new venture for Chapel Street.

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The Fragrance Shop is due to open next door, while the former BHS department store opposite is being turned into an aparthotel, with shops and a bar.

Tesco is also due to open a new store at the entrance to Southport Railway Station.

One Below launched back in March 2019 and quickly became a go-to for many shoppers looking for a bargain.

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The £1-or-less discount store saw hundreds of shoppers queue on its opening days in St Helens, Bootle and Kirkby.

It also has a branch in St Johns Shopping Centre in Liverpool.

Now the bargain store, which was created by the original founders of Poundworld before it was sold to an American company, is opening its newest store on Chapel Street, Southport.

Sharing the news on Instagram, One Below wrote: “We’ve got that Friday Feeling! Just one week to go until another NEW STORE OPENING.

“Friday 9th July at 10am at 40-44 Chapel Street, Southport. Over 4,000 products at £1 and under with lots of special opening offers “

One Below offers a wide range of products, with items from cleaning to groceries and home to health and beauty, baby care, toys and DIY.

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