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DIY store celebrates 50 years of trading

Published: 9 July 2012
Sheppards DIY in Coventry celebrated its 50th anniversary with open days last Saturday and Sunday.
DIY store celebrates 50 years of trading
The event was opened by the city's deputy Lord Mayor Gary Crookes who cut through a chain with a pair of bolt cutters.

"We wanted to keep the DIY theme," managing director Ken Sheppard told DIY Week. As well as special promotion, customers were offered food drinks and a prize draw.

Mr Sheppard said that turnover trebled compared with a normal weekend.

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