Age Scotland's 13th shop opens in Falkirk

Published on 20 January 2012 12:00 PM

Falkirk shop opening

Pipe marches and balloons heralded the opening of Age Scotland's new charity shop on Falkirk High Street this morning.

And, if first indications are anything to go by, it looks like being a success story, with £85 being taken in the first half hour.

Retail Manager Jason Elder says: "I am expecting this new shop to perform well on the basis of past experience in Falkirk with another charity. Now for our 14th shop and we have a property in mind in Glasgow's west end that fits the bill, so watch this space."

Rosie Berridge from Age Scotland's finance department was on hand to ensure that recent training of manager Brian and his staff had paid dividends and Communication and Campaigns Manager Lindsay Scott recorded the occasion for posterity.

In the process he continued his proud tradition of being the first customer in new Age Scotland shops, having bought CDs at the opening of Stirling, Nicolson Street in Edinburgh and now Falkirk.


Your Age Scotland

Set your location to see what Age Scotland offers in your local area.

Age Scotland Helpline:
0800 470 80 90

Contact us

Use our online form to give feedback about Age Scotland and this website.

Donate Now

Support Age Scotland with a gift now.


Donate Now

Give with confidence

If you donate to Age Scotland, we guarantee that as members of the FRSB, you can give with confidence and that your money will be used honestly and properly.

Close window
Display options

Set the appearance of this website so you can read it more easily

Text size


To see information relating to England, Northern Ireland or Wales set your preference below: