Footwear brand Skechers opening Lincoln store tomorrow

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Update: Due to work being ahead of schedule, Skechers will no be opening on December 6 at 9am at Waterside Shopping Centre in Lincoln

Final preparations are being made ahead of footwear brand Skechers opening its new Lincoln Store.

As previously reported, Waterside Shopping Centre will welcome the global leader in performance and lifestyle footwear on December 7 when it officially opens.

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Contracts for a ten year lease on the new shop were signed in May for the 1,500 square feet unit, which sits opposite Goldsmiths and next to Three on the High Street level.

The shop will be Skechers 58th UK store offering the brand’s renowned footwear and will also create around 12 new jobs in the city.

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“Simon Hussey of Clubsports previously said: “Lincoln is a growing and rapidly changing city, and we’re really looking forward to opening a Skechers store there.

“Clubsports are opening their 11th franchise store to complement existing 48 Skechers company owned stores, with the store officially opening Friday, December 7.

“The Waterside Centre is a fantastic shopping centre and popular with people of all ages, who, at the moment have to travel for about an hour to visit one of our stores.

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“We’re keen to change that.”