Carpetright to replace Woolworths in Potters Bar

A CARPET retailer is moving into Potters Bar, having bought the former Woolworths store. The unit in Darkes Lane has been vacant for some three months, after the iconic retail chain ceased trading in January. The empty shop has now been snapped up by Carp

A CARPET retailer is moving into Potters Bar, having bought the former Woolworths store.

The unit in Darkes Lane has been vacant for some three months, after the iconic retail chain ceased trading in January.

The empty shop has now been snapped up by Carpetright, which has more than 400 stores across the country.

The announcement follows weeks of speculation about the future of the outlet.

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