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When Dudley joined his parents at Ramsdens, not only did he have a vision for the future of the everexpanding store, he also persuaded his father that wholesale was the way forward. As national supermarket chains closed in, Dudley had an idea to compete with the bigger “mults”, to which the likes of Morrison’s, Sainsbury’s and Asda, for example, are referred. With the success of the store, Dudley was made managing director and his father, Ron, decided to retire. A leisure and retail scheme in an old department store in Grimsby has been given the go-ahead, against the advice of planning officers. In the mid Seventies, we moved again to far larger premises in Adam Smith Street, where it remains today.

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We decided to make the shopping experience easier for our customers and combined our furniture, beds, carpets and curtains into the existing toy store, creating Ramsden Home Interiors. Emergency Services Off-shore oil refinery worker airlifted to Grimsby hospital The Coastguard Helicopter landed at Grimsby Rugby Club this morning to meet an awaiting ambulance.

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Dudley was also keen to praise his personal assistant, Bridget Pepper, who has been supporting the chatty, coffee-loving chairman for over 41 years. We use cookies to help our site work, to understand how it used, and to tailor the adverts presented on our site. The definitive approval of the scheme comes after it was recommended for refusal following objections from the owners of Freshney Place, who claimed a retail park would threaten its large investments, such as the Primark expansion and the multi-million pound cinema and restaurant development.

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North East Lincolnshire Council planners have approved a reserved matter application for the old Ramsdens store to be turned into a multi-million pound retail outlet. The former Ramsdens Discount Department Store closed its doors for the final time in April last year.

The new retail development on Cleethorpe Road in Grimsby will generate 64, square feet of retail and leisure space. Wykeland is one of Yorkshire and the Humber’s leading commercial developers. As more mults have moved into the area, we have had to look at other ways in which to manoeuvre the business, which is why we have made the decision to close the original store and develop the site.

Today, it is the company’s massive home interiors store. Ramsdens is to be turned into 13 unit retail park in a multi-million pound redevelopment Get the biggest Daily stories by email Subscribe See our privacy notice. For decades, members of the community enjoyed the practicality of a one-stop shop for many of their requirements and Dee Bee Wholesale, Dudley and his staff practically sped into a new millennium.

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When Dudley joined his parents at Ramsdens, not only did he have a vision for the future of the everexpanding store, he also persuaded his father that wholesale was the way forward. Alongside dining tables and chairs, we also have a range of matching dining room furniture available to complete the ramsrens of your room. We use cookies to provide you with an innovative and exciting website.


Sideboards and dressers offer fantastic additional storage and can be ideal places to keep plates, glasses and the like, making space in the kitchen for the food you’ll need for all those dinner parties you’ll be throwing to show off your new furniture!

In the mid Seventies, we moved again to far larger premises in Adam Smith Street, where it remains today.

Decorating – Ramsdens Home Interiors

Ironically, Dudley and his team later purchased the Cleethorpe Road building, when Asda moved closer to the town centre, and the space rmasdens transformed into Ramsdens toy store. The toys went back to the original site ramdsens the superstore. Demolition of the current Ramsdens store could begin within a matter of months, and when built, the retail park will include 13 retail outlets, parking for cars and facilities for disabled people and cyclists.

Rising through the ranks and learning every aspect of the business, David is now the managing director for the retail arm, having worked for the company for 48 years. Just one year after opening the food hall, a fresh-faced young man by the name of David Christy was interviewed by Dudley for the carpet department. He has previously said a refusal would lead to Grimsby being left with “a potentially ramsvens site indefinitely”.

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As far as we know, there is nowhere else that you can buy all of this under one roof.