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New Tesco in Langley Road to open with charity donation to Herts Young Homeless
2:50pm Monday 9th September 2013 in News
A new supermarket opening in Watford will celebrate its launch with a donation to the Herts Young Homeless (HYH) charity.
Jennie Rawlings, Marketing Manager at HYH, will be the guest of honour when the new Tesco Express store in Langley Road opens on Tuesday, September 17. She will be invited to cut a ribbon to declare the new store officially open.
Store manager, Amit Patel and his team will present Jennie with a cheque for £500.
HYH services are open to all 16 to 24-year-olds who are homeless or threatened with homelessness in Watford.
They provide information and support as well as emergency accommodation through its "Crashpad" scheme.
The Tesco donation will be used to supply starter packs for young people moving into accommodation for the first time. Starter packs include items such as duvets, cutlery and crockery.
Location of the new store
The doors of the new Tesco Express will open for the first time at 8am with the official opening ceremony and cheque presentation taking place at 10.30am.
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