A new business is to open in Hexham.

Replacing the former site Clintons, Card Factory have announced they will open a new store on 23-25 Fore Street in Hexham.

The business is expected to employ up to six staff members and to open late June.

Steve Lilley, Executive Director of Retail Operations said “We are looking forward to opening our new store in Hexham in late June. At their new cardfactory store, local shoppers will be able to enjoy our extensive range of cards and gifts as well as benefitting from our new, convenient click and collect service."