13 Oct One of the world’s oldest toy shops is returning to Sheffield with a new store
Meadowhall has revealed that the world-famous toy retailer Hamleys is set to open a new branch in the Sheffield shopping centre.
The new shop is reportedly due to open ‘very soon’, although an official date is yet to be confirmed.
Announcing the news, Meadowhall said: “Get ready for a world of fun, magic and theatre along with the biggest selection of all your favourite toys We can’t wait to see you and your smiles!”
The news is a welcome boost for Sheffield’s retail sector as it continues to contend with the implications of the continuing coronavirus pandemic.
Hamleys was founded in 1760, making it the world’s oldest toy retailer, and has more than 160 stores across 18 countries.