The Next store in Barnstaple High Street will be closing for good tomorrow (Thursday) ahead of the new store opening at Anchorwood Bank.

The Next store in Barnstaple High Street closes on July 26.The Next store in Barnstaple High Street closes on July 26.

The High Street shop will close its doors while staff prepare to move over to the new retail park.

The new Next will include a home section, as well as a Costa Coffee shop.

Nextpay customers will enjoy a private, invite-only shopping party on Tuesday (July 31) evening with discounts and a glass of bubbly.

The new retail units at Anchorwood Bank. Picture: Sarah HowellsThe new retail units at Anchorwood Bank. Picture: Sarah Howells

The store opens to the general public on Wednesday (August 1).

The Iceland Food Warehouse at the retail park is also opening next week, on Tuesday (July 31).

DFS will be the final store of the three to open, with the date set for Saturday, August 18.