March 6, 2018 1.05 pm This story is over 67 months old

Opening date finally revealed for first Lincoln Hobbycraft

Good news for arts and crafts lovers.

Craft enthusiasts can finally cut and paste the official opening date for the first Lincoln Hobbycraft store into their diaries.

The popular national arts and crafts retailer is set to open its doors on Valentine Retail Park next to AHF on Wednesday, April 4.

Photo: Deeksha Teri for The Lincolnite

Inside, customers will find a selection of craft, sewing, knitting and crochet supplies.

The company previously told The Lincolnite it had been “exploring opportunities in the city” for a while.

Photo: Deeksha Teri for The Lincolnite

Signs have now appeared on the outside of the unit announcing the official opening date.

The first Hobbycraft store opened in 1995. There are now 91 shops across the UK, but the Lincoln store would be the brand’s first in Lincolnshire.

Hundreds of people previously shared their excitement when The Lincolnite broke the news of the news store’s arrival.