Leicester store is 53rd for Jessops

Photography specialists Jessops has announced the opening of its 53rd shop in Leicester.

The new 1,880 square-foot store will open in Highcross Shopping Centre on August 19.

It will offer an extensive range of cameras, printing products, services, as well as academy training courses.

Jessops chief executive Neil Old said: “The past three years have been a whirlwind for Jessops, and, 81 years since its inception, we couldn’t be prouder to return to the birth place of the brand.

“Our new shop will offer a fully immersive experience into the world of photography for all levels and abilities. Our team of expert and passionate staff will be dedicated to offering the best customer service that Leicester has to offer. And with our ‘price match promise’, you can be sure that you’re getting the best price available on the high street and online – with the added bonus of expert advice from a professional photographer.”

Title image: Jessops’ first store in Leicester 1935