GLO Bookshop Motherwell 40th Anniversary

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From their beginnings in a former fish & chip shop in Hamilton, to the present store based in the GLO Centre in Motherwell, it has been an exciting journey!

Those 40 years have encompassed three moves, a major fire, working as the STL depot for Scotland and Northern England, and twice winning Large Christian Bookshop of the Year, in 2003 & 2010.

Among the events planned to mark the 40thAnniversary are special meetings in May, a sponsored 40 mile walk to raise funds for one of the key church planting projects, Youth events and a ‘40 Books to Change Your Life’ feature.

Andrew Lacey and the GLO team
Andrew Lacey and the GLO team

Andrew Lacey and the GLO team

Andrew Lacey, the current store manager, commented, “It has been a real privilege to follow on from the pioneering work done in previous years. Although we haven’t been immune to the recent downturn in the trade generally, we continue to make a positive fi nancial contribution to wider work of GLO and to serve the local Christian community. We look forward to a bright future, and express our thanks to customers and suppliers who have supported us so faithfully over the years”.

18th April

April 18th, 2015 - Posted & Written by Together Magazine

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