Wesley Owen opens first new store

<p>Christian bookseller Wesley Owen is to open its first new branch this autumn, after growing to 40 stores through acquisition. The Bath store will occupy three of the retail units at the Forum venue, a converted 1930s cinema owned by Bath City Church. The 1,000 sq ft store is expected to open from September, with a stock of around 4,000 titles. Wesley Owen, part of the Send the Light charity, has 40 stores across England and Scotland, as well as a direct mail service and website. It is currently refitting its Bromley and Bolton stores. Malcolm Stockdale, m.d., said: "We have strong links ...

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