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Land of Beds Sponsor Frodsham Downhill Run’s Finish Line

Following the opening our new showroom on Church Street in March, we are delighted to announce that we will be sponsoring the finish line at this year’s Frodsham Downhill Run. We will also be carrying a mattress through Castle Park and down the final home straight on Sunday 3 July. “Team work, healthy lifestyles and community giving are values we’re proud to support,” says our Managing Director Mike Murray. “We have donated to Frodsham Community Association and volunteered a ...

Book Bonanza for Frodsham and Helsby Primary Schools – courtesy of Land of Beds

We are delighted to announce that we will be donating book vouchers to a primary school of our customers’ choice each time a bed is purchased in-store at Frodsham or Helsby during June. Our special promotion will see our local communities’ school-aged children benefit from brand-new reading material – supporting improved literacy. “We’ve been inspired by National Share-A-Story Month – a celebration of the power of storytelling and story-sharing,” says our Director ...

Dragon’s Den star Hilary Devey Launches Debut Duvalay Collection with Exclusive Land of Beds Designs

If you’ve ever fancied curling up with Pride and Prejudice’s romantic hero Mr Darcy, we have exciting news… Pemberley, the country home of literature’s most enigmatic leading man, is the namesake of one of three new mattresses we’re proud to exclusively stock from Dragon’s Den star Hilary Devey OBE’s debut collection for Duvalay. Having been won over by Duvalay’s owners Alan and Liz Colleran on the BBC hit show, Hilary (pictured below) bought a 26 percent stake in the company ...

Mental Health Awareness Week 2016: How to tell someone stress and anxiety are affecting your sleep

Good relationships are fundamental to our mental health and wellbeing – that’s the important message of Mental Health Awareness Week, 2016, which launched on 16 May. Being able to talk to your partner, family or friends about how stress, anxiety and other mental health conditions are impacting on the quality of your sleep is a positive step towards regaining control over your symptoms. If you regularly share a bed with your partner, or want to enjoy fun, social times which may involve ...

Independent Retail Director declared ‘Inspirational Business Woman’

We're proud to announce that our Company Director Caroline Murray has been recognised for her outstanding professional achievements and declared an ‘Inspirational Business Woman’ at the ‘Cheshire Woman of the Year Awards 2016’. Caroline, aged 36, was nominated by her colleagues at Land of Beds. They praised her as the ‘perfect example of a caring, hard-working, Cheshire-born mum’ who ‘inspires others onto personal and professional success’. “Not only is Caroline a ...

Astmoor newcomer reaches BID Business of the Year finals

We are delighted to announce that we have been Highly Commended for business excellence just nine months after moving into the Business Improvement District (BID) of Astmoor, Cheshire. Our new distribution centre on the Astmoor Industrial Park opened last August in a strategic move designed to capitalise on the proximity of the Mersey Gateway. We were one of only five finalists in the ‘BID Business of the Year’ category at the Halton Business Awards 2016, which was hosted by the ...

National Stop Snoring Week 2016: 5 ways to get snoring under control for a good night’s sleep

TV personality Judge Judy has been accused of it. Arguably the greatest footballer of his generation, Lionel Messi, is rumoured to keep his teammates awake with it. Tom Cruise reportedly does it so loudly, he had a soundproof 'snortorium' built… It doesn't matter whether you’re a celebrity, a member of royalty (Prince Harry, we’re looking at you) or an everyday ‘Joe Bloggs’ - the snoring curse can strike anyone. Snoring cannot be cured, but the good news is that it is controllable. ...

Gala awards night in honour of a record-breaking year for Land of Beds!

Our valued staff members and sub-contractors were treated to a gala awards evening on Saturday night in honour of what has been a record-breaking turnover year for Land of Beds. End-of-year figures revealed colleagues from the Customer Service, Sales and Ecommerce teams had not only met their projected turnover target of £5million for 2015 but had smashed it by more than £400,000. The Logistics team were also credited with facilitating thousands of UK-wide deliveries. “It’s been ...

National Pet Month: If YOU share a bed with your pet, you need to read this!

How to maintain high hygiene and comfort levels for you and your four-legged friends When it comes to lights out, hands up if the pitter-patter of four paws followed by a sudden dead-weight at the end of the bed is part of your sleep routine? You’re not alone… It’s estimated that just over half of dog-owners allow their pets to sleep in their bed with them – and a recent study found that those who sleep with a pet in the room feel more safe and secure and thus have a better night’s ...

National Sleep Strategy plea backed by leading bed indie

As an award-winning independent bed retailer, we're proud to back calls for a national sleep strategy and “slumber number” to guide the public on how much sleep they should be aiming to get. The Royal Society for Public Health’s report Waking Up to the Health Benefits of Sleep, issued today, states: “Sleep is as vital for survival and health as food and water”. Yet worrying findings that illustrate the scale of the nation’s sleep deprivation problem include: one in three people ...