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Land of Beds Wins ‘Family Business Award of Excellence’

We are delighted to announce Land of Beds has won the ‘Roberts Bakery Family Business Award of Excellence’ at Cheshire’s 10th annual High Sheriff’s Awards for Enterprise 2015-16. The awards recognise leaders of outstanding businesses in Cheshire, Warrington and Halton. Land of Beds (a third-generation family business based in Helsby) have enjoyed a meteoric rise to the top of the sleep industry - capitalising on the e-commerce explosion with this website - www.landofbeds.co...

How to Create the Perfect Valentine’s Day Setting in Your Bedroom

Is your boudoir Valentine’s Day-ready? If the pathway to your bed is an assault course of stagnant socks and manky mugs, trust us - it’s not going to aid you in the black art of seduction. You need to create an atmosphere of romance and passion – a haven to retreat to for a special evening that’s memorable for all the right reasons. Do not despair, Cupid! Land of Beds is here to get you back on track with our guide to creating the perfect Valentine’s Day setting in your bedroom: ...

Meet our ‘Mo Bros’! Land of Beds proudly supports Movember

You may have noticed some ‘tache twiddling going on in our flagship Helsby store and Runcorn Distribution Centre this month… but it’s all in a good cause. Things have been getting hairy at Land of Beds as our team of ‘Mo Bros’ have taken on the Movember Challenge in a bid to raise awareness of the biggest health issues faced by men: prostate and testicular cancer, poor mental health and physical inactivity. Our ‘Mo Heroes’ – including Bed Specialist Marcus Lightfoot, ...

Fright Night: Halloween poll – What’s the Greatest Ever Horror Movie?

Please note: ***Spoiler alerts ahead!***  Forget tramping the streets ‘Trick or Treating’ this Halloween. Curl up under the duvet instead with a classic blood-curler on the telly, and a pillow to muffle your screams! Here’s our top five shouts for the greatest ever horror movie, best watched from the comfort and safety of your bed. Comment below and tell us which gets your vote (or what have we missed from your personal top five?). The Evil Dead (1981) – “Where are ...

Sleep Good, Feel Good: Create the perfect sleep environment for National Sleep In Day

Turn off your alarm clocks… put that ‘Do Not Disturb’ sign on your bedroom door. Here at Land of Beds, the countdown to National Sleep In Day has officially begun! On Sunday 25 October (joy of joys) the clocks go back - giving everyone a whole extra hour to lounge around in bed! Quite rightly, our friends over at the National Sleep Council have dubbed it a national day of celebration. They’ve teamed up with sleep expert Kathleen McGrath to look at the science behind creating a ...

World Mental Health Day 2015: How sleep affects your mental health

This Saturday (10 October) marks World Mental Health Day 2015 – a global opportunity to reflect on how we can all best support ourselves to have a positive mindset. As with all aspects of maintaining good health, the quality of the sleep you get is crucial. Mind, the mental health charity, report that: “There is a close relationship between sleep and mental health. Many people who experience mental health problems also experience sleep problems.” Mental health problems that are ...

Bed industry’s ‘Oscars’ success for Land of Beds

We’re delighted to announce that Land of Beds has been ‘Highly Commended’ in the Independent Retailer of the Year category at the National Bed Federation’s Bed Industry Awards 2015-16. The ‘Oscars’ of the sleep industry recognise the excellent work of bed manufacturers, suppliers and retailers over the past 12-18 months. They were presented at the Bed Show Gala Dinner at the Telford International Centre on Tuesday 22 September. Mike Murray, our Director, said: “This ...