National superstore opens at Liverton Business Park

Homewares superstore The Range has opened the doors to the newest store in its national chain at Clinton Devon Estates’ Liverton Business Park in Exmouth.

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National superstore opens at Liverton Business Park

Eager customers formed long queues at the official opening which was attended by Lord Clinton, his son and daughter-in-law Charles and Rosy Fane Trefusis and Estates Director John Varley.

Owner and founder of The Range, Chris Dawson was joined by Deputy Mayor of Exmouth, Councillor Jeff Trail, to cut a ceremonial ribbon marking the opening of the new superstore.

John Varley said: “The Range is a well-established and highly successful chain which has chosen to open its latest branch at Liverton Business Park, a place that’s ideally located to serve the town of Exmouth and the wider East Devon area.”

Chris Dawson added: “It was great to have so many people turn up to celebrate the opening in Exmouth this morning. We are certain that the new store will be a positive addition to the local area and would like to thank the council for being so supportive and welcoming.”

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We are trustees for life of the countryside

– 22nd Baron Clinton, 2002

Handing over something more valuable than we have today,

– Estates ethos

But our power for good or evil in this world’s affairs in a countryside is enormous

– Robert Lipscomb, Steward 1865 – 1892

to set out against the Scots, the King’s enemies and rebels

– Instructions given by Edward 1 to John de Clinton on 8th April 1298, prior to him leading the Royal army to victory at the Battle of Falkirk. As a direct result the Clinton Barony was formed on 22nd July 1299

…and the Lord Clinton was, by the whole Council, brought to the King’s presence, who after like thanks was given, was pleased that he should be made High Admiral of England and one of his Privy Council…

– Official record of appointment of 9th Baron Clinton as Lord High Admiral for life on 4th May 1550