A POPULAR Poundland store in Glasgow has been announced for closure. 

Employees of the discount retailer appear to be preparing to close the West End branch with just days of trade left. 

UPDATE: Poundland bosses respond to Glasgow store closure

Glasgow Times:

Signs have appeared at the Dumbarton Road shop in Partick announcing its final day of business.

It reads: "Poundland Partick, last day of trade Saturday, January 15, 2021."

Glasgow Times:

The bargain giant has since revealed that the firm's lease of the shop has expired. 

Poundland bosses revealed they were as "disappointed" with employees over its closure. 

A spokesperson said: “We’re as disappointed as our colleagues and customers to be closing our store in Dumbarton Road, Partick, on January 15. Sadly, our lease has expired. 

“We’re still offering customers amazing value at our other Glasgow stores. 

"Where we close a store, it goes without saying we always work hard to look after colleagues directly affected.”