A CITY centre Starbucks is re-opening today, and eight new jobs have been created.

Following renovations, the coffee shop on Sauchiehall Street has doubled in size and all furniture, flooring and lighting have been replaced.

There is also new artwork and more soft seating for customers to enjoy.

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Store manager Dominique Girasoli said: We are excited to re-open our store on Sauchiehall Street and we are grateful to all of our customers in the area for their loyalty.

"To celebrate, we have organised coffee tasting sessions and complimentary offers for the local community throughout the re-opening weekend."

The Starbucks, which is located at 27 Sauchiehall Street, is open from 6.30am to 9pm, Monday to Sunday.