New John Lewis store in Ashford

A new multi-million pound store is opening near Ashford in Kent today.

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First customer welcomed into new John Lewis store

Anna Ward from Charing is greeted with flowers and champagne as the first customer of Ashford's new John Lewis Credit: ITV Meridian

A new multi-million pound store has welcomed its first customer this morning!

John Lewis at Home which has been built near Junction 9 of the M20 in Kent has opened its doors to the public.

Anna Ward, from Charing, was the first customer into the enter the shop, which will focus on selling furniture, electrical and home technology.

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