Inverurie store Mitchells to close


Mitchells, The Dairy Shop and Tearoom in lnverurie will shut its doors for the last time at the end of the month (October 26).

Owners Patrick Mitchell, Judy Whyte and Keith Whyte said a challenging trading environment, coupled with changing consumer shopping habits and rising overheads meant the business could no longer compete with discounters and online stores.

In 2016, the store was shortlisted for an SLR Reward in the Fresh & Chilled category.

The owners thanked customers, suppliers and staff for their support and custom.