Primark has confirmed when it will open its latest store in Suffolk. 

The fashion retailer is set to move into the former Debenhams store in Bury St Edmunds' arc Shopping Centre, after it was first confirmed in November 2022. 

It was revealed in December last year the store would finally open its doors in March. 

East Anglian Daily Times: The new store has created more than 100 jobsThe new store has created more than 100 jobs (Image: Newsquest)

Primark has confirmed the 33,000 sq ft store will be unveiled on Wednesday, March 6 at 10am. 

Philippa Nibbs, Primark director of sales UK, London and the South East, said: “Since we first announced plans to open the store it's been great to see such a positive reaction from the local community and we’re thrilled to confirm the date we will be opening the doors to the people of Bury St Edmunds.

"We’ve welcomed more than 100 new retail colleagues to our team as part of the opening and we’re looking forward to becoming a part of the community.”

A live DJ will be performing on the day of the opening. 

Everyman cinema will open its doors in the same complex on Wednesday, February 14.