New Tesco Express Supports Sophie’s Appeal

Sophie’s Appeal Founder, Lin Barringer and veteran Saints footballer Francis Benali were the guests of honour when the new Tesco Express store on Bishopstoke Road recently opened and were invited to cut a ribbon and declare the new store officially open.

As part of the opening celebrations, store manager, Darren Wheeler and his team presented Sophie’s Appeal with a cheque for £500.
Darren said: “We are delighted to be able to support Sophie’s Appeal, as it does such fantastic work for those living in the Eastleigh community. We are so pleased that Lin and Francis came to open the new store and join in the celebrations with us.”
The store chose to donate to Sophie’s Appeal as part of its commitment to supporting the local community.