Screwfix to arrive in Martlesham Heath in February

Multi-channel trade retailer Screwfix is to officially open its first store in Martlesham Heath Thursday 2nd February on Gloster Road. The new branch will create an additional 15 jobs and is part of the company’s ongoing expansion plans.


Screwfix’s new Martlesham Heath Store Manager, Danielle Drake is proud of the contribution the new store has made to employment figures in the region. “We’ve created 15 brand new vacancies and have employed local people from around the Martlesham Heath area. Our new team includes people of all ages and levels of experience, but the most important requirement is that they have the right attitude and can offer superb customer service. Everyone here is really looking forward to the store opening.”


Tradespeople and DIYers are all invited to attend the Martlesham Heath Screwfix opening on Gloster Road where they can also demonstrate their football skills in a free-to-enter ‘Back of the net’ competition. The best score wins a 40in smart TV.


Throughout the store’s launch celebration period from Thursday 2nd February and through the weekend until Sunday 5th February all product ranges will carry a 10% discount among other store specific special offers.


Danielle believes that the store’s convenient location and the ability to provide a Click and Collect service in as little as one minute of ordering will be a real bonus to local tradespeople and DIY enthusiasts.


“I’m confident that we’ve got a great location here in Martlesham Heath. My team and I have already been out and about getting to know local businesses and tradespeople and we’ve all been struck by how friendly everyone has been.”


“At Screwfix we pride ourselves on meeting the needs of today’s busy tradespeople and serious DIYers with a speedy, reliable and convenient service, plus quality value-for-money products. We’re keen to welcome tradespeople and DIY enthusiasts from Martlesham Heath and the surrounding local areas to our new store.”

The brand’s huge range of products and exceptional deals are also available online at, on Screwfix’s mobile site or over the phone on 03330 112 112.


Visit Screwfix’s Martlesham Heath store at: 27 Gloster Road, Martlesham Health, Ipswich, Suffolk. IP5 3RD. Monday to Friday 7am-8pm, Saturday 7am-6pm and Sunday 10am-4pm


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