Greggs planning to open store in Lisburn

Greggs is the largest bakery chain in the UK.

Greggs is the largest bakery chain in the UK.

Bakery chain Greggs has confirmed that it is planning to open a store in Lisburn.

Responding to speculation that it is due to open an outlet at Bow Street in the city centre, a spokesperson for the company said: “We are interested in bringing Greggs to Lisburn and we will confirm shop location and opening date as soon as possible.”

The bakery already has two outlets in the area - franchises at the Applegreen services on the M1 motorway.

It also has a number of other stores across Northern Ireland and is expected to announce plans for further outlets in the near future.