Mayor of Chorley, Coun Hasina Khan, with children from local primary schools and store staff officially opens the new store.

IN PICTURES: Sneak peek inside Chorley's new Lidl superstore on the former Pines Hotel site

Chorley's new Lidl opened its doors on Thursday morning (May 23) after more than five months of construction work.

The supermarket has been built on the site of the former Pines Hotel off Preston Road in Clayton-le-Woods, with 40 jobs created for the region.

The bakery counter
The bakery counter
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Prices that promise to 'knock your socks off'
Prices that promise to 'knock your socks off'
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British town crier Peter Taunton
British town crier Peter Taunton
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Mayor of Chorley, Coun Hasina Khan, right, presents prizes to local primary school pupils for their winning poster designs.
Mayor of Chorley, Coun Hasina Khan, right, presents prizes to local primary school pupils for their winning poster designs.
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