40 YEARS OLD AND STILL GOING STRONG Charles Wilson Carpets at 39 Hermitage Road in Hitchin has come a long way in 40 years. It was started by Charles and Pamela Wilson in 1972, and has been going from strength to strength ever since. From a small lock up to a welcoming shop, a well stocked showroom and fully mobile service -the last 40 years have been very busy! To celebrate this wonderful achievement, Charles Wilson Carpets are offering £40 discount for every £400 spent. This 40 day offer runs from 12th May to 20th June 2012. They are also offering free entry to their prize draw to win free flooring worth £400 – just call in the shop in person and leave your contact details to enter. These special offers were launched in style last Saturday with the Charles Wilson Carpets team and the Hitchin Town Crier meeting shoppers in Hitchin's market square. "Thanks to the Town Crier, we were definitely noticed and we certainly brought a smile to shoppers' faces!" said Helen Wilson. The next generation of Wilsons are now running the business. Flooring tastes have changed however the family's tradition of outstanding customer service remains. "We offer all types of flooring and can cater for any budget" explains Mark Wilson. "We take great pride in providing quality and a reliable service." Charles Wilson Carpets has its own team of qualified fitters. "Our specialist team is expert in carpet, hard flooring, wood and vinyl" adds Adam Wilson. "We happily advise our customers so they enjoy the best flooring solution for their requirements." Following the closure of Philpotts' earlier this year, Charles Wilson Carpets are delighted that Gary Watts their head fitter has now joined the team. With lots of special offers and full details of the £40 discount and free prize draw, now's the perfect time to call in to Charles Wilson Carpets at 39 Hermitage Road and say "congratulations" on their 40th Anniversary.
Well done to the Wilson's.There aren't too many shops now,who can say they've been around that long,the exceptions probably would be Hawkins,Gatward's & Stripe.I'm sure there are others,but those three plus Wilson's Carpets are the one's which stick out in my mind.