Focus DIY administrators Ernst &Young have revealed the locations of all Focus stores purchased from retailers Wickes and B&M Bargains.

Kingfisher revealed earlier today the locations of the stores it has purchased.

Wickes has conditionally agreed to acquire 13 stores and it is “envisaged” that the staff at the stores will transfer to Wickes under the transaction, according to Ernst & Young.

The Focus stores purchased by Wickes are:

  • Beverley,East Yorkshire
  • Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire
  • Burgess Hill, West Sussex
  • Chesham, Buckinghamshire
  • Hailsham, Sussex
  • Hertford, Hertfordshire
  • Hinckley, Leicestershire
  • Maldon, Essex
  • Nuneaton, Warwickshire
  • Rushden, Northants
  • Tunstall, Stoke on Trent
  • West Wickham, Kent
  • Winsford, Cheshire

B&M Bargains has conditionally agreed to acquire 11 stores. Ernst & Young said it too hopes to transfer Focus staff to B&M.

The Focus stores purchased by B&M Bargains are:

  • Alloa, Clackmannanshire                
  • Bathgate, West Lothian
  • Brownhills, West Midlands
  • Burnley, Lancashire
  • Coalville, Leicestershire              
  • Cramlington,  Northumberland             
  • Darlington, County Durham
  • Dunfermline, Fife             
  • Leek, Staffordshire
  • Shipley, West Yorkshire
  • Skipton , North Yorkshire