Aldi has revealed its festive opening hours for their stores across the country.

It will be a celebratory first Christmas for Cumnock this year, with the store opening not long before the big day.

Aldi bosses confirmed the Cumnock store will open on Thursday, November 25 at 8am. The new Ayr Road store will be run by John Boyle, store manager, along with a team of 29 staff members from the local community.

Mr Boyle and his team will be joined by Team GB bronze medallist Stuart Benson to celebrate the store opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony.

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As for Christmas, the new store will be opening until 6pm on Christmas Eve, but customers should check local store details online to avoid disappointment.

Aldi will close its stores as usual on Christmas Day, and will once again keep all stores shut on Boxing Day as a thank you to colleagues and in recognition of their hard work throughout the year.

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The majority of stores will also be open from 8am until 8pm in between Christmas and New Year.

They will open until 6pm on New Year’s Eve to help shoppers get everything they need.