The heritage Geddes Carpets name has returned to Wiltshire with the opening of a new store in Royal Wootton Bassett.

Charles Geddes Carpets was incorporated in May this year and has agreed a six-year lease on a small premises on the High Street, formerly occupied by discount retailer The Ninety Niner.

Its sole director at present is listed as Kim Fordham, who together with Paul Fordham held a majority stake in Geddes Carpets. Geddes Carpets had a longstanding store in nearby Malmesbury which closed in May this year.