Jurby Junk to close in October

An popular shop in the north of the Island has announced it will be closing its doors in October.

Jurby Junk confirmed it will cease trading on October 15th over 40 years after opening.

The store is popular with locals and tourists, while owner Stella Pixton has featured in a number of television shows about the shop, including Antiques Roadshow.

The shop sells an eclectic mix of junk, bric-a-brac and books.

Fans have taken to Jurby Junk's Facebook page to express their sadness at the announcement.