Queensgate Shopping Centre has announced the arrival of Black Sheep Coffee, the independent coffee pioneer, which opened its doors today (September 7).

Black Sheep Coffee will occupy a spacious 1,800 sq ft kiosk unit on the ground floor of Queensgate.

The new addition will create 12 local jobs and visitors to the shopping centre can look forward to indulging in the brand's iconic coffee menu, featuring 100 per cent speciality grade Robusta beans.

Black Sheep Coffee will also offer a delightful array of Norwegian waffles, bagels, toasties, and smoothie bowls, complemented by an assortment of cakes, pastries, and light bites.

Catherine Lambert, centre director at Queensgate, added: "We're excited to welcome Black Sheep Coffee to Queensgate and bring its fantastic reputation for quality coffee and food to our customers.

"Black Sheep Coffee will be a welcome addition for people enjoying a fun day out shopping or enjoying our new leisure facilities."