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The UK’s proudest parents have been announced!

Our nationwide search for the UK’s proudest parents has come to its conclusion. We asked you, the nation’s parents, to share with us the moments that filled you with the most pride, and you inundated us with entries! We are delighted to announce our lucky winner as Amber Goddard, of Plymouth. Up against truly heart-warming competition […]

ScS named ‘Best Flooring Retailer 2018’

We are extremely proud to announce that we have been named Best Flooring Retailer 2018 by leading industry magazine, Interiors Monthly. The award, which recognises excellence within the furniture and interiors sector, saw us beat off some opposition within an extremely competitive sector, and highlights the continued hard work of our flooring teams nationwide. On the […]

Essex youngster crowned top designer in My Sofa Is Competition

To celebrate the natural creativity of youngsters, we teamed up with Ashley Manor, a UK award-winning upholstery expert, to launch a nationwide design competition called ‘My Sofa is’. Gracee Denning, aged 10, has been crowned the top designer, with her school inspired sofa winning first place in a national vote. The Essex youngster entered her […]

ScS and Mind team up for World Mental Health Day

We teamed up with Tyneside and Northumberland Mind ahead of World Mental Health Day, to help the region reduce their stress levels and improve mental well being from the comfort of their sofa. We carried out a study to find out if Brits believe the state of their home affects their stress levels after it was revealed […]

Blackpool man crowned Britain’s Ultimate Lazy boy!

We all have those little frustrations about our partners habits around the house. From failing to do the dishes to hogging the bed covers; the smallest things can really get under our skin. Following the results of a survey which revealed that 82%1 of British men don’t make their own bed, and only 15% do […]

ScS continues Foundation of Light support

ScS is continuing its commitment to giving hundreds of young people access to sport by extending its partnership with Foundation of Light. We have made donations totalling £40,000 to support the Foundation’s award-winning Tackle It and Making Moves programmes which specialise in delivering disability sports coaching as well as social education sessions, covering topics from racism […]

The history of ScS!

After 120 years of trading, ScS has gone from a single, family run furniture store to one of the UK’s largest sofa and carpet specialists, with 100 stores nationwide. ScS began trading as a general home furnishings store in Sunderland in 1894, under the name Sunderland Suites Centres, before growing steadily within the North East […]

Seaham Coast U7s football team kick off with support from ScS

ScS has donated £1,000 towards the Seaham Coast Football Club, allowing the U7s squad to develop into a full team and become a member of the Durham County Football Association. The club has also signed up Lee French, Senior Business Reporting Analyst at ScS, to manage the team. The club approached Lee to coach the youngsters […]

ScS furnishes Hazel Oak School with custom-designed library armchair

We are extremely proud to announce our donation of a custom-made armchair to Hazel Oak School, an all age special school for children with moderate learning difficulties in Solihull. The cosy chair will now take pride of place in the school’s newly-refurbished library, and enable the teachers and learning-support staff to create an inviting space […]

100 good causes benefit from fund launched by ScS!

To celebrate reaching 100 stores nationwide we called on local communities across the UK to nominate charities and other good causes to receive a donation from a newly-launched £10,000 celebratory fund. As a thank you for the support received from local people and customers on its journey to 100 stores, the business wanted to put something […]