Griff heralds the opening of Waterstone's

ONE of Britain's most accomplished comedy actors is coming to Weston to visit a new-look bookshop. Griff Rhys Jones, star of Not the Nine O'Clock News and double act Smith and Jones, will be at Ottakar's when it re-opens as a Waterstone's. The bookshop is

ONE of Britain's most accomplished comedy actors is coming to Weston to visit a new-look bookshop.Griff Rhys Jones, star of Not the Nine O'Clock News and double act Smith and Jones, will be at Ottakar's when it re-opens as a Waterstone's.The bookshop is one of several stores in Weston's Sovereign Shopping Centre getting ready for a face-lift. Bon Marche and Evans are both having major refurbishments and will be closed while the work is carried out and Currys Digital, formerly a Dixons, is being restocked after the change.Centre manager Nick Cooke said "This is excellent news for Weston and shows that major retailers have continued confidence in the Sovereign Shopping Centre as a shopping destination."Ottakar's will be closed on October 11 while internal changes take place and a new fascia will be put up on October 26.Griff Rhys Jones will visit the store on October 27 from 5.30pm-6.30pm and be available to sign his new comic biography Semi-Detached.