Popular Jane 'face of Boots' back in Wellingborough store

She has worked at the shop for 19 years

By Alison Bagley
Tuesday, 6th April 2021, 5:26 pm
'Face of Wellingborough Boots', Jane Holloway is back
'Face of Wellingborough Boots', Jane Holloway is back

A Wellingborough woman who had been made redundant from her beloved retail job is now back doing the job she loves.

Jane Holloway, 41, who lives with Down's Syndrome, had landed her dream job at Boots more than 18 years ago after a work experience stint at the Swansgate store.

Working in a customer-facing role, Jane had become a well-known character behind the counters in the town centre shop, so much so she was recognised abroad by customers on their travels.

High-achiever Jane, who has a Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award and a Baden-Powell Guide Award, has been back meeting and greeting customers as before.

A spokesman for Boots UK said: “We are pleased to have Jane back working in our Wellingborough store doing the job she loves.

"We thank Jane for her loyal service and dedication to both the store and the local community that she serves.”

A family spokesman added: "We are just so pleased that Jane is back doing a job that she really loves."