A NEW hospice charity shop opens its doors in Clacton next month.

Chelmsford-based J’s Hospice is opening its first charity shop in the town, on Rosemary Road, on March 7 at 12.30pm.

The hospice provides care for young adults aged 16 to 40 across Essex with life-threatening illnesses.

The shop will be opened by Clacton MP Douglas Carswell.