Orange seagull nothing to do with us

There are rumours flying (no pun) around at the moment that Lok’nStore may have been involved an incident with an orange seagull. As reported by BBC Wales, this seagull was scavenging for food at a curry factory when it slipped into a vat of tikka masala. The result was a bright orange seagull in Lok’nStore’s [...]

Boxes & Bubblewrap Summer Price Drop

Someone once said that nothing ever goes down in price… Except at Lok’nStore were we have put down the prices of all of the packaging materials in our stores! From the 1st June 2016 every single item in our Box Shop has dropped in price, meaning you can save even more money with Lok’nstore.  For [...]

‘Handle With Care’ live theatre show in Harlow this weekend

Handle with Care live theatre

As part of their ‘Pay what you can season’ Harlow Playhouse with Dante or Die will be performing live theatre at a self-storage facility in Harlow this weekend. Handle with Care is a live show where the audience can get so close to the main action that they are virtually taking part as they immerse themselves [...]

New Self Storage Facility In Bristol

LoknStore Self Storage Bristol

A brand new self storage facility is about to open in Bristol at the Longwell Green Trade Park. At Lok’nStore head office we are proud to announce the opening of our newest storage centre in the City of Bristol. Anyone who has driven through the trade estate over the last few months cannot have failed [...]

Make space, declutter and get a lodger

It’s not only buy-to-let landlords who get to make a fortune from renters, as the government is about to relax the tax threshold on the amount you can earn from getting a lodger in under your own roof. From 6 April 2016 the tax free allowance for a lodger increases from £4,250 per annum to [...]

Lok’nStore to host ‘Handle With Care’ play

Lok’nStore Reading, Harlow and Poole are to host the play ‘Handle With Care’ by South Street’s Sitelines. The Dante or Die theatre company with perform the play which follows the character Zoe from 1988 to the present day as she stores her belongings. HARLOW Fri 13th (7.30pm), 8.15pm, 9pm Sat 14th (7.30pm), 8.15pm, 9pm Sun [...]

Happy 10th Birthday Lok’nStore Farnborough

Aerial photo of LoknStore Farnborough

2016 marks the 10th Anniversary of the opening of Lok’nStore’s first purpose built self storage facility on the Hawley Lane in Farnborough. Up until 2005 Lok’nStore had usually acquired sites which already had a building that could be converted. For example an old warehouse or factory which could be stripped down, smartened up and brought [...]

New Storage Centres For 2016


Chichester Lok’nStore will be opening 3 new storage buildings in 2016 making it one of their busiest years to date (apart from 2001). A converted building opened early January in Chichester – a new location for Lok’nStore – which is already seeing a huge about of interest from local householders and business in the area.  [...]