Customers sipped bubbly and shopped in the new store with the grand opening hailed a success.
Julie said: “Our opening day was a great success and I’d like to thank all our customers who visited, celebrated with us, shopped and worked with our fully trained bra fitters on the day to ensure they went home with bras that were perfect for them. The shop looks amazing, it offers a comfortable and secure place for women to come and have a bespoke bra fitting and choose from wonderful underwear that will not only support them, but make them feel great too.
These families were subject to mental torture and some physical attack.' Mr Higgs added: 'They would threaten appalling injury or death to the wife or children . The marked similarity in their methods can only lead to the conclusion that it was the same team in each case.' He said the gang's first target was Barclays Bank in Kelvedon, Essex, in April 1989.
Two men forced their way into the home of Simon Culling, assistant manager, armed with a shotgun.
The families were terrorised during raids on three banks and a Tesco supermarket between April 1989 and August 1991.
When we had an emergency the whole machine sprung into action, a consultation asap and a quick referral to Broomfield and I will add that the hospital ran us within hours with a next day scan appointment Now we are both getting older it is a great comfort to know that we have such a good medical centre to look after us I have found that this is an excellent surgery. It is let down by having too many patients on its books resulting in a long wait to get an appointment especially if you want to see a particular doctor.
The situation will only get worse with new houses being built in the area.
The business offers a tailored, personal bra fitting service to women across Essex, Suffolk and London, including those who have fought breast cancer, undergone mastectomies and had cosmetic surgery.
On Saturday she launched a boutique at the White Elm Garden Centre in Bicknacre, near Danbury.