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Why the name ‘Rivendell Carpets’?

June 11, 2013 10:52 am Published by

So why are we called Rivendell Carpets?

Well it’s from the hugely successful Lord of the Rings trilogy by J. R. R. Tolkien which has also been made into a film featuring Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Orlando Bloom, Sean Bean and Viggo Mortensen.


The BBC comes to Ashton

February 17, 2013 10:49 am Published by

Exciting news, BBC’s show Casualty is going to be filming in the garage next door. casualty-150x100 So look out for Mandy, Mr Binks or Julie creeping around in the background. Date still to be confirmed but we will keep you posted.

Last summer Being Human were filming in Greville Smyth Park opposite. They had loads of artificial lights and they closed off the road so it looks like Ashton is the place to be.  If only we could tempt the likes of Johnny Depp or Natalie Portman to start filming in this area.being_human-150x150

A Passion for Flooring

August 27, 2012 10:53 am Published by

We have just returned from a very interesting talk over at Ashton Gate Stadium, just round the corner.

We were there learn how to let more people know about how great our ‘shopping from experience’ is. Being able to choose flooring samples from the convenience of your own home is definitely something worth shouting about.


Rivendell carpets on TV (well almost)

March 28, 2011 10:54 am Published by

Well the celebrity world of BBC’s Casualty has now been and gone.

If you are keen to spot Ashton on TV it is part of a two episode story. The episode features Denise Welch (from Dancing on Ice and Loose Women) who plays a female lorry driver who visits her son in hospital. At some point she is at garage having a rant.