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5,000th Follower on Twitter? Win Bracken Hill.

It’s been quite some time since we celebrated the fantastic support we have on Twitter. So as we approach a big follower milestone, we’d like to kick-start our tradition and reward our 5,000th follower – and the person that refers them to us – with a treat. This time, you get to pick from our...
5,000th Follower on Twitter? Win Bracken Hill.

Christmas Opening Hours

We’d like to thank you for another fantastic year. 2013 saw us expand our Beauty Salon (a couple of times!), welcome Google to our store, launch a new smoothie and juice menu, release some fantastic special offers and much more. We hope you have a fabulous Christmas, eat lots and have a well deserved rest. Wishing you...
Christmas Opening Hours

Paleo Polly’s Guided Tour

A Guided Tour of Millies, Fine Food and Local Produce Store, Leeds   If you investigate down the isles, you will come across many paleo ingredients. Check out Himalayan salt, to aid digestion. Beautiful pink crystals, it is wonderful to display on your dinner table. I always struggle to find coconut flour, in my more...
Paleo Polly’s Guided Tour

Twitter Love (July & August 2013)

Over the last couple of months we’ve seen a bit of sun, lots of pedicures and served lots of cake. And the wonderful people below were kind enough to mention how much they enjoyed it. Had a fab time at @MilliesLeeds‘s beauty salon with Sam and the rest of the girls. Ill be back soon...
Twitter Love (July & August 2013)

Google Tour

Google Street View allows you to explore streets around the world through 360-degree, panoramic imagery. But did you know you can even go inside buildings? Google recently stopped by to capture a tour of Millies. Feel free to wander round the aisles and take a good look at what we have to offer. Don’t forget to take...
Google Tour

Twitter Love – March 2013

March saw our Twitter follower count climb rapidly and get tantalisingly close to 4,000. No doubt this is due to the lovely comments below made by our gorgeous customers. We even sent Lucy to “sausage heaven”. Always a pleasure. Lovely visit to @milliesleeds today. Helpful staff and great range of products — Tweeonie (@tweeonie) March...
Twitter Love – March 2013

Twitter Love – February 2013

February may have been be a short month, but that didn’t stop our wonderful followers on Twitter filling our timeline with lovely comments. Here are just a few: Love @milliesleeds #hiddentreasure really reasonable priced waxing, friendly staff and tasty looking food #generousstudentdiscount — Sophie Taylor (@SCITaylor) February 10, 2013 Popped into @milliesleeds today after seeing...
Twitter Love – February 2013

Starting 2013 with some Twitter Love

As with 2012 we’ve been lucky enough to receive lovely comments over on that Twitter. Here are just some highlights from January 2013. What a great way to start the year. Colour mix Shellac manicure @milliesleeds today turned out a lovely denim blue. :) twitter.com/okayalison/sta… — Alison Sheppard (@okayalison) January 5, 2013 @milliesleeds – For...
Starting 2013 with some Twitter Love

Smoothie & Juice Menu

We make sure none of the goodness is lost by using the whole of the fruit in our Juices, meaning the peel, seeds and pits of fruits are included. These are a rich source of vital nutrients which normally get thrown away, so extracting the whole fruit gives you vitamins and minerals that would otherwise...
Smoothie & Juice Menu

Christmas Opening Times 2012

We’re open right up to Christmas for all you last minute shoppers! Call in for some Snowdonia & Wensleydale Cheese Truckles, collect one of our Yorkshire Hampers or pamper yourself after fighting through the crowds in town. Wishing you all a merry Christmas and a happy New Year. If we don’t see you again this...
Christmas Opening Times 2012

Twitter Love: December 2012

We’ve had so many fantastic tweets over the last few months to @MilliesLeeds. Here are some of the stand out messages. We’d love to hear from you too, so please say hi either on Twitter or Facebook. Glittery shellacs for Christmas, thank you @milliesleeds #LoveLoveLove twitter.com/RachKitchen/st… — Rachel Kitchen (@RachKitchen) December 7, 2012 Love my...
Twitter Love: December 2012

Twitter Love – April

Here are just some of the kind words our lovely followers posted throughout April on Twitter. We’d love to hear from you as well so please say hello on there or Facebook. My favourite grocery shop in Leeds <3 the atmosphere, food & freshly squeezed juices! (@ Millies Leeds) [pic]: 4sq.com/INrBvn — Marina Hramkova (@m_viktorovna)...
Twitter Love – April

Your Tweets

Here’s a round-up of some of our favourite Tweets from over the last few weeks. We’d love to hear from you either on Facebook (MilliesLeeds) or Twitter (@MilliesLeeds): Just booked in @MilliesLeeds for a shellac manicure… Love this place! #mymonthlyhangout — Jessica Thomas (@mrs_jthomas) April 6, 2012 @MilliesLeeds I didn’t know you have twitter! Thanks...
Your Tweets

Arthur Says “Look Good, Feel Good & Eat Well”

Aurther is a new free local monthly newspaper with independent living at its heart. In their first edition they were kind enough to say these lovely things about us: Millie’s is a thoroughly independent deli-style shop located right in the centre of Leeds. It’s fast becoming a firm favourite with Arthur and a growing number...
Arthur Says “Look Good, Feel Good & Eat Well”

Wedding Flowers From Brian’s Florist, Leeds Market

At Millies we aim to support as many local companies as we can. And when it came to organising a wedding, we knew we didn’t have to look any further than what was on our doorstep to find top quality produce. From local cheeses in our Cheese Wedding Cake to Fairtrade chocolate favours specially made...
Wedding Flowers From Brian’s Florist, Leeds Market

Millies Goes Mobile

With mobile traffic to our website increasing month by month, we’ve put together a version of our site which has been optimised for smartphones such as the iPhone and Android – m.milliesleeds.co.uk To make it even easier to check our latest treatments from our beauty salon and book appointments, if you have an iPhone, you...
Millies Goes Mobile

200 ‘Likes’ on Facebook? Free Fruit Juice or Smoothie

UPDATE: The winners have been picked at random. Congratulations to Gemma and Andrew. Enjoy! Our past competitions on Twitter always seemed to go down well, so we thought we’d bring the fun to Facebook. On Monday 27th June 2011, we’ll randomly select two people who will both win one of our new Fruit Juices or...
200 ‘Likes’ on Facebook? Free Fruit Juice or Smoothie

1,500th Follower On Twitter? Free Bag of Artisan Pasta

UPDATE: The winner is Ashleigh Brough (@AshleeBrough). Ashleigh had earlier tweeted “really ought to be writing an overdue essay. Trying to score some free pasta is more fun though..”. Glad we provided some entertainment, but get back to your essay! Enjoy. It’s been a while since we celebrated the fantastic support we have on Twitter. But...
1,500th Follower On Twitter? Free Bag of Artisan Pasta

700th Follower on Twitter? JASON Natural Shampoo & Conditioner

UPDATE: The winners are Sarah Carling (@SarahCarling / www.seo-chicks.co.uk) and Joe Czucha (@joeczucha). Enjoy! As we approach another follower milestone on Twitter, we’d like to continue our tradition and reward the 700th follower – and the person that refers them to us – with something nice. This time it’s another personal favourite of mine. Ever...
700th Follower on Twitter? JASON Natural Shampoo & Conditioner

600th Follower on Twitter?

UPDATE: The winners are James Holden (@jamesholden / www.jamesholden.net) and The Culture Vultures (@culturevultures / www.theculturevulture.co.uk/blog). Enjoy! It only seems like a month ago that we were handing out Hot Chocolate On a Stick to Katie and Elle in celebration of our 500th follower. But as we approach another follower milestone on Twitter, we’d like...
600th Follower on Twitter?