SHOPPERS can enjoy VIP treatment at a Bolton department store this festive season.

Debenhams at the Market Place is staging what its terms as the ‘ultimate Christmas shopping experience’ on Thursday, December 7.

The event will run from 4pm until 10pm and gives 500 customers with a VIP pass, the chance to enjoy lots of VIP perks include complimentary Prosecco, nibbles, goodie bag, while they explore the Christmas collections in store as well as exclusive discounts.

Customers can also win top prizes including Virgin Holidays vouchers, a Christmas hamper worth £1,000 and a 60 minute makeover.

There will also be free beauty masterclasses and mini treatments

Nikki Wilson-Cook, Centre Manager of the Market Place said: “The Debenhams VIP Event promises to be a fabulous occasion, with lots of treats in store for customers to enjoy.

“It’s a definite date for the diary for the eager Christmas shopper.”

VIP passes for the event are £5 — redeemable against purchases on the night.

Customers can reserve their place by popping into the store.