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Wellingtons Electrical: Upholding our traditional values in the 21st Century – Where the customer always comes first!

Since its inception in 1898, Wellingtons Electrical has been a steadfast presence in Bexley Road, evolving with the times while maintaining a deep-rooted commitment to the local community.

Founded by Agnes Mercy Vowles and her husband Frank Wellington as a humble clothing shop, Wellingtons has transformed into a leading electronics retailer, reflecting over a century of adaptation and growth.

Agnes Mercy Vowles and family

Standing the test of time, a family legacy: Second oldest business in Kent

Today, Wellingtons Electrical stands proudly as the second oldest family business in Kent, a remarkable milestone that underscores the company’s adaptability, innovation and strong community ties.

This longevity is more than just a testament to time; it reflects the trust and loyalty earned from generations of customers.

Over the years, Wellingtons has expanded its presence to Bromley and established a dedicated kitchen division in Bexley Road, continuing its tradition of exceptional service and quality.

Launch of the new state of the art website: Leading the way

Wellingtons always prides itself in being ahead of the curve within the industry and area and is excited to announce the launch of its new website.

This digital transformation aims to enhance the shopping experience for local customers, making it easier than ever to shop locally.

We also now ship smaller appliances country-wide. The new website is designed with user-friendly features, offering a seamless online shopping experience that compliments the personalised service Wellingtons is known for.

Agnes Mercy Vowles’ sons

Celebrating the community: Win a 65ins Smart TV

To celebrate this milestone, Wellingtons is running a special promotion. Every order made by July 26, 2024 will be entered into a competition to win a 65ins Smart TV.

Customers simply need to use the code SLWEB at checkout to participate. This exciting opportunity is a way for Wellingtons to give back to the community that has supported it for more than a century.

Looking ahead: A bright future

As Wellingtons Electrical looks to the future, it remains committed to the values that have guided it since 1898: quality products, exceptional service and a deep connection to the community.

The launch of the new website marks another chapter in Wellingtons’ storied history, ensuring that it continues to meet the needs of its customers in a rapidly changing world.

Andrew Wellington

Take a look at Wellingtons Electricals’ new website at

As always, if you have any questions or need advice, feel free to visit our Erith or Bromley shops for a chat.

Thank you for being part of our journey; we look forward to serving you for many more years to come.

Pictured top: Andrew, Dawn and Kush (Pictures: Wellington family/Wild Edric/Wildwood)

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