WE’RE BACK! The Store Reopens on Monday, April 26th

Finally, after months of being stuck in lockdown, we are finally getting ready to welcome all of you back into our store from Monday 26th of April! We’re very excited to see you again in the flesh and we want to thank you all for supporting us through these rough first months of 2021. We would like to remind all of our customers that social distancing measures will still be required [...]

2021-04-21T17:19:19+01:00April 6th, 2021|

COVID-19 and Brexit Update

Dear Customers Since Brexit was finalised just before the New Year, the UK economy has faced additional hardship on top of the effects of the global pandemic. Most notably, trade to the EU has been halted indefinitely, with many businesses unable to transport goods and courier services left extremely underprepared for the logistical and financial burden of not being part of the EU. “Post-Brexit trade: UK having [...]

2021-01-15T16:43:34+00:00January 15th, 2021|

Store Update: Face Coverings

For any of our in-store customers, we would like to remind you that wearing  face coverings is compulsory in all stores in Scotland. This means that all customers will have to have to be wearing a face mask before they enter the store. We also have disposable masks available to customers as well as reusable masks available to buy in store. Thank you all for your understanding and consideration. - Resident [...]

2020-07-12T06:12:39+01:00July 12th, 2020|

Help Geek-Aboo become a Poke Stop: Niantic Local Business Recovery Nomination

Are you a fan of Pokemon Go? Do you live in or plan to visit the Glasgow area? If so, we wanted to ask for your help in nominating us as a new Pokestop. Niantic, the creators of Pokemon Go, have announced a new initiative to help local businesses recover from the COVID-19 lockdown. Businesses that are selected for this initiative will be nominated as Poke Stops for a year as [...]

2020-06-24T11:29:17+01:00June 23rd, 2020|

Geek-aboo Queen Street store will reopen on June 29th!

We are closely following the advice provided by the government and are constantly updating our store staff on the latest information we have available to us. If you are intending to visit the store, we ask that you take precautions to further minimise risk to you and our staff, please be considerate of our staff and of fellow customers. You will see that there are additional measures such as protective screens [...]

2020-06-23T12:30:01+01:00June 23rd, 2020|

Stuck inside? Beat boredom with BOARD GAMES!

Who knew staying inside could be so much fun? In light of recent events, we understand that many of us are struggling to manage in our day to day lives. Whether you are trying to practice social distancing or you are having to self isolate, it can be hard to manage with the feelings of boredom that can come with such a huge change to your daily routine. The NHS has [...]

2020-03-21T13:04:38+00:00March 21st, 2020|

GAMERS UNITE! Join the fight against COVID-19

Gamers Unite! Are you a PC Gamer? If so, can you spare some CPU power in the fight against COVID-19? It may sound unreal, but you can help scientists discover a cure all from the comfort of your home. How does this work? Well some very smart programmers at Folding@Home have created software that helps to mimic the virus in a virtual space. This program helps researchers understand the mechanisms and [...]

2020-03-20T12:00:57+00:00March 20th, 2020|
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