Co-op has already started selling Easter eggs three days after Christmas

The Christmas period may only just be coming to an end, but one retailer has already set its sights on the next major holiday.

A store in Cottingham, East Riding Yorkshire, has already lined its shelves with Easter eggs just three days after Christmas Day.

The  Co-op store in Crescent Street already offering Easter confectionery with Cadbury’s Mini-eggs, Smarties eggs, Maltesers Bunnies and Cadbury’s Creme Eggs already on sale.

It is still almost four months until Easter which takes place on April 12 in 2020.

One person posted: “Would you believe it. Co-op selling Easter eggs already!”

Another social media user also : “What is wrong with all retail companies? Please let us enjoy Christmas.”