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Ex-Woolworths New Street Birmingham - 2014 Birmingham University, Birmingham News, Birmingham City Centre, Sutton Coldfield, Walsall, Yesterday And Today, Past, Buildings, England

Birmingham New Street Woolworths – Store 266

103/104 New Street, Birmingham B2 4HG Woolworths opened its second Birmingham store, after the Bull Ring, in New Street in July 1927. They traded from this side of the road for about 20 years, unti…

St Ives Pizza Express 2015 St Ives Cornwall, Devon And Cornwall, Pizza Express, Seaside Towns, Buildings, Street, World, Places, Roads

St Ives – Store 863

35-37 Fore Street, St Ives, Cornwall TR26 1HF Woolworths arrived in the Cornish seaside town of St Ives in the mid-1950s. The building they chose was set in a hill by the harbour, with the front fa…

St Ives Mountain Warehouse 2015 St Ives Cornwall, Devon And Cornwall, Seaside Towns, Warehouse, Buildings, Mountain, Street View, World, Places

St Ives – Store 863

35-37 Fore Street, St Ives, Cornwall TR26 1HF Woolworths arrived in the Cornish seaside town of St Ives in the mid-1950s. The building they chose was set in a hill by the harbour, with the front fa…

Nottingham M&S 2015 Large Scale Art, Architect Design, Nottingham, Buildings, Art Deco, Shops, Street View, Tents, Retail

Nottingham Listergate Woolworths – Store 36

22 – 26 and 34 – 38 Listergate, Nottingham NG1 7DG Over 100 years ago in August 1914, Woolworths opened their first Nottingham store in historic Listergate. It possibly started off smal…

 Not one of our city's finer developments. Saint Nicholas, Aberdeen, Centre, Buildings, Street View, Dreams, City, Sweet, Candy

Aberdeen Woolworths – Store 79

48/52 St Nicholas Street, Aberdeen AB9 1DD Affectionately known as ‘Wee Woolies’, this was the first store to open in Aberdeen on 18th October 1919, at 48-52 St Nicholas Street. Source:…

Holloway Road, London I had many fond memories of Holloway Road from the when I started my student life, but I did not recall a Woolworths. So when I saw it listed on the What Happened To You, Student Life, I Saw, 1990s, Cities, Buildings, Street View, Memories, London

Holloway – Store 240

442/446 Holloway Road, London N7 6QE I had many fond memories of Holloway Road from the 1990s when I started my student life, but I did not recall a Woolworths. So when I saw it listed on the 1970s...

Church Road, Burgess Hill, Sussex Woolworths arrived in Burgess Hill in September 1955 on Church Road (now Church Walk). Source: Francis Frith It was one of the later branches to be . Branches, Centre, Buildings, September, Street View, Eggplants

Burgess Hill – Store 891

49/51 Church Road, Burgess Hill, Sussex RH15 9BH Woolworths arrived in Burgess Hill in September 1955 on Church Road (now Church Walk). Source: Francis Frith It was one of the later branches to be ...

Penzance Poundland Cornwall, Street, Places, Buildings, Roads, Lugares

Penzance – Store 651

106-108 Market Jew Street, Penzance, Cornwall TR18 2LA Woolworths came to Penzance in April 1936, opening on Market Jew Street. The store was extended in 1938. Below is a 1955 photo – Woolwor…

Salisbury New Look 2015 Look 2015, Salisbury, The Locals, New Look, Buildings, Street View, Outdoor Decor

Salisbury – Store 273

22-30 High Street, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP1 2NS Woolworths opened in Salisbury in the autumn of 1927. There really isn’t any information on the history of the store on the internet. What I do…

Wrexham Bargain Buys 2015 What Happened To You, 40 Years, The Locals, Centre, Buildings, Street View

Wrexham – Store 445

56 Hope Street, Wrexham, Denbighshire LL11 1BE Woolworths opened at 56 Hope Street in Wrexham on 25th July 1931, and extended 5 years later into neighbouring 58. They traded from this location for …

Billericay Iceland Telephone Exchange, On The High Street, Iceland, Buildings, Store, Ice Land, Storage, Shop

Billericay – Store 911

101 High Street, Billericay, Essex CM12 9AW Woolworths opened in Billericay in 1955/1956. They took over the site of the Telephone Exchange on the High Street, which had been on this spot from 1929…

Peterborough TK Maxx 2011 Peterborough, Tk Maxx, Buildings, Street, Places, Roads, Lugares

Peterborough Woolworths – Store 62

62-64 Bridge Street, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire PE1 1DX Woolworths opened on Bridge Street in Peterborough in December 1915, and amazingly there are two photos of the store from this time, the fi…

Yeovil Primark 2015 Primark, Maine, Buildings, Street View, London

Yeovil – Store 206

19 Middle Street, Yeovil, Somerset BA20 1LF Woolworths opened on Middle Street in Yeovil, opposite the George Inn, in November 1925. Middle Street was the main road from London to the West Country …

Wolverhampton British Heart Foundation Tudor Style, Wolverhampton, The Locals, Buildings, Foundation, British, Street View, Victoria, Heart

Wolverhampton (Victoria Street) Woolworths – Store 13

58/59 Victoria Street, Wolverhamptons, Staffordshire WV1 3PE The thirteenth UK store, Woolworths first opened in Wolverhampton on Victoria Street in June 1912, taking over an ornate tudor-style bui…

Swindon 2014 Buildings

Swindon Woolworths – Store 38

23-24 Regent Street, Swindon, Wiltshire Woolworths opened in Swindon the 12th September 1914 on Regent Street where it traded in a small buildling which was then extended to the left (No, 23) in 19…