01 July 2015


Former Central at Wolverhampton

Nice and central new store

Shrewsbury former central

Shrewsbury Central

Plaque on Shrewsbury Central




Former Oswestry Central

Oswestry nearly Central

Oswestry largish store

Oswestry smaller store

Oswestry Travel

Oswestry Workers co-op

Gobowen and Pant

Thanks to two good co-operators for facilitating these next few posts
Pant in Shropshire

Gobowen in Shropshire

05 May 2015

Chalton Street, London

Features in the 1959 book, Co-opearative Architecture

26 April 2015


Thanks to Mike for this picture.

22 April 2015

Buxton Spring Gardens and Higher Buxton

15 April 2015

North of England stores

Hartlepool Chemist

Sheffield Society Central Castle House (formerly Brightside and Carbrook)

Another view of Castle House

Masbro Society 19 branch Thurncroft Rotherham

Masbro Society sign
Many thanks to Brian for these pictures.

South London stores

Catford Sangley Road

Wandsworth Road

09 April 2015

Two views of Ashington Co-op (New Pit?)

These pictures are by Graham Soult - many thanks for permission to use them here.  Please see the sidebar for his blog 'Soult's Retail View' and there are links from there to his other websites.

05 April 2015

Mixed bag

Biggleswade ex CRS

Anerley SE London
Dartford - you can just see DICS on the stone.

07 March 2015

St Neots

Former Departent Store St Neots still with co-op travel optical and funeral
St Neots superstore

05 March 2015

In the shadow of St Paul's Cathedral

Fleet Street Nr City Thameslink station