Monthly Archives: January 2013

Window gazing in 1954

Last week’s blog article described new developments in High Street in the 1960s. This week we go back another 10 years to 1954 when an article in the Herald featured the ‘glittering new premises of an old established firm’. The … Continue reading

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Exciting new store – 1962 style

In December 1962, the Poole and Dorset Herald reported excitedly on a High Street premises which had been transformed in 10 days from ‘Georgian building to modern pharmacy’. The building was No. 102 (now Scissors and Sue Ryder Care) which … Continue reading

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Christmas & New Year Quiz Answers

I hope you had a delve into the blog to find some of the answers for the quiz and came across some interesting snippets. The answers are as follows: Which number in the High Street . . . ? 1. … Continue reading

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