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Setting Up shop

There is a great article from CNBC telling the story of two entrepreneurs opened the UK’s first Frozen Yogurt store. ┬áIt talks about there succesful journey and is a stark, and welcome, contrast to the usual doom and gloom High Street reports If you have a good business idea and manage your store well … More

A Day of Research at The British Library Newspaper Articles

Today we have spent the day looking through newspapers from 1921 to 1930 The building is amazing and looking through old newspapers is a very interesting way to spend your day The best part of the day is that we found the advert for the launch of my Great Grandfathers shop, the announcement of my Gran’… More

The first trip to the shop and some amazing research at the local library

It’s early Saturday morning and we are in the car on our way to see the Family shop and research the history at the local library……. After a very long day in the area we find the following: The listings of the shop in the local directories The advertising in the local Directories, dating ba… More