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    Are there any shops that are no longer around, that you miss?
    They can either be national chains (e.g. woolworths) or more local shops.
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    Blockbuster
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    omg woolworths I got my bratz dolls from there oops sad times
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    (Original post by Emma:-))
    Are there any shops that are no longer around, that you miss?
    They can either be national chains (e.g. woolworths) or more local shops.
    Blockbuster, local card shops (i.e. for Pokemon/YuGiOh, etc), banana bookshop.
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    omg I have just realised Woolworth's isn't around any more
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    I miss woolworths, MK1 (clothes shop), shoe express, tammy and beaties.
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    woolworthss, any cheap local candy store we had <3
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    (Original post by sfaraj)
    woolworthss, any cheap local candy store we had <3
    Dont know if there is one in your area (it could just be a more localised thing round my area) but yum yums always seems to have cheap candy, chocolate etc.
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    Also, is it me or has store 21 shut?
    I brought the odd thing from there from time to time as well.
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    Bottoms Up
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    Chadds - it had a really nice toy department which I loved as a kid
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    PastTimes. They sold cute trinkets. Used to like going in there. No idea if any stores are still open, but all the ones near me are shut down.
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    We used to have a corner shop I would buy sweets from after school during primary. I remember once, it was a special occasion of some sort and I pick-and-mixed like 50 sweets when I usually only bought a handful. The owners were cool as sh*t too, but they moved away before I finished primary. :emo: I think the place is a hairdressers' now. :dontknow: I don't go that way very often anymore.
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    Woolworths
    Showtime (was a local shop a bit like blockbuster)
    Blockbuster
    The peterol station near me - used to but sweets there as a kid all the time

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    omg I have just realised Woolworth's isn't around any more
    How? Its been like 10 years!
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    Woolworths for the pick n mix section
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    We used to have a local Italian called Bella Sicilia ran by a guy called Mario and they did great pizza
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    Woolworths and Blockbuster... the feels 😢😭😢😭
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    Woolworths
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    Blockbuster :emo:
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    Woolworths, BHS and M&S

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    They closed the two M&S in my local area, not nationwide before someone quotes me again saying that M&S is still in their area!
 
 
 
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