Site of the present shop at 21 Heathcoat Street
Inside the Heathcoat Street shop 2007. RC Department on the lower floor
2007, large show case to the left of the stairs.
The RC Department 2012, when it moved back upstairs
The Railway Counter 2012
Plastic kits - 2012
This will bring back a few memories. The Hornby layout that was to the right of the stairs going into the railway department. One of these is still operational on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway in the gift shop.
Site of the present shop before it was built, early 1960's. Heathcoat Street and Highcross Street. Grain Sewing Machines building on Highcross Street is still there and in use. Below is a 2018 photo from a similar position.
The first shop, opened in 1946
Inside the first shop 'Down Hockley'
Upstairs of the Hockley shop
Upstairs at the Hockley shop, the Railway department.
Downstairs at the Hockley shop, the toy department.
Some classic Tamiya kits
Skegness shop, 1960's
Inside of the Skegness shop
The large slot car racing circuit that was installed at the Skegness shop.
Friar Lane shop 1960's
King Street shop - 1980's
Gee Dee Models at early exhibitions