New Stores for Old: Dorset’s confident independent retailers

Following my New York piece in PP this morning, The Bookseller has published my regular column.  This month I visit two stores in Dorset: Wellchester, the former Woolworths in Dorset that is now a successful independent store, and Winstone’s Books in Sherborne, the brand new indie opened by Wayne Winstone.

You can read the article here.

Pictures: Crosshatch pics; core.estatevue.co.uk

AFTERWORD:  It didn’t work out after all – Wellchester announced its closure in July 2012.

*   *   *   *   *   *   *

My eBook, A Year at Front of Store, is available in all Amazon Kindle territories – United StatesUnited KingdomGermanyFranceItaly and Spain.  

Advertisements