Gone: Woolworths, Western Road Brighton.

In December 2008, it was announced that the variety store Woolworths would be closing all of its stores. Including the one on Western Road in Brighton. (Other branches on London Road and George Street in Hove also shut. Were there any others?

These images show inside the Western Road store on 11th December 2008.

And don’t forget the VAT reduction to 15% brought in by the Labour Government in the face of the Credit Crunch to stimulate demand.

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