We are still able to despatch most of our products, however, the ones listed below (that are made by other manufacturers) will not be available for a while.
Tableware (Coasters & Placemats) and Wallpaper.
Our despatch times are normal, but Royal Mail & Parcelforce delivery times are varying depending on location - some parcels arrive next day and others are taking up to 10 days, which we have no control over.We will update this message as anything changes.
Happy Days - a Memory of West Wickham.
I lived in West Wickham from when I was born in 1956 until 1968. Remember the place very well. I went to Hawes Down school where Miss Washington was the headmistress. Always used to go to Kiddilines the toy shop at the bottom of the High Street and Hobbytime near the railways station. All my pocket money went on Airfix kits!
My mum always shopped at Bests the butchers and the Pay and take. We used to go the "The Pickhurst" for lunch sometimes. As a catholic the threepenny bit church was a Sunday morning haunt. Father Callan was the priest who ruled everyone with a rod of iron in those days. Friends of my parents owned Millbanks the gentleman's outfitters opposite the post office. I remember the swimming pool being built on an old bit of waste ground opposite the station.
I would like to go back and visit the old place but not sure I would recognise much!
A memory shared by on Jan 7th, 2019.
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