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Caption for Worksop, Gateford Road C1955: Further north along Gateford Road, near the Gladstone Street turn, the spire of St John the Evangelist's can be seen on the right behind the tall three-storey terrace of 1870s shops. To the right is the former Gateford Stores of 1905 in red brick and terra cotta, designed in a sort of Jacobean/Flemish style. It is now a carpet shop, having by the 1950s become a furniture store.

Memories of Worksop, Gateford Road c1955

So I see it now again after so many years the shop on the corner with that sign Lofthouse's Newsagents above the entrance I went under many times to collect my comics hot from the presses of D.C.Thomson of Dundee: Beano (Thurs), Dandy (Tues), Beezer (Tues), Topper (Fri), though not The Wizard, that was mostly words (...Read full memory)

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