Woolie's closes

The loss of Woolworth's

By Adam Wheatley

On 6th January 2009, the final Woolworth's store in the UK closed for the last time. High Streets lost one of their major stores and at the time no one knew what would become of these sites

Photo: Illustrative image for the 'Woolie's closes' page

Woolworths, still business as usual at this point. Taken on 17th February 2008.

The Billericay store closed on 3rd January and on 9th January it was announced that the site would be occupied by an Iceland store

Photo: Illustrative image for the 'Woolie's closes' page

The shop space formally known as Woolworths in an early phase of deconstruction to make way for Iceland. Taken 3 March 2009.

Photo: Illustrative image for the 'Woolie's closes' page
Click on this link to see a compilation of photos taken in the store

This page was added by Jim Devlin on 04/03/2012.