THE photographs selected today are a nostalgic reminder of our local shops, so many of which have disappeared from the street scene. 

Who doesn’t remember popping to the local corner shop to buy a pint of milk, or calling in to the sweet shop for a quarter of their favourite sweets? 

Read more: Milk bars were the place to be seen for Worcester teenagers

Worcester Life Stories is a collaborative project bringing local people together through shared stories of the city of Worcester.

Worcester News:

It is co-led by Dr Natasha Lord, Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust and Sheena Payne-Lunn, Worcester City Council.

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