Over the years a bookseller, stationer, printer, bag factor and sports goods shop.
Possibly around 1920 or before?, Sage's had a tea room to the right which possibly has another name R and W .... above it. At this time, the shop advertised trunks and bags and was noted for leather goods. It was also a commercial and family stationer,printer and bookbinder.
To the left of the shop is the Cardiff Arms.More detail »
The shop is now a bargain store selling hardware but still has children's books, stationery, greeting cards and printed invitations. Radio Rentals next door is advertising colour televisions, colour transmission of BBC2 having started the previous year.More detail »
Possibly Sages in Lynn Street which sold leather bags and also fountain pens both of which are on this image. There also appears to be a lending library possibly up a further staircase ?
Could it be the indoor market ?More detail »