Failsworth Store

Scope and Content

This file contains two prints, one colour and one black and white of the exterior of the Failsworth Co-operative Society superstore. On the reverse of the black and white photograph it says, "The first superstore to be built under the co-operative joint development agency plan - South East Lancashire Development Agency - was opened in May, 1975. Thirteen retail societies and the CWS make up the SELDA Superstore Co. ...The 60,000 sq. ft. store with 40,000 sq. ft. selling area is only part of a new 10 acre district centre which the co-op is developing...".