Talkland Mobile phone shop and other shops on the east side of Kirkgate, Wakefield, 1996



Talkland Mobile phone shop and other shops on the east side of Kirkgate, Wakefield, 1996

Image reference: xl06611

Description: A black and white photograph showing Talkland mobile phone shop, William Hill Bookmakers, and Blockbuster videos, on the east side of Kirkgate, Wakefield, in 1996. Talkland later became Spectrum Service mobile phone shop. The Cannon Cinema, previously the Regal, then ABC, is on the left with people queuing outside. The cinema closed in 1998. Internal Reference: WR BIRD STREET SURVEY: P17

Keywords: Road, Car, Cinema, Bookmaker, Audio visual, People, Sign, Windows

Place name(s): WF1, Wakefield

Date(s): 1996

Date added to archive: 25/09/2003

Original rights: Mr J.Bird

Permission rights: Wakefield Historical Society

Digital rights: WMDC Libraries and Information Services

Digital publisher: WMDC, Education and Cultural Services, Libraries and Information Services