Woolworths closed 10 years ago this week

St Helens Woolworths 2009

In 1923 Woolworths opened in St Helens on Church Street. It started off as a small store.

Source: Historic England

 

In 1960 the store was extended and had a huge makeover.

Below you will see photos of the store over the decades.

 

St Helens Woolworths 1960

Source: St Helens Local History and Archives Library

 

St Helens Woolworths 1963

 

St Helens Woolworths 1982

Source: Flickr

 

The store closed in January 2009

St Helens Woolworths 2009

Source: Flickr

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