Bodgers looks bare as customers buy last few goods
PUBLISHED: 15:30 28 February 2018
Bodgers was almost bare on its last day.
Customers hovered around islands of goods in a sea of vacant space.
Managing director David Hordle said he was surprised to see how much has been sold in the much-loved shop since November 14.
“It has been totally non-stop,” he said.
“I thought we might have to try and sell fresh air this morning but there are some items left.”
As well as stock, customers could buy shelving units and fixtures and fittings.
Some nearby small businesses also popped in to inquire about buying display boards.
It was a big day for the staff of the shop, many of whom had worked there for more than a decade.
After the store shuts to customers a team will come in to remove the rest of the furniture and fulfil delivery orders.
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