"50 Best Vintage Shops" 48 Decades ‘Gerardine and I grew up in East Lancashire and dressed second-hand from the great stores there,’ says Wayne. ‘Decades stocks a huge range of women’s clothing and accessories from 1870-1970 and the choice is always wonderful.’ 18-20 Lord Street West, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 1JX. 01254 693320
The Book shop in Wigtown, Dumfries and Galloway is Scotland’s biggest second-hand bookshop and “A work of art”. Inside, a mile of shelving holds books on all subjects and prices. Local history books are a speciality.