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In my lifetime we've had two record stores in Lyme - Wallis Tomlin, the Electrical Store where I bought (amongst others) Nick Drake's Bryter Layter in 73.vibemaster, Mar 10, 2014

Dave Harwood
08 May 2024 at 01:36
I found this advert in the 'Bristol Evening Post' dated 15th October 1969: “MANAGER required by WALLIS, TOMLIN & CO. LTD., THE ELECTRICAL PEOPLE, LYME REGIS. Full knowledge of the Radio, Television & Electrical Retail Trade essential. This is a responsible position. Apply in writing giving details ot experience to: HEAD OFFICE, 15 BROAD STREET, LYME REGIS, DORSET.”
... and this quote from an article in the 'Bridport & Lyme Regis News' at this link:
https://www.bridportnews.co.uk/news/9236949.lyme-regis-old-footage-of-allhallows-school-unearthed-on-film/
“Mr Hayter said the boys loved Lyme Regis, and he remembers the Regent Cinema, Mad Hatters tea room, Bell Cliff café, and Wallis and Tomlin where the pupils bought their LPs.”

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