Originally estabished in 1966 by the great Derek Francis up on Bear Flat, Bath, the shop then moved to the thriving local shopping district of Moorland Road. A lot of things have changed over the past 50+ years, but we've searched through the archives and found a few photos.
Outside the Moorland Road Shop
Graham, Steve & Derek outside the shop in Moorland Road. 1997 approx.
Stuart & Derek outside Topdec
Stuart, Derek & Other outside Topdec, what the shop was called on Hayes Place, Bear Flat, Bath.
Derek, Chris & Rob
Derek, Chris & Rob behind the counter in the shop in Moorland Road
The Team! - Graham, Nigel, Jason, Steve & Luke (from left to right)
Original shop owner Derek Francis's Daughter & Son now run the shop - Leigh Samways & Simon Francis.
We're a local, independant DIY & Hardware shop located on Moorland Road - the shopping street of Oldfield Park, Bath. We've been estabished since 1966 and have always been a family run business.
We're your local DIY & Hardware store in Oldfield Park, Bath. Free Local Delivery, Open 7 Days.