Our very own local Historian and author
British Retail and the men who shaped it
Discover the men and women behind the big brands that began in Leicestershire, including Wilko, Currys PCWorld, Dunelm Mills and George.
Hear the stories behind the Leicestershire and Northamptonshire shoe shops like Freeman, Hardy Willis, Stead & Simpson and Trueform.
And how two men from Market Harborough had big ideas in Kibworth which took their names around the world
on Thursday 29th November at 7.30pm
Doors open at 7pm for complimentary drinks
Tickets are £5 in advance and £6 on the door
and are on sale now in the Library
Stephen’s book will be on sale at the talk for a one-off Black Friday price of £9.99
Read Joan Stephen’s review of Stephen’s book here