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Cyclists at Sabrina's Sweet Things
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Cyclists at Sabrina's Sweet Things

Further to picture #451, picture #452 and picture #453, I thought this photo will be of interest.
Taken today, 8th July 2014, at "Sabrina's Sweet Things" (no comment by men of a certain age!) to show that cyclists still stop off in Handcross High Street for refreshment.
Not quite the exact spot as picture #451 but only a few yards away.
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Picture added on 08 July 2014 at 17:15
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Roads - Handcross - High Street (North)
Comments:
This establishment was known as Devonshire Dairy in the 1950s-1960s when milk processing production became collectively centralised.
A lorry would squeeze down the side of the shop and deliver milk in half, one pint, and two pint bottles, with a third of a pint for the school.
Les Moore (picture #817) was the stalwart who organised and delivered to every household each day including Sundays, at a time before domestic refrigerators were produced.
If you are lucky to still have milk delivery man, use and support him!
(Click on Open Document above to view an advertisement for Devonshire Dairy in a local programme. Barry Ray)
Added by Arthur Shopland on 07 August 2014
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