Second-hand shops on the rise in Nottinghamshire
Second-hand shops are on the rise in Nottinghamshire, having seen an increase of almost 50% over the last six years.
There are currently 125 second-hand shops in the county, according to the Office for National Statistics. These include shops which sell second-hand books, but exclude 'antique sellers'.
There were only 85 second-hand shops in the county in 2010, indicating a 47% rise in the last six years.
Mariella Lewis, 47, of Carlton, is an active shopper at "chazzers" on the high street. She said: "Everyone is looking for a bargain – especially when the economy is... read more