Watt those bright sparks at Thorn Lighting created
In 1970s Leicester, there was still a large industrial manufacturing base. Thorn Lighting was one of the city's big names - and work was plentiful.
I was pleased to get a flavour of those great years of productivity from reader Brian Belcher, which I'm sure will chime with many readers' memories of the time.
"Regarding Thorn Lighting, on the corner of Troon Way and Melton Road, and the lighting tree that has been unveiled, I, too, think they should have made some reference to all who worked there over the years – which includes yours truly," writes Brian, of Thurmaston.... read more
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