Who remembers these Hartlepool shops?

Do you remember the Graftons store in Hartlepool.
Do you remember the Graftons store in Hartlepool.

We are going on a retro shopping trip this week and asking for your help.

Here are four photographs of shops we knew and loved in Hartlepool and Peterlee.

Does anyone remember Hector Graham's business in Hartlepool Shopping Centre.

Does anyone remember Hector Graham's business in Hartlepool Shopping Centre.

Who remembers the Edgar Phillips premises in Hartlepool and did you shop there?

And what about the former Woolworths store, in the Castle Dene Shopping Centre in Peterlee?

Give us your memories of bargain hunting there.

Thirdly, who remembers Hector Graham’s shop in Hartlepool which boasted having “everything for the home decorator”?

The Edgar Phillips shop in Hartlepool town centre.

The Edgar Phillips shop in Hartlepool town centre.

And finally, what about this shot from around 30 years ago which shows the old Graftons shop in Hartlepool’s shopping centre?

We would love to hear from anyone with memories on these shops and any others you would like to recall.

To get in touch with your memories, email chris.cordner@jpress.co.uk

The old Woolworths store in Peterlee. Remember it?

The old Woolworths store in Peterlee. Remember it?