Metal Type: Home | Library | Forum | Free Ads | Store

East End printing shop forced to close

Started by Mechanic, June 12, 2014, 07:28:33 AM

Previous topic - Next topic

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Printle: A Printing Word Game from Metal Type


QuoteShop that beat Hitler but lost to the parking Nazis: East End printing shop forced to close after council installed spy camera outside
W.F. Arber & Co in Roman Road, Bow, closed its doors after 117 years
Printed for suffragettes and survived enemy bombing in two world wars
But Tower Hamlets erected spy camera on a pole outside

Fines those stopping outside - including a minister given £65 ticket
Owners could also no longer pay high business rates demanded by council


George Finn (Mechanic)
Gold Coast

Dave Hughes

The article shows the press that printed the suffragette posters.

Shame the increasingly monitored society that we now live in put an end to it.
Printle: Word Puzzle for Printers Play Now

Keep in touch with Metal Type Get our newsletters

Quick Reply

Please leave this box empty:
Type the letters shown in the picture
Listen to the letters / Request another image

Type the letters shown in the picture:

Shortcuts: ALT+S post or ALT+P preview

Printers' Tales - Over 30 stories from the pre-digital age. Buy now on Amazon/Apple Books

☛ Don't miss our illustrated newsletters. Click here to see examples and subscribe. ☚