Shop windows get Dickensian

A VICTORIAN shop window competition has been launched in Trowbridge, with the business which has the most Dickensian feel getting a £200 prize when the winner is announced on December 15. For details, contact sarah.kenyon@ trowbridge.gov.uk.

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12:40am Sat 8 Dec 12

moonrakin wurzel says...

Hmmm....

Dickensian eh?

Seems like a case of be careful what you wish for / the land of unintended consequences ?

I suspect \'Victorian" might have been a safer bet in Trowbridge.
Hmmm.... Dickensian eh? Seems like a case of be careful what you wish for / the land of unintended consequences ? I suspect \'Victorian" might have been a safer bet in Trowbridge. moonrakin wurzel

11:37am Sat 8 Dec 12

beetawix says...

Dickensian feel, I suppose means the creation of the squalid and poverty stricken conditions portrayed in the novels of Charles Dickens.
I would suggest that most of the town centre shops leave things be - they are doing a great job already.
;-)
Dickensian feel, I suppose means the creation of the squalid and poverty stricken conditions portrayed in the novels of Charles Dickens. I would suggest that most of the town centre shops leave things be - they are doing a great job already. ;-) beetawix

11:04pm Thu 13 Dec 12

yeold6x says...

I think that giving the shops in Trowbridge a Dickensian feel would be a quantum leap forward in retail establishments from the middle ages. So long as the chavs can be replaced by street urchins as well :-)
I think that giving the shops in Trowbridge a Dickensian feel would be a quantum leap forward in retail establishments from the middle ages. So long as the chavs can be replaced by street urchins as well :-) yeold6x

11:05pm Thu 13 Dec 12

yeold6x says...

Will PCS be decorating his windows with Slates and abacuses?
Will PCS be decorating his windows with Slates and abacuses? yeold6x

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