In 1992, after three years of part-time secondhand
bookselling, Paul and Angela Meads decided to take the plunge and open
a REAL bookshop. After viewing a number of properties in
Nottinghamshire and Yorkshire they decided to set up in the North
Nottinghamshire market town of Retford.
Over twenty-five years Bookworm established itself as a leading
business in Retford with a reputation for service that brought regular
customers from as far afield as Lincoln, Market Rasen, Scunthorpe,
Barnsley, Doncaster and Chesterfield.
a changing retail environment, the business has had to evolve and on
the 30th June 2018 the shop closes and the Bookworm Home Delivery
Today's challenges are great, our resolve to beat them is greater.