Congratulations to The Mainstreet Trading Company on being shortlisted in Britain’s Best Small Shop 2018.
The combined bookshop, cafe, deli and homeware store is based in St Boswells in the Scottish Borders. It is run by husband and wife Bill and Rosamund de la Hey and celebrates its tenth anniversary this year.
Mainstreet is one of four independent bookshops – and the only one in Scotland – to be included in the shortlist of 25 shops from the Independent Retailers Confederation.
The winner will be announced at an event at the Houses of Parliament on 13 November.
Read more in The Border Telegraph here.