FROM HIGH STREET TO HIGHFLIERS - THE INTERNET MADE A BUSINESS BOOM!
This is the story of a great Yorkshire entrepreneur.....
A long time ago, in a land of milk and honey, or should that be milk and money?........
Garfield officially opened the 1st Bookshop Garforth during Spring of 1987
Garfield is pictured here with Roger Bernard Crossland (he is the entrepreneur, not Garfield!) our founder of the business, the King of the Castle, who started out in Bookselling in 1974 as a trainee Manager for WH Smith - pictured together with Sheila Elizabeth Crossland on the official Garforth Bookshop opening day.
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The day was a great success. SO WERE THE NEXT TEN YEARS!
The Leeds business grew and grew.....
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