Bird Street
Harun's Barbes
The address was home to a various newsagents for several decades, the last one closing in 2019. Harun’s barber shop is the latest barber to open in the city.
Stars Newsagent
A newsagent has been at the town end of Bird Street for several decades with different names, Stars, Cadbury News and Lichfield Local. The newsagent was wound up voluntarily and went into liquidation in September 2019.
Pearce Fishmonger
One of only a couple of fishmongers in the city the shop on Bird Street remained open until the 1970’s. Now the location of Kiss XX bridal wear.
WH Smith & Son
WH Smith & Son relocated from this location in the 1960’s after a compulsory purchase order was made for fourteen parcels of land to create the Bird Street car park behined the shop.  The shop would of stood were the...
Pearks Store and Warehouse
This general store sat on the corner of Bird Street and Sandford Street for many years. First seen on a postcard from around 1910. The corner was redeveloped in the 1960/70’s and discount store opened.
Postcards - Bird Street
The right-hand side of Bird Street has changed very little in over one hundred years. The stonework on the building on the right along with the woodwork across the windows and doorway is still the same today
Postcards - Bird Street
A colourised postcard of Bird Street c. 1910. The George Hotel still remains, the shop on the left-hand side is now Walkabout (2018).
Brewhouse And Kitchen - Bulova
Number One Bird Street, how it looks today in 2018 and in c. 1960.
The Indian restaurant is at the location of the old A Sanders shop, a popular Fruiterer and Florist.
Opened a month after Apres closed in 2015 brought about after the sale of the lease hold to Intertain.