Axminster bookshop taking on-line orders again

PUBLISHED: 12:04 04 April 2020 | UPDATED: 12:04 04 April 2020

Archway Bookshop. Picture: Chris Carson

Archway Bookshop. Picture: Chris Carson


Axminster’s Archway Bookshop has resumed taking orders through its website and by phone.

Last week the Church Street shop, closed because of coronavirus restrictions, also had to cease its on-line operations because of difficulty in obtaining new books.

But at the weekend owner Simon Holmes said that one of its suppliers, which had been forced to cease operations, was back up and running.

Books, which will be posted to customers, can be ordered by telephone at 01297 33744, via e mail at or via its website at

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