Fantasy Centre

One of the greatest of SF bookstores, Fantasy Centre was located on Holloway Road in northern London (coincidentally quite close to the Epicentre.

Fantasy Centre was opened in Kensal Rise in Harlesden around 1970 by Ted Ball and Dave Gibson. A bit later it moved to 157 Holloway Road and Eric Arthur subsequently replaced Dave Gibson and the two of them managed the store until closed June 13, 2009.

For a good memoir, see http://www.fiawol.org.uk/Fanstuff/THEN%20Archive/Fantasy%20Centre/FantasyCentre.htm


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