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Cooplands, Trinity House, 71 Paragon Street, Kingston upon Hull, 2013 This is a branch of the bakery that bought Skeltons, featured yesterday. Apparently the big yellow tiled panel once held a sign of some kind.



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  1. Hi – Loving the visit to my old home town…it is such fertile ground for your elegy to a lost world. In answer to your query the yellow tiled panel had the Skeltons logo emblazoned across it.

  2. A trivia fact attached to this cafe is that the cafe had a monument to Arthur Lucan, (Old Mother Riley), who died at the Tivoli theatre, the site of which this cafe was built on. A very surreal sight to look at whilst eating your tea and cake!

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