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Oldest Outfitters Shut Up Shop

One of the oldest gentlemen's outfitters in the region is shutting up shop. The Famous of Cheltenham has been in business for 126 years, but the family have decided not to take out a new lease on the building.

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Cheltenham store closes its "Famous" menswear department

This photo of the store was taken in the 1890s Credit: The Famous

A shop in Cheltenham is closing its menswear department after trading from the same place for 126 years. The Famous of Cheltenham will continue to sell schoolwear but will move to a different premises because its current lease is ending. The shop has been in the same family since 1896.

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