MAINSTREET IN THE MEDIA

It is always an honour when Mainstreet Trading Company and it’s staff get to be featured in the media. Articles such as the ones below are what help keep us on the map and let people find us in the rural Scottish Borders.

THE GUARDIAN

June 2022

‘There was practically a riot at King’s Cross’: an oral history of Harry Potter at 25

Many of you may not know that Mainstreet co-owner Rosamund de la Hey was part of the close team that worked on all 7 of the world-famous Harry Potter books. The Guardian article shares just some stories from the publishing team who helped turn a manuscript into a worldwide phenomenon.

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THE SUNDAY POST

June 2022

Bookshops, the sequel: High Street stores defy predictions of doom to survive and then thrive

Ahead of Independent Bookshop Week, Mainstreet co-owner, Rosamund de la Hey, spoke to The Sunday Post all about the beauty of being a bookseller, opening Mainstreet Trading back in 2008 and how Scotland has an absolutely FANTASTIC selection of bookshops to be discovered.

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