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Old 6 Jan 2007, 23:56 (Ref:1808594)   #1
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Books: Mill House Books - no longer trading. BUT RISES FROM THE ASHES!

Just went to millhousebooks.co.uk only to see this message:

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Sadly Mill House Books is no longer trading

For further details please contact Steven from the official receivers office in Nottingham on [removed number]
Very sad news - I've bought quite a few books there over the years and always found their service excellent, not to mention picking up quite a few bargains in their sales.

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Old 7 Jan 2007, 00:07 (Ref:1808599)   #2
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Absolutely gutted. I was going to order from them with my next pay cheque.

Very sad news, they had so many bargains and I was a loyal customer. So many of my books are from them.
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Old 7 Jan 2007, 11:18 (Ref:1808732)   #3
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That's not good...has anyone heard why they're not trading any more?

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Old 7 Jan 2007, 13:29 (Ref:1808812)   #4
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I suspect the clue is in the two words 'official receiver'...
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Old 7 Jan 2007, 13:54 (Ref:1808833)   #5
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Apologies, didn't read properly and presumed he was someone to do with the company itself.
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Old 7 Jan 2007, 14:17 (Ref:1808847)   #6
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I read about that, I think the official receivers are PWC. I know they've been called in to "do the do" with a record/cd company that has also gone bang. could be mistaken it was on Times on line.
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Old 7 Jan 2007, 19:11 (Ref:1808986)   #7
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Such a shame that, their Motor Racing directories were a series that should have continued, would have been valuable resource material.
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Old 7 Jan 2007, 19:52 (Ref:1809030)   #8
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A lot of specialist book retailers have gone the same way over the last couple of years, including Sportspages in Charing Cross Road.

It's all a result of the abolition of the Net Book Agreement about a decade ago.
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Old 7 Jan 2007, 19:56 (Ref:1809037)   #9
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And the internet book sales.
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Old 7 Jan 2007, 20:04 (Ref:1809041)   #10
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Internet book sales wouldn't have had much effect if the Net Book Agreement was in place though, as they wouldn't have been able to discount them - they would cost the same as in the high street.
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Old 7 Jan 2007, 20:05 (Ref:1809044)   #11
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It does work both ways of course. However I do see your point.
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Old 8 Jan 2007, 10:54 (Ref:1809430)   #12
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Even if the NBA was still in force, the online companies would just ship books in from abroad, as happens with DVDs already.
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Old 19 Jan 2007, 00:58 (Ref:1818973)   #13
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No!!!! I had a huge list of books I was gonna get from them now that I'm in a position to do so. Depressing.
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Old 19 Jan 2007, 18:05 (Ref:1819592)   #14
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Perhaps if you'd ordered before they may still be around
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Perhaps if you'd ordered before they may still be around
Believe me, if I had the means then I would have!
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